All students submit the FAFSA to meet the March 1 priority deadline. Undergraduates complete the CSS/PROFILE to meet the March 1 priority deadline.
Enrollment agreements for Study Abroad Programs due February 15 for upcoming year-long and fall-only programs.
March 1 priority deadline for all students seeking financial aid to have submitted the FAFSA and, for undergraduates, also the CSS/PROFILE applications. Applications received after March 1 are considered and awarded as funds permit.
Notification of aid eligibility begins for the upcoming year. All students notified by email sent to your official UNC-Chapel Hill email address. Awards may be viewed at your ConnectCarolina Student Center “Financial Aid” pages. Financial aid notifications will continue throughout the year as applications are received.
Registration begins for summer sessions. Check the Summer School website for exact dates. Summer financial aid eligibility will automatically be determined for those with current financial aid applications from the prior school year.
Attend Orientation Sessions for General Financial Aid Questions and Federal Work-Study Program Orientation.
Fall semester financial aid disburses to student accounts the first week of classes for students with complete aid awards who are registered and meet eligibility requirements. Students should monitor your financial aid and University student account via your ConnectCarolina Student Center. See Disbursement FAQs.
Federal Work-Study eligible students begin contacting supervisors to setup interview appointments to secure a job.
Enrollment Agreements for Spring Only and Summer Study Abroad programs are due.