We will guarantee a 2023-2024 Financial Aid Offer before school begins if you complete all your outstanding financial aid requirements by May 26, 2023
We will guarantee a 2024-2025 Financial Aid Offer before school begins if you complete all your outstanding financial aid requirements by May 24, 2024
You will not experience long wait times with the financial aid office before Fall 2023 begins August 11, 2023..
You will not experience long wait times with the financial aid office before Fall 2024 begins August 12, 2024..
You will be provided with a Financial Aid Offer for 2023-2024, no later than July 1, 2023.
You will be provided with a Financial Aid Offer for 2024-2025, no later than July 5, 2024.
Remember, apply and complete your financial aid requirements early. You will increase your chances of receiving more aid. Some grants are awarded on first-come, first-served basis such as Federal Work-Study.
If eligible, you will receive aid during the first week of school.
1st Disbursement: August 11, 2023 and weekly thereafter on Fridays
1st Disbursement: January 5, 2024 and weekly thereafter on Fridays
1st Disbursement: will take place on June 2. 2024, and weekly thereafter on Fridays
2nd Disbursement: September 05, 2023
2nd Disbursement: January 29, 2024
Note: Summer grants are disbursed in one payment. Federal Direct Loans follow the 30-day delay for first time borrowers.
*30-day delay for first time borrowers of loans will disburse after September 22, 2023
**Second disbursement of Fall Only Loan: October 16, 2023
*30-day delay for first time borrowers of loans will disburse after February 16, 2024
**Second disbursement of Spring Only Loan: March 11, 2024
You will receive your refund 4 to 21 days after a payment appears on your MyVCCCD portal account, depending on the payment method you chose and the date your classes begin. The date noted on your MyVCCCD portal is an internal processing date ONLY. Please be aware this is NOT the disbursement date for your funds. Your payment schedule reflects a full-time enrollment assumption. If you are not enrolled full-time, the amount you will receive will be less and prorated based on your actual enrollment.
NO REVISIONS will be made to your financial aid award(s) after the Pell Recalculation Date. This means that your award will increase or decrease according to your enrollment status as of the dates below: