2014-2015 Academic Year Calendar 

General

  • January 1 - Submit 2014-2015 FAFSA to the Department of Education.
  • March 1 - This is UMB's priority award date. You should file your FAFSA as soon as possible after January 1 and before this date.
  • April 1 - Awarding for the 2014-2015 academic year begins.  Returning students should check their University e-mail addresses.  New students should check the e-mail they listed on the FAFSA on a regular basis! No paper notification will be sent to students.  When you receive e-mail notification that you have been awarded, you will be directed to SURFS to view and accept or decline your offer of financial aid.  More detailed instructions regarding financial aid on SURFS can be found by clicking here.
  • November 1 - Awarding for students admitted to the spring 2015 semester begins. Returning students should check their University e-mail addresses. New students should check the e-mail they listed on the FAFSA on a regular basis!  When you receive e-mail notification that you have been awarded, you will be directed to SURFS to view and accept or decline your offer of financial aid.  More detailed instructions regarding financial aid on SURFS can be found by clicking here.

Students will be awarded by school in: 

  • April - Law, Medical, Dental, Physical Therapy, Pharmacy, Social Work
  • May - Nursing, Medical Technology, Dental Hygiene, Graduate School 

Student Award Disbursements

Student award disbursements will be scheduled by program.  The following is a tentative disbursement schedule:

Program

Date

Dental Years 1 & 2

July

Dental Years 3 & 4

July

Dental Post-Grad

June

Dental Hygiene

August

Graduate

August

Law

August

Nursing

August

Medical Research Technology

August

Medical Years 1 & 2

August

Medical Years 3 & 4

June

Pharmacy

August

Physical Therapy Transitional (DPT)

August

Physical Therapy Year 1

May  (summer disbursement)

Physical Therapy Year 2

June  (summer disbursement)

Physical Therapy Year 3

June  (summer disbursement)

Social Work

August