Refunds are issued for students with credit balances beginning with Wednesday of the fifth week of the term and continuing every Friday until the end of the term.  Financial aid, payments or adjustments must be received in the Hattiesburg Business Office by the cut-off date to be considered for refunds the following week.  You may refer to the attached schedule of dates to find the disbursement dates for the 2023-2024 school years.

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Refund Dates

Student refunds will be disbursed each trimester according to the dates on the following schedule.

PLEASE NOTE: Refunds take at least one week to process; therefore, after the first refund date, refunds will be disbursed every Friday for financial aid or payments that have been received in the Hattiesburg Business Office by the previous Friday.
Refunds will be disbursed:
Fall 2023 Disbursement DateSeptember 20, 2023
Winter 2023 Disbursement DateDecember 13, 2023 *
Spring 2024 Disbursement DateMarch 27, 2024
Summer 2024 Disbursement DateJuly 17, 2024 **

* Refunds will not be issued the Fridays of December 22, and December 29, due to the Christmas break.
** Summer loans are part of the 24/25 school year.

After the initial refund date for each trimester, the business office will process refunds every Friday except for the weeks specified under each term.

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