Financial Aid Processing Update

2018-2019 FAFSA & DREAM (includes Fall 18, Spr 19 & Sum 19)

SCC To Do List items

We are currently processing your file if you submitted your:

2018-2019 To Do List items between Feb. 27-Mar 12, 2019 (all TASKS items show “RECEIVED”).

Financial Aid Awards

Awards continue to display on a rolling basis based on file completion and enrollment.

You may view your Fall 18: Fall 18-Sum 19 Award in eServices under Aid Year 2019.

  • Aid is not released until after students begin coursework.
  • Awards are postponed if coursework is added/dropped during the week of expected payment.
  • If you have already collected your initial grant eligibility, no further grant funds will be awarded for changes in enrollment until the second disbursement unless a student requests a manual adjustment.
  • The Direct Loan Request is displayed in eServices under Aid Year 2018-2019 after your award is displayed.

Loan processing takes 3-4 weeks from loan award request/acceptance. Loans cannot be requested until 2018-2019 Financial Aid Award displays in eServices.

Loans do not release until you are actively enrolled in 6 Financial Aid eligible units.

Financial Aid disbursements

Funds release to BankMobile every Friday (excluding Holidays) during the semester beginning with the Friday before each term begins (loans only). If you set up your disbursement to move to your bank, you should have access to the funds 2-3 business days later.

*NOTE: The disbursement date displayed in eServices is the general 1st and 2nd disbursement dates of each term. Each student disbursement is unique to their form requirements, file review, term of enrollment, course start dates, and award type.

SAP Appeals

Spring 19 Appeals are reviewed on a weekly basis up to the end of the term or the last day of student term enrollment.

Reviewing Spring 2019 SAP Appeal Received as of Mar. 8, 2019

Appeal for Special Circumstance

Reviewing 2018-2019 Appeal for Special Circumstance received as of Jan. 24, 2019.


Reviewing Spring 2019 Consortium Agreement Requests received as of Mar. 11, 2019

Intra-District College Change form submitted to SCC for Spring 2019

SCC   to   ARC, CRC, FLC:     Feb. 19, 2019 

FLC, CRC, ARC   to   SCC:      Jan. 22, 2019

(excluding students who must add college/change major or have all W/F/I marks in Fall 2018)


Updating forms to Received as of Mar. 17, 2019

Uploaded Documents

Updating forms to Received as of Mar. 14, 2019


This information was last updated Mar. 22, 2019