Important Dates to Remember

  2018 - 2019
April 16, 2018 Begin checking your student e-mail for information regarding your 2018-2019 Student Aid Report.
May 21, 2018 First day to submit appeals for 18-19 Financial Aid. 
July 5, 2018 Deadline for all 17-18 Financial Aid appeals. 
July 26, 2018 Deadline for all 17-18 Financial Aid documents and BOG Fee Waiver application.  
September 2, 2018 Second chance postmark deadline for Cal Grants for community college students only. Both the FAFSA and the GPA Verification Form must be postmarked by this date.
October 1, 2018 You can file your FAFSA for the next school year. File your next year’s FAFSA as soon as possible after October 1st.
November 15, 2018 Deadline for Fall 2018 Financial Aid Appeals
March 1, 2019 The Merced College Foundation Scholarship application and booklet is available in the Financial Aid Office and online.
March 2, 2019 Postmark deadline for Cal Grants. Both the GPA Verification Form and the FAFSA must be postmarked by this date. Please note this is the deadline for CADA students to apply for Cal Grant.
*If you have completed 16 degree applicable units at Merced College your GPA Verification will be sent electronically.
March 29, 2019 4PM Deadline for turning in your Merced College Foundation Scholarship application. 
April  18, 2019 Deadline for Spring 2019 Financial Aid Appeals
July 2, 2019 Deadline for Summer 2019 Financial Aid Appeals