Application Timeline

Keeping Track

Throughout the year, there are several dates to note related to financial aid. We pulled them together here, and communicate them as they come up through email and our newsletters. Please let us know if you have any questions about these deadlines or events.

These important dates are for current medical students. Newly admitted medical students should review their specific financial aid deadlines on Next Steps.

September - November 2016

M1, M2, and M3 students can sign up for an individual interim debt management appointment with the Financial Aid Office staff.

October 2016

Galens Loans for residency interviewing are disbursed.

2017-2018 financial aid application available.

2017-18 FAFSA available.

The application deadline for current students is March 1.

October 24, 2016

Winter term financial aid disbursement for M4 students.

October 31, 2016

Winter term financial aid disbursement for M3 students. Winter term tuition due date for M3 and M4 students.

January 3, 2017

Winter term financial aid disbursement for M1 and M2 students.

January 4, 2017

Winter term tuition due date for M1 and M2 students.

February 2017

Financial Wellness Seminars - TBA

February - April 2017

Mandatory loan exit counseling sessions for graduating students.

March 1, 2017

Deadline for 2017-2018 financial aid applications. Current students should submit their FAFSA and application and any other required paperwork to the U-M Financial Aid Office.

This is also the deadline for students to request a financial aid application extension due to extension of federal income tax deadline for themselves or their parents. All application extension requests must be submitted in writing and include a copy of the IRS extension form. Extensions must be approved by our director.

April 2017

First notifications of financial aid eligibility go out to students and will continue on a rolling basis. You’ll receive an email with instructions on how to view, accept, decline, or change your aid through your Wolverine Access account.

April 15, 2017

Last day to apply for current year aid.

May 2017

Fall term financial aid disbursement for M3 and M4 students.

May 12, 2017

Graduation!

May 31, 2017

Fall tuition due date for M3 and M4 students.

July 2017

Galens Loans application sent to M4 students for residency interviewing.

August 2017

Fall term financial aid disbursement for M1 and M2 students.

August 15, 2017

Financial aid application deadline for students who requested a formal extension. This request must be made in writing before March 1.

August 31, 2017

Fall tuition due date for M1 and M2 students.