Financial Aid Disbursements for 2013-2014 Academic Year

Important Information:
  • If student's application is complete prior to start of term, please refer to the Disbursement Dates listed below.
  • If student's file is complete after start of term, funds will disburse the following Monday.
  • All funds disburse on Monday and reach Higher One Card by Friday.
  • In case of adding/dropping units after a disbursement of funds, amount paid may be adjusted accordingly. In some cases reversal of a disbursement may occur.
  • To check status of your Financial Aid application or disbursement, please go to your MyPortal account at www.MyPortal.fhda.edu.
Disbursement Dates:

Pell Grant and Americorps:
Summer 2013 July 4
Fall 2013 1st disbursement: September 26, 2nd disbursement: November 7
Winter 2014 1st disbursement: January 9, 2nd disbursement: February 20
Spring 2014 1st disbursement: April 10, 2nd disbursement: May 22

SEOG, EOPS Grant and Care Grant:
Fall 2013 November 7
Winter 2014 February 20
Spring 2014 May 22
Dollars in a pile

Cal Grant:
Fall 2013 September 26
Winter 2014 January 9
Spring 2014 April 10

Direct Loans:
Summer 2013 July 4
Fall 2013 September 26
Winter 2014 January 9
Spring 2014 April 10

Scholarships:
Most scholarships are paid in lump sum of total amount upon verification of enrollment (in at least 6 units, unless scholarship states differently) or verification of transfer.

Work-Study:
On the 15th of every month after online time sheet is approved.