How To Apply for Summer Financial Aid

Procedures to Apply for Summer Session(s) Aid

  1. Retrieve a summer application from the Office of Financial Aid and/or retrieve it online and print it out.
  2. Applications will only be processed if students are registered for summer classes.
  3. Submit the completed application to the Office of Financial Aid (OFA) , Montebello rm A203
  4. Allow 2 to 4 weeks for Financial Advisors to determine your aid eligibility and to process your award. Your award will be posted on WebSIS.  You should Accept or decline your aid immediately
  5. Aid will consist of residual aid that was not awarded during the Fall or Spring semesters for current school year.
  6. Residual aid could consist of federal aid, Pell, Subsidized and Unsubsidized Loans.
  7. Private Alternative loans can be used for the summer sessions.
  8. If it is determined that you are not eligible to receive residual/additional OFA you will be notified via your MSU email address.
  9. If parents are applying for the Direct Plus loan apply early using the summer sessions as the loan periods.

Summer Registration per University Calendar dates are as follows:

Early Registration – March 26 – April 13, 2012

Late Registration and last day to register - May 22, 2012