Important Updates

Important Dates for Financial Aid

Fall Quarter 2022

September 21 - December 11, 2022 Dates
Last day to file a 2022-23 Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) appeal to request aid consideration for fall quarter Aug 19

Fall 2022 Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) waiver deadline

Sep 1
Fee payment deadline Sep 15
Fall quarter financial aid refunds available through Direct Deposit or Student Accounting for eligible students Sep 19
Fall quarter begins Sep 21

Fall quarter instruction begins
Instruction start/end dates vary by program. Please refer to the GSM Academic Calendar

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The 2023-24 Free Application for Federal Financial Aid (FAFSA) and California Dream Act Applications become available Oct 1
Deadline to confirm Academic Participation for fall quarter Oct 19
Academic Participation Appeal / Supplemental Evidence of Academic Activity (SEVACT) available if completing participation after the priority deadline  TBD
Fall quarter instruction ends
Instruction start/end dates vary by program. Please refer to the GSM Academic Calendar
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Fall quarter ends Dec 11

Winter Quarter 2023

January 6 - March 26, 2023 Dates
Winter 2023 Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) waiver deadline Dec 1
Fee Payment Deadline Dec 15
Winter quarter begins  Jan 6
Winter quarter financial aid refunds available through Direct Deposit or Student Accounting for eligible students Jan 6

Winter quarter instruction begins
Instruction start/end dates vary by program. Please refer to the GSM Academic Calendar

varies
Deadline to confirm Academic Participation for winter quarter TBD
Academic Participation Appeal / Supplemental Evidence of Academic Activity (SEVACT) available if completing participation after the priority deadline  TBD
Priority Filing Deadline for 2023-24 Free Application for Federal Financial Aid (FAFSA) and California Dream Act Application Mar 2
Winter quarter instruction ends
Instruction start/end dates vary by program. Please refer to the GSM Academic Calendar
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Winter quarter ends Mar 26

Spring Quarter 2023

March 31 - June 18, 2023 Dates
Spring 2023 Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) waiver deadline Mar 1
Priority Filing Deadline for 2023-24 Free Application for Federal Financial Aid (FAFSA) and California Dream Act Application Mar 2
Fee Payment Deadline Mar 15
Spring quarter financial aid refunds available through Direct Deposit or Student Accounting for eligible students Mar 30
Spring quarter begins Mar 31

Spring quarter instruction begins
Instruction start/end dates vary by program. Please refer to the GSM Academic Calendar 

varies
Deadline to confirm Academic Participation for spring quarter TBD
Academic Participation Appeal / Supplemental Evidence of Academic Activity (SEVACT) available if completing participation after the priority deadline  TBD
Last day to accept or request 2022-23 Academic Year Loans May 15
Spring quarter instruction ends
Instruction start/end dates vary by program. Please refer to the GSM Academic Calendar 
Jun 11
Spring quarter ends Jun 18

Summer Session 2023

Graduate School of Management students are not eligible for financial aid during the summer term, except for the Online MBAPart-Time MBA Sacramento, and Part-Time MBA Bay Area programs.