Spring 2016 Financial Aid Disbursement and Refund Information

Spring 2016 financial aid will begin to be disbursed to your student account on Sunday, January 10, 2016. Refunds from the first disbursement run are expected to be available by Friday, January 15. Additional information regarding the Spring 2016 financial aid, scholarship and billing process is available by reviewing the Important Spring 2016 Financial Aid Information.

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Federal School Code: 001775

We encourage all students to apply for financial aid. Apply online by submitting the 2016-2017 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). To be fully considered for all financial aid programs, Illinois residents should apply by February 12, 2016. Non-Illinois residents should apply by March 15, 2016.

Academic awards and scholarships are primarily awarded by the college or department in which the student is enrolled. Search for a scholarship will help you identify scholarships.

If you have not already done so, we encourage current students to complete the 2015-2016 FAFSA online now to apply for Spring 2016 and/or Summer 2016 financial aid.

Children of Veterans Tuition Waiver (COV)

The application for the 2016-2017 COV Tuition Waiver is now available. The COV Award is a four-year tuition waiver at the University of Illinois awarded to natural or legally adopted children of service members. Please see the application form for eligibility requirements and additional details.


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