Dates & Deadlines for Grants & Loans


  • For the 2017-2018 academic year (Fall 2017 through Summer 2018) BYU must receive a valid and eligible FAFSA while you are still enrolled OR June, 30 2018, whichever comes first.
  • For the 2018-19 academic year (Fall 2018 through Summer 2019) BYU must receive a valid and eligible FAFSA while you are still enrolled OR June 30, 2019, whichever comes first.


  • If selected, you must complete verification in order to be awarded, or keep your awarded aid.
  • The deadline is 120 days from the last day of your enrollment OR August 31 of the award year; whichever comes first.


  • Tuition is due one week prior to the first day of class for each semester/term.
  • Final tuition deadline is the add/drop deadline of the specific semester/term, if not paid by this date classes will be deleted.

Semester Add/Drop Deadlines

(for Pell Grant eligibility)

  • Fall 2017 – September 12
  • Winter 2018 – January 16
  • Spring 2018 – May 8
  • Summer 2018 – July 2
  • Spring/Summer combined – July 2


  • Fall/Winter begins – Early-May 2018
  • Spring/Summer begins – Early-April 2018

    *Note: Semester only applicants will experience delays

Loan Process

  • The last day of class for the semester/term is:
    • Last day to accept awarded Direct Loans (Subsidized, Unsubsidized, PLUS).
    • Last day to submit a promissory note for MSM or Woolley Loans.


  • Fall/Winter - aid will begin posting to your student account on the tuition deadline.
  • Spring/Summer – aid will begin posting as soon as the previous term has ended.

    *Note: Your aid has to be awarded and you must meet all eligibility requirements.


  • Excess funds refunds will begin three days after the first day of class for each semester/term (with the exception of spring term, which will begin four days after). This will be sent via direct deposit, or mailed to your myBYU mailing address.*Note: Part-time students must confirm their hours with OneStop Student Services at (801)422-4104 before a refund is issued.