Eligibility for Summer Aid

The type and amount of financial aid available for attending summer session depends on your need as determined using the information on your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), your summer enrollment, and available funding. If you are eligible for a summer financial aid fee postponement, you will receive a notice on AidLink.

To be considered for financial aid to attend summer session, you must:

  • file a FAFSA for the 2020-21 and 2021-22 year and have been awarded for both years
  • be a continuing student from the 2020-21 academic year, or a new student who will enroll at SDSU for the fall 2021 semester
  • be making Satisfactory Academic Progress, as defined by the Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships, as a result of your cumulative units and grades during the summer 2020, fall 2020, and spring 2021 semesters

SDSU Global Campus / Study Abroad

Contact a financial aid counselor NOW if you plan to enroll only through the SDSU Global Campus or if you plan to study abroad.


Important: Check your AidLink account now for documents you need to provide or other action you may need to take to complete your applications for the current academic year and for the upcoming academic year. In AidLink, be sure to check for missing documents and messages in both academic year records.