Students should familiarize themselves with the important dates below.

DATE EVENT/DEADLINE
OCTOBER 1, 2022 USF Student Financial Services cancels any 2022-23 financial aid offers not “accepted.
FAFSA applications for the 2022-23 academic year will be available online at studentaid.gov. Our Title IV code is 001325 and it must be listed on your FAFSA.
DECEMBER 1, 2022 Final deadline to submit any Cost of Attendance (COA) budget adjustment forms for the Fall 2022 semester. Forms submitted AFTER December 1 will still be processed but refunds will not be made until after January 3, 2023.
DECEMBER 2, 2022 Anticipated Spring 2023 semester bills posted on myUSF online student accounts.
JANUARY 3, 2023 Spring 2023 Tuition Payment Deadline.
Spring 2023 Financial Aid Disbursement
The Student Financial Services Office begins financial aid disbursement on January 3, 2023, and will continue processing disbursements for any late spring registrants or late financial aid recipients twice a week, on Mondays and Wednesdays.
Spring 2023 Financial Aid Refund
If a refund is due to you after your tuition bill is paid, the first scheduled refund will be processed on January 3, 2023. Please allow 3-5 business days AFTER funds disburse to receive funds via direct deposit. Direct deposit information is available online via your myUSF online student portal. If you did not set up direct deposit, a refund will be sent to your local address. Refund checks are usually received 10-15 business days after funds are disbursed. Refunds are processed twice a week by the USF Student Accounts office on Mondays and Wednesdays.
FEBRUARY 1, 2022 New Law Students – Priority deadline to submit 2022-23 FAFSA
Submitting a FAFSA by this date is especially important for new law students in order to receive a financial aid award notice in early April.
MARCH 1, 2022 Continuing Law Students- Priority deadline to submit 2022-23 FAFSA
Submitting a FAFSA by this date is especially important for continuing law students needing Federal Work-Study aid for the upcoming Fall 2022 & Spring 2023 academic year.
APRIL 1, 2022 Summer 2022 Intent to Enroll (ITE) due
Applications for Summer 2022 financial aid are due and must be submitted to the Law Financial Aid Office. All applicants must have completed a 2021-22 FAFSA at Federal Student Aid.
Financial Aid Award Notification for 2022-23 academic year
The USF Financial Aid Office will begin financial aid award processing in mid-March for all USF students as long as your 2022-23 FAFSA has been received. In early April, USF continuing students will be notified via e-mail sent to your usfca.edu e-mail account. Newly admitted students for Fall 2022 will be notified via U.S. mail, as long as 2022-23 FAFSA has been received. All USF students will be able to view financial aid award information online via your myUSF student portal.

Final deadline to complete and submit a 2022-23 FAFSA for financial aid for the current 2022-23 academic year at Federal Student Aid.

Final deadline to submit any Cost of Attendance (COA) budget adjustment forms for the Spring 2022 semester.
MAY 1, 2022 Summer 2022 tuition due
MAY 15, 2022 Priority deadline to “accept” the Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan online for the 2022-23 academic year via your myUSF online student portal.
 

Priority deadline to “accept” the Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan online for the 2022-23 academic year via your myUSF online student portal.

If you are awarded this aid after May 15, you can still “accept” this aid after May 15, but you should do so as soon as possible to insure proper processing for the upcoming Fall 2022 semester.

Failure to “accept” this federal aid in a timely manner could jeopardize your ability to utilize the aid to help pay for your Fall 2022 semester tuition bill which is due on August 1.

IMPORTANT: Applicants admitted after July 15 should “accept” their Unsubsidized Loan award as soon it is made available to help with your fall semester bill. Late admits will be provided additional assistance to insure their financial aid processing is complete before the fall semester payment deadline of August 1.

JUNE 15, 2022 New Borrowers only – Begin completing Master Promissory Note (MPN) and Online Entrance Counseling requirements for Federal Direct Unsubsidized and PLUS Loans at Federal Student Aid website.

The University Financial Aid Office begins updating continuing law students’ financial aid records to note 2022-23 PLUS Loan applications and credit approval notices; PLUS Loan applications and credit approvals for new admits will be updated to your respective financial aid records after the June 21 second deposit deadline.
AUGUST 1, 2022 Fall 2022 Tuition Payment Deadline.

Priority deadline to complete direct deposit enrollment. 
You do not need to re-enroll if you are already enrolled and your bank account still active. Direct deposit enrollment information is available at myUSF.
AUGUST 15, 2022 Earliest scheduled Fall 2022 Financial Aid Disbursement
AUGUST 22, 2022

Earliest estimated receipt of Fall 2022 direct deposit financial aid refunds. Direct deposit refunds are received approximately 3-5 business days AFTER funds are disbursed. Direct deposit enrollment information is available at myUSF.

OCTOBER 1, 2022 USF Financial Aid Office cancels any 2022-23 financial aid offers not “accepted” by USF students.

*Dates subject to change at any time for correction of errors or change in policies

Financial Aid Documents

Scholarship Forms

  • Arthur C. Zief Jr. Scholarship Application
  • Bretzlaff Scholarship Application
  • Herbert C. Jensen Scholarship Application

Other Forms