Federal Department of Education Important Dates
2019-2020 FAFSA for OTC semesters: fall 2019, spring 2020, summer 2020
FAFSA available for submission: October 1, 2018
FAFSA deadline to submit (and received at FAFSA’s processing center either online or by mail): June 30, 2020
FAFSA correction deadline to include the signature page, notice of change of address or adding or removing a school or to request for a duplicate Student Aid Report (SAR): Date to be determined by the Department of Education and is currently not available: September 12, 2020
Valid FAFSA result on file at OTC in order to be considered for Federal Financial Aid (A valid FAFSA result has an official EFC from the U.S. Department of Education):: Student’s last day of enrollment for the 2019-2020 award year or September 19, 2020, whichever is earlier
State of Missouri FAFSA Deadline
Access Missouri Program
February 1, 2019: 19-20 FAFSA deadline 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.
Missouri’s Other Grants & Scholarships Dates
Review requirements and deadline dates at Grants & Scholarships Home
OTC Financial Aid Office Important Dates
Early Action Dates:
Know what you will receive in financial aid before the semester begins.
Fall 2019 semester: May 1, 2019
Spring 2020 semester: November 1, 2019
Summer 2020 semester: April 1, 2020
Document Request Dates:
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 Dates:
Fall 2019 December 1, 2019
Spring 2020 May 1, 2020
Summer 2020 July 15, 2020
Satisfactory Academic Appeal Dates:
Fall 2019 September 15, 2019
Spring 2020 February 15, 2020
Summer 2020 June 15, 2020
Scholarship Application Open and Close Dates:
OTC Institutional Scholarships
- Fall 2019: December 1 – June 1
- Spring 2020: September 1 – November 1
OTC Foundation Scholarships
Fall 2019: March 1 – June 1
Spring 2021: September 1 – November 1
Summer 2021: March 1 – May 1