Important Updates

  • The 2024-25 FAFSA and CADAA applications will open in December 2023. Visit FAFSA Simplification for details.
  • UC Davis students who are victims of the Maui Fires may be eligible for funding. Visit Basic Needs for details.
  • If you have been selected for verification, please complete the requirements as soon as possible. For details, visit Verification.
  • For California Middle Class Scholarship updates, please visit MCS.

Important Dates for Financial Aid

Fall Quarter 2023

September 25 - December 15, 2023


Emergency, Short-Term, and Assistant Loans available to borrow against fall aid  Aug 28
Fall 2023 Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) waiver deadline Sep 1
Fee payment deadline Sep 15

Fall quarter begins

Sep 25
Fall quarter instruction begins
Verify your Participation within the first four (4) weeks of instruction
Sep 27
Last day to change from full-time to part-time status Oct 10
Priority deadline to confirm Academic Participation for the fall quarter Oct 24
Final deadline to confirm Academic Participation for the fall quarter Oct 31
Academic Participation Appeal / Supplemental Evidence of Academic Activity (SEVACT) available if completing participation after the final deadline Nov 1
Deadline to apply for Emergency, Short-Term, and Assistant Loans for fall quarter  Nov 8
Graduate students with an unpaid balance will be canceled from future registration TBD
Fall quarter instruction ends Dec 8
Fall quarter ends Dec 15