Fall 2018 Financial Aid Disbursement and Refund Information
Fall 2018 financial aid will begin to be disbursed to your student account on Sunday, August 19, 2018. Refunds from the first disbursement run are expected to be available by Friday, August 24. Additional information regarding the Fall 2018 financial aid, scholarship and billing process is available by reviewing the Important Fall 2018 Financial Aid Information.
Apply Now for 2018-2019 Financial Aid
Federal School Code: 001775
We encourage all students to apply for financial aid by submitting the 2018-2019 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered for financial aid programs for Fall 2018, Spring 2019 or Summer 2019. The 2018-2019 application process will use 2016 income and tax data.
Students must be admitted to the University of Illinois before financial aid processing begins. We began sending 2018-2019 Financial Aid Award Letters on February 13, 2018. Students that have been awarded a merit-based scholarship were notified prior to March 1, 2018.
2018-2019 Children of Veterans (COV) Tuition Waiver
The application for the 2018-2019 COV Tuition Waiver is now available. The COV Award is a four-year tuition waiver at the University of Illinois awarded to natural or legally adopted children of service members. Please see the application form for eligibility requirements and additional details. Our priority deadline for submission was January 2, 2018. Applications will be accepted until October 1, 2018.