Calendar of Financial Aid

2021 Calendar Year

Beginning January 1

Complete the 2021-2022 version of the FAFSA for the aid year beginning fall semester 2021 and ending summer session 2022.

January 1 to March 1

Notify the Office of Financial Aid via StuInfo if you are considering summer 2021 enrollment and would like to apply for summer aid. You must also submit the 2020-2021 FAFSA to receive summer aid.

January 11

Spring semester 2021 classes begin. A late enrollment fee of $100 is assessed for students enrolling on or after this date.

February 1

2020-2021 Special Condition Application deadline.
First deferred spring semester 2021 payment due.

March 1

Second (last) deferred spring semester 2021 payment due.

Mid-March to April 1

If you correctly filed the 2021-2022 FAFSA, you can expect to receive your 2021-2022 financial aid award notice from MSU in this timeframe. If you were asked for any additional documentation, please respond promptly.

Mid-April

Expect to receive your summer session 2021 registration bill if you've already enrolled.

Early May

Summer session 2021 MAD due.
Full fee payment schedule and deferred payment plan dates are listed on the Controller's Office website.

Mid-May through Mid-August

Summer session 2021 classes held.

Late July

Fall semester 2021 registration bills will be available in Stuinfo for most students.
New students: You won't receive your registration bill until after you have completed orientation.

Mid August

Fall semester 2021 MAD due for most students.
Full fee payment schedule and deferred payment plan dates are listed on the Controller's Office website.

September 1

Fall semester 2021 classes begin. A late enrollment fee of $100 is assessed for students enrolling on or after this date.

October 1

First deferred fall semester 2021 payment due.

November 1

Second (last) deferred fall semester 2021 payment due.

Mid November

Spring semester 2022 registration bills will be available in StuInfo.
Full fee payment schedule and deferred payment plan dates are listed on the Controller's Office website.

Early December

Spring semester 2022 MAD due.

December 17

Last day of fall semester 2021 classes and exams.