Important dates

Fall 2016

March 1
VCU's FAFSA priority filing date for the 2016-2017 academic year.

August 17
Priority deadline for new Federal Direct Loan (DL) borrowers to complete Master Promissory Notes (MPN) and Entrance Counseling to ensure timely loan disbursement for fall 2016.

August 25
Classes begin and the first day of Federal Work Study for 2016-2017.

October 2
Last day to submit Unusual Enrollment History (UEH) Certifications, Unusual Enrollment History (UEH) Appeals, Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Appeals, Dependency Override Requests, and/or Change of Income Requests for consideration for fall 2016 aid.

Spring 2017

January 19
Classes begin and the first day of Federal Work Study for the spring 2017 semester.

March 4
Last day to submit Unusual Enrollment History (UEH) Certifications, Unusual Enrollment History (UEH) Appeals, Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Appeals, Dependency Override Requests, and/or Change of Income Requests for consideration for spring 2017 aid.