Financial Aid Calendar

Keys to Disbursement (2020-2021)

Pell Grant and Loans will be divided into two disbursements per semester.

Semester Disbursement Dates Important Dates
1st Fall Disbursement August 31, 2020

May include 1st Fall payment if enrolled by 8/25/2020 and file was completed by 7/31/2020

Payments will be disbursed every two weeks for newly completed files

2nd Fall Disbursement October 30, 2020

May include Fall payment for late start classes if enrolled by 10/27/2020 and starts by 11/6/2020

Fall priority loan requests due by 11/16/2020

1st Spring Disbursement February 1, 2021

Fall Financial Aid Appeals due by 11/16/2020

Spring Financial Aid Appeals due by 4/16/2021

2nd Spring Disbursement

April 2, 2021*

May include Spring payment for late start classes if enrolled by 3/29/2021 and starts by 4/9/2021
    Spring priority loan requests due by 4/16/2021 
    California College Promise Grant applications due by 5/26/2021

Disbursement Details

  • Disbursements are issued to students with a completed Financial Aid file, enrolled and will be confirmed with an "Official Award Notification" email. 

  • The Financial Aid office will request disbursements every two weeks for students who completed a Financial Aid file between the disbursement dates.
  • Students receiving Loans, Work Study, and Cal grant must be enrolled in at least 6 units to receive the disbursement.
  • Students on Financial Aid Disqualification are not eligible for disbursement unless a Financial Aid Appeal has been submitted and approved.
  • West Valley Mission Community College District has partnered with BankMobile to deliver your financial aid disbursements.
  • View our institution's contract with BankMobile, a Division of Customers Bank.
  • Please notify our office if you have not received your Refund Selection Kit in the mail.
Last Updated 8/6/20