Release of Excess Financial Aid for Summer 2023
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 2023 term is June 12, 2023. Students who are only attending FAST classes must wait until their classes have started in order to be eligible to receive their excess aid.
Prior to receiving their refund, students can use excess financial aid to purchase books from a DMACC bookstore beginning May 15, 2023.
Fall term 2023
Refunds for overpayment of tuition will be issued on September 13, 2023. A student who has dropped all classes and does not plan to attend fall term may call the Student Accounts Office at 515-964-6446 or email email@example.com 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
Click the link below for step by step instructions for setting up your refund method.