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Refund Disbursement Process

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STEP 1.

Register for classes and have your financial aid award letter as   soon as possible to ensure you have money available to pay   your college expenses. (You must submit all the necessary    documents and be sure to follow up on additional requests    from the Financial Aid Office in order to secure a timely  award letter).
 

STEP 2.

Set up your refund preference at refundselection.com (This will   ensure you receive your refund as quickly as possible).
Note: If you have already set up an account, please log in at   refundselection.com and review your refund preference.
 

Financial Aid Disbursement Schedule

Group If you are registered and have an award letter between:* Your refund will be received on:**
1 October 17 - January 8 January 20
2 January 9 - January 22 February 3
3 January 23 - February 5 February 17
4 February 6 - February 19 March 3
5 February 20 - March 5 March 17
6 March 6 - March 19 March 31
7 March 20 - April 2 April 14
*PSC offers various courses that start at different times throughout the semester. If you are registered and were awarded financial aid, your aid will post to your account no more than 10 days before your classes are scheduled to begin.  
 
** A refund will be received if there are remaining funds after all institutional charges  (i.e. tuition, fees, books, etc.) have been paid.  After refunds are issued, dropping classes, being reported as not attending and officially/unofficially withdrawing can result in you owing funds back to the college.
 

Examples:

  • Registered in at least one 16 week course, your refund will be received as early as the date for Group 1.
  • Registered in at least one 14 week course, your refund will be received no earlier than the date for Group 2.
  • Registered in at least one 12 week course, your refund will be received no earlier than the date for Group 3
  • Registered in all 2nd 8 week courses, your refund will be received no earlier than the date for Group 5.  

QUESTIONS? For more information, visit prairiestate.edu/finaid or email financial-aid@prairiestate.edu.