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Important Dates & Deadlines



  • April 1, 2014
    Fall Financial Aid Deadline. Submit California Western Financial Aid Application to Financial Aid Office. Submit your 2014-2015 FAFSA or Renewal FAFSA to the Federal processor by this date. Exception: new students admitted for the fall term after March 18 must submit their California Western Financial Aid Application and FAFSA within two weeks of their admission date, or be considered late.

  • Late August, 2014
    New students and first-time borrowers should complete their online Entrance Counseling sessions by now. All students must complete Entrance Counseling before receiving Federal aid for the first time at CWSL.

  • Late August, 2014
    Fall disbursements available at Business Office no earlier than the first day of classes (for new students, no earlier than Orientation). A student's financial aid file must be complete before a disbursement can be made; students selected for verification must have submitted all their verification documents before their files can be considered complete.

  • Last week of August, 2014
    The Federal Work-Study job book will become available at the Financial Aid Office counter. Students must have received an award notification showing an FWS award to be able to apply for these positions.



  • October 15, 2014
    Spring Financial Aid Deadline. Submit California Western Financial Aid Application to Financial Aid Office. Submit your 2014-2015 FAFSA or Renewal FAFSA to the Federal processor by this date. Exception: new students admitted for the spring term after October 1 must submit their California Western Financial Aid Application and FAFSA within two weeks of their admission date, or be considered late.

  • Late December, 2014 - Early January, 2015
    New students and first-time borrowers should complete their online Entrance Counseling sessions by now. All students must complete Entrance Counseling before receiving Federal aid for the first time at CWSL.

  • First week of January, 2015
    Spring disbursements available at Business Office no earlier than the first day of classes. A student's financial aid file must be complete before a disbursement can be made; students selected for verification must have submitted all their verification documents before their files can be considered complete.

  • First week of January, 2015
    The Federal Work-Study job book will become available at the Financial Aid Office counter. Students must have received an award notification showing an FWS award to be able to apply for these positions. 

     



  • February 21, 2014
    Summer Financial Aid Deadline. Submit California Western Financial Aid Application to Financial Aid Office. If not already completed, submit your 2013-2014 FAFSA or Renewal FAFSA to the Federal processor by this date. Students who wish to use Federal Work-Study during a summer break where they take no classes should also submit a 2014-2015 FAFSA or Renewal FAFSA.

  • First week of May, 2014
    Summer disbursements available at Business Office no earlier than the first day of classes. A student's financial aid file must be complete before a disbursement can be made; students selected for verification must have submitted all their verification documents before their files can be considered complete.

  • First week of May, 2014
    The Federal Work-Study job book will become available at the Financial Aid Office counter. Students must have received an award notification showing an FWS award to be able to apply for these positions.