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Financial Aid Disbursements for Fall 2017 Have Begun

- Released on Aug 21, 2017

Financial aid disbursements for fall 2017 have begun.  Here are answers to some frequently asked questions.

How can I check to see if my disbursement has been made?
Check your student bill on the Howdy Portal!
How long does it take to receive my financial aid refund check if the financial aid are showing on my bill as a credit?
Typically it takes 3 to 4 business days.
What if I do not see my disbursement on the Howdy Portal?
Check your Financial Aid Portal, the Status Page to see if you are missing any requirements.
If you do please complete those requirements as soon as possible. You will then need to allow us approximately 5 days to process what you completed.
What if I am not missing any requirements and my financial aid is not disbursed?
Make sure you registered in enough hours to receive your financial aid. See our website for these specifics (financialaid.tamu.edu). Make sure your courses are towards your degree (see Howdy Portal).