Financial Aid Calendar and Deadlines

2020-2021 Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2020

Date Events and Deadlines
August 10 - September 2 Eligible students may charge books at the ICC bookstore (by appointment only)
August 24 Fall semester begins
August 28 Aid based on total registered credits as of this day
September 8 Fall financial aid applied to student accounts
September 9 Excess aid available via direct deposit
September 23 FAFSA filing deadline for fall MN State Grant eligibility
September 24 Direct Loans for first time, first year borrowers are disbursed after this date
October 19 Mid-point of fall semester. Second half of fall-only loans are disbursed after this date.
October 31 All federal aid has been earned for students maintaining class attendance as verified by instructors (60% point in fall semester)
December 14 Last day to apply for Fall semester Direct loan
December 18 Fall semester ends

Spring Semester 2021

Date Events and Deadlines
January 4-20 Eligible students may charge books at ICC Bookstore
January 11 Spring semester begins
January 15 Aid based on total registered credits as of this day
January 26 Spring financial aid applied to student accounts
January 27 Excess aid available via direct deposit
February 1 ICC Foundation Scholarship application for 2021-2022 is available on ICC website
February 11 Direct loans disbursement date for first-time, first-year borrowers
March 1 ICC Foundation Scholarship application for 2021-2022 closes
March 15 Mid-point of semester; Direct loans disbursement date for spring-only borrowers
March 28 All federal aid has been earned for students maintaining class attendance as verified by instructors (60% point in spring semester)
May 10 Last day to apply for spring term loans
May 13 Spring semester ends