2019-2020 Financial Aid Deadlines
OTC’s Financial Aid Early Action Dates
Fall 2019 semester: May 1, 2019
Spring 2020 semester: November 1, 2019
Summer 2020 semester: April 1, 2020
State of Missouri FAFSA Deadline
February 1, 2019 for priority consideration. Applications received after the priority consideration date through April 1, 2019, by midnight, Central Time will receive consideration until funds are depleted.
2019-2020 FAFSA Deadlines
OTC must have a valid FAFSA result* on file by the student’s last day of enrollment for the 2019-2020 award year or date to be announced, whichever is earlier, in order to be considered for Federal Financial Aid.
June 30, 2020: deadline date for receipt of the 2019-2020 FAFSA by the Federal Department’s Central Processing System.
Date to be announced: The Federal deadline date for the receipt of a signature page (if required), correction, notice of change of address or school, or request for a duplicate Student Aid Report (SAR).
*Valid FAFSA result has an official EFC from the U.S. Department of Education.
2019-2020 Financial Aid File Deadline
OTC must receive verification documents no later than 120 days after the student’s last date of enrollment for the 2019-2020 award year or September 19, 2020, whichever is earlier.
Although, the Secretary has set this deadline date for the submission of verification documents, if corrections are required, deadline dates for submission of paper or electronic corrections and, for Pell grant applicants and applicants selected for verification, deadline dates for the submission of a valid SAR or valid ISIR to the institution must still be met.
Direct Student Loan Deadline
Semester Student Loan Deadline
Fall 2019 December 1, 2019
Spring 2020 May 1, 2020
Summer 2020 July 15, 2020
Financial Aid Appeals
Semester Appeal Deadlines
Fall 2019 September 15, 2019
Spring 2020 February 15, 2020
Summer 2020 June 15, 2020
Missouri State Transfer Scholarship Deadline
April 1, 2020: View application here.
Scholarship Application Period
Semester Application Period
Fall 2019: December 1 – June 1
Spring 2020: September 1 – November 1