Our Best Answer - How and when will I receive my financial aid?
Please use the links below to review answers based on your area of study at Cornell University.
Professional Students (Johnson School, Law School or Veterinary Medicine)
Students applying on time will receive their aid notification according to the notification timeline posted on our website’s home page. Notifications are sent via email to students when their aid is ready for online viewing.
Graduate students that submit the Graduate Federal Loan Request Form in May will have pending aid by the time the first bill is issued in July. Graduate students are notified via postal mail when the loan has been processed.
Please refer to your specific school’s financial aid office: