Fee & Disbursement Schedules

Taft College  >  Admissions   >   Financial Aid  >  Fee & Disbursement Schedules

As approved by the state legislature, all registering students will be required to pay $46.00 per unit (subject to change).

Disbursement Options

Taft College is committed to delivering financial aid refunds, keeping data secure, and providing students with clear choicesTaft College has partnered with BankMobile Disbursements to deliver financial aid refunds to students. For more information about BankMobile, visit this link:  http://bankmobiledisbursements.com/refundchoices/

Wondering when you’ll receive your financial aid?  Refer to the following schedule for estimated disbursement dates.

FWSP/IWP – Pay periods are the 1st through the end of the month with paychecks available on the 15th of the next month in the Business Services Department.

FSEOG – Checks will be disbursed once each semester as funds are available.  Student must be in Good status to maintain award.

PELL GRANT – Students will receive two payments per semester.  The following dates are for the Financial Aid Department to send Pell Grant disbursements to the Business Services Department for processing.  Please allow 5-10 business days for the processing of your refund.

Disbursement Schedule

2021-2022 Academic Year

(subject to change)

Fall 2021 Disbursement Dates

Financial  Aid Date
Non-Resident Scholarship August 23 2021
Merit Scholarship September 9 2021
Pell Grant September 8 2021
Cal Grant/SSCG September 15 2021
FSEOG October 6 2021
TC Scholarship October 13 2021
Pell Grant November 3 2021

Spring 2022 Main Disbursement Dates

Financial Aid Date
Non-Resident Scholarship January 18 2022
Merit Scholarship February 1 2022
Pell Grant February 2 2022
Cal Grant/SSCG February 9 2022
FSEOG March 2 2022
TC Scholarship March 9 2022
Pell Grant April 6 2022

Summer 2022 Main Disbursement Date

Financial Aid Date
Pell Grant June 6 2022


CARE GRANT – Grant will be disbursed once each semester.

CAL GRANT – Grant will be disbursed once each semester, 2 times a year, as funds are available.

CCPG (formerly known as BOGW) – The California College Promise Grant waives community college enrollment fees if you’re eligible.

TCSP – Checks are processed once each semester.  (STUDENTS MUST BE ENROLLED FULL-TIME)

MERIT – Checks are processed once each semester.  (STUDENTS MUST BE ENROLLED FULL-TIME)

NOTE: All awards are subject to the availability of funding.

Remember, financial aid is intended to help students pay for educational related expenses.  DO NOT expect to live on financial aid.  It is designed as a supplement and not intended to meet the total cost of your education and living expenses.  Effective management of the funds will help you avoid financial crises between disbursement dates.