New for Summer 2014

A summer financial aid application is no longer required. Students who meet the requirements below will be offered the aid they are eligible for.  

Important Dates for Summer 2014

Date Details

April 1

Priority deadline to submit 2013/14 FAFSA application to ensure awarded by the start of classes.

April 22

Tuition due date for first 5 week and 8 week  Summer Sessions *

May 9

Last day to defer tuition due date for summer classes (FAFSA & required documentation must be completed prior to this date, and you must be registered for all your summer classes)

May 14

Book advances for first 5 and 8 week Summer Sessions will start to process.

May 27

Tuition due date for second 5 week Summer Session

May 28

Summer Pell Census (last day to increase Pell grant for any summer classes)

May 28

Due date for Consortium Agreement for summer courses

June 3

Your aid is applied to your tuition for first 5 and 8 week Summer Session classes. (See Receiving Your Refund for more information)

June 12

Summer 2014 Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal Submission Deadline.

June 17

Book advance for second 5 week Summer Session will start to process

June 25

Second loan disbursement of first 5 week and 8 week Summer Session, funds are applied to your account.

June 26

30 day delay of first 5 week and 8 week and 10 week Summer Session loan funds are applied to your account

June 30

Second loan disbursement of 10 week Summer Session, funds are applied to your account

July 8

Your aid is applied to your tuition for second 5 week Summer Session classes if not enrolled in first 5 week session.

July 15

Second loan disbursement of second 5 week Summer Session, funds are applied to your account.

July 31

30 day delay of second 5 week Summer Session loans, funds are applied to your account

*Check online at my.maricopa.edu, under Account Inquiry for Drop/Add deadlines

Requirements for Summer Aid

  • MCC must have your completed a 2013-2014 FAFSA information.
  • You must be seeking an eligible degree at MCC.  If you plan to take classes at MCC only for the summer, we cannot offer you summer aid.
  • You must be enrolled in courses and they must be required for your degree program.
  • You must be meeting the Standards for Satisfactory Academic Progress
  • Your summer Pell grant eligibility will be based on any unused Pell grant funds from the Fall 2013 and Spring 2014.

Summer Requirements for a Direct Loan

  • You must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours for summer.
    • NOTE: Your loan funds will be released 5 days after the start of the summer semester. If you modify your class schedule, change your enrollment status, or have a late starting class that is cancelled, your aid may need to be adjusted and you may incur a debt.
  • You must not have used your annual loan eligibility amount during 2013 -2014, or you have not reached or exceeded your total aggregate loan limit.

Summer Requirements for Maricopa Grant (Funding is limited)

  • Maricopa Grant is only available for the first five week summer session
  • You must be enrolled in a minimum of 3 credit hours  
  • You must be meeting the Standards for Satisfactory Academic Progress

Federal work study

  • Federal work study requires that you have a job secured on campus before we can award the funds for summer.  Visit Career and Re-Entry Services for job postings (https://www.mesacc.edu/career/job-search/work-study-jobs-campus). 
  • Federal Work Study is available during summer as a student or a non-student; conditions apply.
    • Student
    • You must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours during summer. 
    • If you are enrolled after July 1, 2014, you must have a 2014/2015 FAFSA application at MCC.
     
    • Non-Student
    • Must be enrolled at MCC for Fall 2014
    • Must have a 2014-2015 FAFSA on file at MCC
    • Student must have unmet need for 2014-2015.
    • Earnings will be counted as a resource for 2014-15. 

Consortium Agreements

Consortium Agreements will be accepted for summer 2014, as long as the participating (host) school’s summer sessions start and end dates coincide with MCC’s summer session dates.

Summer Session begins May 27, 2014 and ends prior to or on July 31, 2014.

Consortium Agreement Deadline for submission is 5/28/2014.