Refund Information

​​​​​​​Release of Excess Financial Aid for Summer 2022

  • Refunds of excess financial aid are issued ​after attendance has been verified which will occur once classes have started for the current term.
  • The earliest possible date a student is eligible to receive a refund of excess financial aid for the summer 2022 term is June 13, 2022. Students who are only attending late start classes must wait until their classes have started in order ​to​ be eligible to receive their excess aid.​
    • Students who are​ first time borrowers of federal student loans are required to wait until June 29, 2022 to be eligible to receive their excess loan funds.
  • Prior to receiving their refund, students can use excess financial aid to purchase books from a DMACC bookstore beginning May 16, 2022.
  • Students can select how they would like to receive their refund. Learn more about ​selecting a refund method​.


Tuition Refunds

Summer term 2022

Refunds for overpayment of tuition will be issued on June 13, 2022. A student who has dropped all classes and does not plan to attend summer term may call the Student Accounts Office at 515-964-6446 to request an early refund of payment. To determine whether or not you are eligible to receive a refund of your tuition payment, please refer to the Add/Drop with refund page.

All other refunds​

Once a student has referred to the Add/Drop with refund page to determine their refund eligibility, they should make sure they have selected a refund method. For further information regarding setting up a refund method or to discuss ​the refund process, please call the Student Accounts Office at 515-964-6446 or email mybill@dmacc.edu​.

Click the link below for step by step instructions for setting up your refund method.