University of Houston-Victoria

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Calendar

Paperwork and Awarding Timelines

January 15
Fall priority application deadline

March 15
Summer priority application deadline

March 15 - May 10
All documents turned in during this timeframe will be processed within one week of receipt. Awarding will occur within one week of the last document being processed. If corrections to your FAFSA are necessary, allow an additional week.

May 11 - July 26
All documents turned in during this timeframe will be processed within two weeks of receipt. Awarding will occur within a week of the last document being processed. If corrections to your FAFSA are necessary, allow an additional week.

July 27 - Sept 15
All documents turned in during this timeframe will be processed within three weeks of receipt. Awarding will occur within a week of the last document being processed. If corrections to your FAFSA are necessary, allow an additional week.

October 1
FAFSA Available for the upcoming academic year

October 15
Spring priority application deadline.

Other Form Deadlines:

SAP Appeal Submission Deadline
Fall – November 20
Spring – April 9
Summer – July 9

Consortium Agreement Submission Deadline
Fall – November 16
Spring – February 26
Summer – July 2

Special Reconsideration Forms
Fall – November 16
Spring – April 1

On a case-by-case basis, consideration to process forms after the deadline will be made, if it is a viable option that will benefit the student.

1st Possible Disbursement Dates for 2020-2021

  • Fall 2020 Regular Session - August 24, 2020
  • Fall 1st 8 Week - August 24, 2020
  • Fall 2nd 8 Week - October 19, 2020
  • Spring 2021 Regular Session - January 19, 2021
  • Spring 1st 8 Week - January 19, 2021
  • Spring 2nd 8 Week - March 22, 2021
  • Summer 2021 10 Week - June 7, 2021
  • Summer 1st 5 Week - June 7, 2021
  • Summer 2nd 5 Week - July 12, 2021

1st Possible Disbursement Dates for 2021-2022

  • Fall 2021 Regular Session - August 23, 2021
  • Fall 1st 8 Week - August 23, 2021
  • Fall 2nd 8 Week - October 18, 2021
  • Spring 2022 Regular Session - January 18, 2022
  • Spring 1st 8 Week - January 18, 2022
  • Spring 2nd 8 Week - March 21, 2022
  • Summer 2022 10 Week - June 6, 2022
  • Summer 1st 5 Week - June 6, 2022
  • Summer 2nd 5 Week - July 11, 2022

Return of Title IV Funding 60th Percentage Points

60th Percentage Point for the 2020-2021 Terms and Sessions

Fall 2020

  • Fall 2020 Regular Session – October 25, 2020
  • Fall 2020 8 week 1 Session –September 25, 2020
  • Fall 2020 8 Week 2 Session – November 17, 2020

Spring 2021

  • Spring 2021 Regular Session – April 2, 2021
  • Spring 2021 8 Week 1 Session – February 19, 2021
  • Spring 2021 8 Week 2 Session – April 23, 2021

Summer 2021

  • Summer 2021 Mini Session – May 27, 2021
  • Summer 2021 - Regular Session - July 16, 2021
  • Summer 2021 5 Week 1 Session – June 26, 2021
  • Summer 2021 5 Week 2 Session – July 30, 2021

First Possible Date for Satisfactory Academic Progress Calculations

2020-2021 Award Year

  • Fall 2020 Review:  August 13, 2020
  • Spring 2020 Review:  December 21, 2020
  • Summer 2020 Review:  May 20, 2021

 

Weekly Processes

Mondays: FAFSAs are received and processed. Disbursements will be credited to student accounts. Refunds are processed the following day.

Tuesdays: Paperwork processing occurs.

Wednesdays: Disbursements will be credited to student accounts.  Refunds are processed the following day.

Thursdays: Disbursements will be credited to student accounts.  Refunds are processed the following day.  Awarding processes occur.

Fridays: Return of Title IV Funds occur for students who withdraw.