Summer Financial Aid

San Jose State University offers limited summer financial aid which may consist of Grant(s) and/or Stafford Loan. The amount and type of summer aid students are eligible to receive will depend on many factors, including grade level, need, and whether or not eligibility for these funds have been exhausted during the regular academic year.

Summer 2014 Registration Begins:  April 14, 2014

Summer 2014 Financial Aid Application Process Begins: April 16, 2014

Final Day to Apply for Summer 2014 Financial Aid: June 10, 2014

Requirements

  • Must be a continuing SJSU student.
  • Must have a completed 2013-2014 FAFSA application and submitted all supporting documents.
  • Must be enrolled in the minimum number of units required: at least half time (6 units for undergraduate, 2nd BA or Credential students; 4 units of 200 level classes or departmental approved equivalency for Graduate students).
  • Must maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress.
  • Must meet the document submission deadline, this includes on-line acceptance of loans. Applications received after this date will not be processed and student is responsible for any fees due by the posted deadline.

Summer Aid Programs

Loans: Limited loan options are available to summer students, based on remaining eligibility.

Grants: Federal Pell Grant based on remaining eligibility. 

Disbursement Process

The disbursement of funds begins on a weekly basis, starting the 2nd week of the summer term. Financial aid funds will apply to the student's account and pay any outstanding fees owed to the university (fees not covered by financial aid is the responsibility of the student). The balance of funds, if any, will either be mailed or directly deposited into the student's checking/saving account. Click direct deposit for more information.

Fee Deferrals

Fee deferrals protect classes and suspend the payment of tuition fees until after the semester begins. Fee deferrals are temporary and will be removed at the beginning of each semester. Once removed, all fees are due on the set deadline date, regardless of the student's summer financial aid status. To prevent enrollment cancellation,  submit all requested documents by scheduled fee payment deadline.

Short-Term Loans

Short-Term loans are available through the Bursar's Office. Contact the Bursar's Office for more information.

Questions?