Office of Financial Aid
Welcome to the University of the District of Columbia's Office of Financial Aid. We have committed ourselves to helping students bridge the gap between their personal resources and the cost of attending school. We strive to maintain the highest standards of customer service to our students, staff, administration and the entire community.
Fall 2014 - Important Dates
|Extended Aid Application Deadline to Have Funds in Time for Fall*||Friday, July 11th|
|Financial Aid Office Closed for Processing||Each Friday, Effective June 20th through July 25th|
|Skip The Trip (Online Chat 9:00-5:00) (http://www.udc.edu/financial_aid/office_financial_aid )||Monday, August 11th through Friday August 22nd|
|Fall 2014 Semester Begins||Monday, August 25th|
|Book Authorizations||Monday, August 18th - Friday, August 29th|
|Aid Suspension (SAP)Appeal Form Deadline||Wednesday, August 20th|
|Deadline for Instructors to Verify In-Class Attendance||Monday, September 8th|
Tuesday, September 9th
|Exit Counseling for Fall Graduates*** www.studentloans.gov||Monday, December 1st – Friday, December 12th|
*Students who do not meet the priority application deadline are strongly encouraged to make payment arrangements at https://udc.afford.com/Home to ensure their classes are not dropped for non-payment.
**Once aid has disbursed, allow up to 14 days for receipt of refund.
*** Exit Counseling is required of all students who have borrowed Federal Student Loans while attending UDC.
Attention Transfer Applicants to UDC who will seek Financial Aid
If you have or will request Financial Aid (via FAFSA), the University requires--- for financial aid purposes --- verification of high school completion.
In addition to your college transcripts, please submit a high school transcript or GED transcript to complete your admissions application. This applies to Transfer applicants who intend to request UDC Financial Aid. You will be denied packaging for Financial Aid if your high school transcript is not on file!