Financial Aid Dates and Deadlines

Financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis with priority given to students who complete their application by March 2nd of each year. The school will review your application and may request more information if it is necessary to complete your file. You will receive an award letter once the College has received your Student Aid Report (SAR) from the federal government.

2022-2023 Verification Document Deadline Policy:

In order to retain priority as part of an award package, the verification process must be completed by the end of the 2023 summer semester. Priority aid at Hartnell College includes, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG) and Federal Work Study.

In order to retain federal aid (Federal Pell Grant and Federal Direct Loans) as part of the award package, the verification process must be completed by whicever is sooner:

  • within 120 days of the student's last date of enrollment
  • by July 29, 2023 for new verification forms or
  • by August 5, 2023 for follow up verification forms

 

Hartnell College School Code: 001209

Important Dates and Deadlines

Date Description
July 29, 2022 Deadline to submit new verification forms and documentation for the 2021-2022 academic year.
August 5, 2022 Deadline to submit follow up documentation for the 2021-2022 academic year.
September 9, 2022 Financial Aid census for the Fall 2022 semester. Your enrollment status on this date will be used to determine your financial aid eligibility.  No other adjustments will be made to your financial aid beyond this date unless you withdraw from all classes.  If your financia aid is processed after census date your eligibility will be based on your enrollment at the time your file was completed.
October 1, 2022 First Day to submit the 2023-2024 FAFSA and CADAA Application (Fall 2023, Spring 2024, and Summer 2024)
November 28, 2022 Deadline to submit a Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) appeal for the Fall 2022 term.

November 30, 2022

 

Deadline to submit a Direct Loan Application for the Fall 2022 term.
March 2, 2023

Priority Deadline for FAFSA and CADAA for the 2023-2024 Academic Year.

Deadline to apply for Cal Grant for Fall 2023 and Spring 2024 terms.  To apply for a Cal Grant your FAFSA and CADAA must be submitted by this date.  In addition, your GPA Verification must be postmarked (mailed)/submitted to the CA Student Aid Commission no later than March 2nd.

Deadline for the Salinas Valley Promise Program.

February 3, 2023 Financial Aid census for the Spring 2023 semester. Your enrollment status on this date will be used to determine your financial aid eligibility. No other adjustments will be made to your financial aid beyond this date unless you withdraw from all classes. If your financial aid is processed after census date your eligibility will be based on your enrollment at the time your file was completed.
TBD Deadline to submit a Satisfactory Academic Process (SAP) Appeal for the Spring 2023 term. 

April 14, 2023

 

Deadline to submit a Direct Loan Application for the Spring 2023 term.
June 30, 2023 Last Day to submit a 2022-2023  FAFSA and CADAA Application (Fall 2022, Spring 2023, and Summer 2023)
July 3, 2023 Deadline to submit a Direct Loan Application for the Summer 2023 term.
July 29, 2023 Verfication deadline to submit new verification forms and documentation for the 2022-2023 academic year.
August 5, 2023 Verification deadline to submit follow up documentation for the 2022-2023 academic year.

 

Spring 2023 Disbursement Dates

Federal Pell Grant
 
File Complete Date Disbursement Date Percentage of Payment
01/17/23 01/26/23* 50%
02/07/23 02/16/23* 50%
02/21/23 03/02/23* 100%
03/07/23 03/16/23* 100%
03/21/23 03/30/23* 100%
04/11/23 04/20/23* 100%
04/25/23 05/04/23* 100%
05/09/23 05/18/23* 100%
*ACH transfers take 1-2 business days for the receiving bank to credit the money to your account. 
Cal Grant (FAFSA)
File Complete Date Disbursement Date Percentage of Payment
02/10/23 03/09/23 100%
03/17/23 04/11/23 100%
04/21/23 05/16/23 100%

 

Cal Grant (CADAA)

File Complete Date Disbursement Date Percentage of Payment
  TBD 100%
  TBD 100%