Financial Aid Deadlines

Deadlines Throughout the Year


Financial aid recipients undergo what is called Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP). This means that financial aid recipients must be completing at least 66% of all credits attempted.

January 1 - New FAFSA
Next year's Free Application for Financial Aid (FAFSA) is available online,Personal Identification Number (PIN) required. Paper copies are available at high schools, colleges, and universities. FAFSA may be filed anytime now.
March 1 - Summer School Financial Aid
Summer Financial Aid Application will be available on March 15th.
Contact Finanacial aid office for more information.
March 15 - FAFSA should be filed by now
Stout's priority filing date for the FAFSA, apply for next academic year by this date if possible before need based grants are depleted.
April 15 - Tax Deadline
Tax deadline with the IRS. Keep copies of your tax documents, which may be needed by the Financial Aid Office.
Late May - Satisfactory Academic Progress

Financial aid recipients undergo what is called Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP). This means that financial aid recipients must be completing at least 66% of all credits attempted.

June 1 - Summer Application Deadline
Summer session deadline for applying for financial aid.
May, June, July - Entrance Counseling
New Direct Stafford loan borrowers must complete entrance counseling online at http://studentloans.gov
Early August - MPN and Bill
Master promissory notes for new Stafford loan borrowers are e-mailed.
Billing statements for fall are e-mailed from the Business Office with payment plan information.
Early September - Credit and Refund
Fall financial aid is credited to your account and any remaining funds after these charges are paid will be returned to the Student in the form of a refund. Refunds will be automatically sent to students' Stout OneAccount, unless specified otherwise.
Late December
Satisfactory Academic Progress is measured and warning letters are sent for financial aid recipients failing to complete 66% of all credits attempted.