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Canceling Aid for Non-response


Inform students of deadline for accepting/declining awarded aid.

Applies to: 

KU students

Policy Statement: 

Students have 30 days to accept/decline awarded aid. At the end of 30 days, Financial Aid and Scholarships (FAS) will cancel offered aid and send a courtesy email indicating aid cancellation. To request reinstatement of aid, a student must submit a written request to FAS.

Exclusions or Special Circumstances: 

To request reinstatement of aid, a student must submit a written request to FAS.


Cancellation of awarded financial aid.


Joan Weaver
Associate Director, Financial Aid & Scholarships
KU Visitor Center

Approved by: 
Brenda Maigaard, Director, Financial Aid and Scholarships
Approved on: 
Saturday, March 1, 2008
Effective on: 
Saturday, March 1, 2008
Review Cycle: 
Annual (As Needed)
Canceling aid for non-response, Canceling of aid, Reinstatement of Aid
Review, Approval & Change History: 

Approved May 1, 2008.

Reviewed and updated:

  • June 2009
  • October 2010
  • August 18, 2011
  • August 7, 2012
  • July 21, 2013
  • August 13, 2014
Financial Categories: 
Student Financial Aid
Student Life Categories: 
Financial Assistance

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