Disbursement and Refunds
Financial Aid Disbursement dates are August 17th, August 21st (for early disbursement) and August 31st (for standard disbursement. State Aid (Bright Futures, FSAG, First Generation Grant) and athletic awards disburse on standard disbursement date.
Refunds are available August 20th - 27th, and August 31st - September 4th. Please make sure to complete Direct Deposit Enrollment with Student Business Services. For more information, visit Student Business Services.
Early Disbursement Policy
Traditionally FSU has disbursed aid at the end of the Drop/Add period for each term, but starting in 2015, students may be eligible to receive their disbursement for some types of aid prior to the start of the term (the week before the term starts).
To be eligible, students must:
Submitting To-Do List Documents
If you were requested to submit documentation for verification, here are some useful tips to help you along the way:
In accordance with the policy stated in the FSU Bulletin, the official method of communication at The Florida State University is the University Computing Services/ FSU e-mail account. In order to stay informed and aware, students are required to set up and maintain their account, and check it three times per week.