Tuition Fee Deferral

A Tuition Fee Deferral protects course enrollment and delays the payment of tuition fees. However, a tuition fee deferral will not delay university housing charges. 

  • Students selected for verification must complete all requested financial aid documents by the following submission deadline date(s) in order to qualify for a tuition fee deferral:

    • Fall 2021: Friday, July 2, 2021
    • Spring 2021: Friday, December 3, 2021
  • Financial aid applications received after the above due dates will not receive a tuition fee deferral.
  • Students not selected for verification will receive a tuition fee deferral if the financial aid application is completed prior to the above dates.
  • If you decide not to attend San Jose State University, it is your responsibility to drop all of your classes. If you do not drop all your classes and you had a fee deferment, you will be responsible for all fees charged.

What To Do If Your Classes are Dropped

These FAQ [pdf] will answer questions if you are dropped from courses due to non-payment