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Student Financial Aid Deadline Dates

October 1, 2021: FAFSA Renewal Begins for 2022-2023

Earliest date that the Federal Needs Analysis System will accept 2022 through 2023 FAFSA forms for processing. Studies and parents should use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool (DRT) using their filed 2020 federal tax information.

February 1, 2022: MUSC 2022-2023 Loan Applications Available

Loan application(s) will be available to complete on our website for the 2022-2023 academic year.

February 14, 2022: Financial Aid Processing Begins

Financial Aid Staff begins to review and process forms for completed submissions for the 2022-2023 academic year.

March 1, 2022: Summer Start Priority Deadline

For students whose programs begin in Summer 2022, the priority deadline to have 2022-2023 FAFSA and loan request forms submitted to the MUSC Financial Aid Office. Meeting the Priority Deadline ensures that your financial aid package will be processed in time for your Summer tuition payment due date. If you miss the priority deadline, submit your FAFSA as soon as possible. You will still be entitled to your full federal Direct Loan eligibility, but other campus-based funds (Work-Study, Health and Human Services Loans and certain Grants) may be depleted.

April 1, 2022: Summer Award Letters

Summer award letters will begin going out for the 2022-2023 academic year for those students with completed applications who are starting in Summer 2022.

May 1, 2022: Fall Start Priority Deadline

For students whose programs begin in Fall 2022, the priority deadline to have 2022-2023 FAFSA and loan request forms submitted to the MUSC Financial Aid Office. Meeting the Priority Deadline ensures that your financial aid package will be processed in time for your Fall tuition payment due date. If you miss the priority deadline, submit your FAFSA as soon as possible. You will still be entitled to your full federal Direct Loan eligibility, but other campus-based funds (Work-Study, Health and Human Services Loans and certain Grants) may be depleted.

June 17, 2022: Fall Award Letters

Fall award letters will begin going out for the 2022-2023 academic year for those students with completed applications who are starting in Fall 2022.

October 1, 2022: Spring Start Priority Deadline

For students whose programs begin in Spring 2023, the priority deadline to have 2022-2023 FAFSA and loan request forms submitted to the MUSC Financial Aid Office. Meeting the Priority Deadline ensures that your financial aid package will be processed in time for your tuition payment due date. If you miss the priority deadline, submit your FAFSA as soon as possible. You will still be entitled to apply for your full federal Direct Loan eligibility, but other campus-based funds (Work-Study and Health and Human Services Loans and certain Grants) may be depleted.

November 18, 2022: Spring Award Letters

Spring award letters will begin going out for the 2022-2023 academic year for those students with completed applications who are starting in Spring 2023.

February 1, 2023

Last date loan application(s) will be accepted for processing for the 2022-2023 academic year.