The Citadel

The Military College of South Carolina

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Application and Award Timetable

It is important to file your paperwork at the right time to receive the optimal financial assistance toward your education at The Citadel. This timetable is designed to keep you informed about application deadlines and the annual financial aid schedule in our office. Please click twice on The Financial Aid Process graphic to enlarge.


financial-aid-process

January

  • First week: financial Aid disbursed for the current spring semester

February

  • 28: FAFSA priority deadline
  • Continue assembling financial aid packages for incoming freshmen

March

  • 15: Summer school financial aid application available
  • Mid-month: Upperclass scholarship application posted online
  • South Carolina Teacher and Career Changer Loan Applications available for upcoming school year

April

  • 01: Ongoing freshman financial aid award notifications for upcoming academic year
  • Cease processing financial aid for current academic year
  • 15: Summer school financial aid application priority deadline

May

  • Disburse financial aid for Maymester
  • 05: Upperclass scholarship application closes
  • Package upperclass financial aid accounts, including scholarships
  • Set up fall tuition payment plans with Treasurer's Office

June

  • Disburse financial aid for Summer Session I

July

  • 01: Deadline to apply for financial aid for the upcoming year and to have aid available in time for fall fee payment
  • Disburse financial aid for Summer Session II

August

  • Fall Semester fees payment deadline
  • Disburse financial aid for Fall Semester

October

  • 01 FAFSA opens up for the academic year beginning the following fall; for example, for the 2017-18 academic year, the 2017-18 FAFSA opens on October 1st, 2016.
  • Priority deadline for the current FAFSA to be received at The Citadel for upcoming spring semester (does not apply if you received aid at The Citadel for current Fall Semester)

 November

  • Freshman award notices begin for upcoming full academic year

 

 

 

Scholarship Award Timetable

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