Federal Loan Periods

A loan period is the academic period of enrollment a federal student loan is intended for, certified, and can be disbursed.

Academic Level Semester 2021-2022 Dates
Law Student Summer, Fall, Spring 06/01/21 – 05/09/22
Law Student Summer only 06/01/21 – 07/23/21
Law Student Summer and Fall 06/01/21 – 12/10/21
Law Student Fall Only 08/16/21 – 12/11/21
Law Student Fall and Spring 08/16/21 – 05/09/22
Law Student Spring Only 01/10/22 - 05/09/22
Veterinary Medicine Student Summer, Fall, Spring 05/10/21 – 05/13/22
Veterinary Medicine Student Summer only 05/10/21 – 08/09/21
Veterinary Medicine Student Summer and Fall 05/10/21 – 12/10/21
Veterinary Medicine Student Fall Only 08/12/21 – 12/10/21
Veterinary Medicine Student Fall and Spring 08/12/21 – 05/13/22
Veterinary Medicine Student Spring Only 01/10/22 – 05/13/22
Undergraduate or Graduate Student Summer, Fall, Spring 05/24/21 – 05/13/22
Undergraduate or Graduate Student Summer Session B and C 05/24/21 – 08/09/21
Undergraduate or Graduate Student Summer Session B Only 05/24/21 – 06/28/21
Undergraduate or Graduate Student Summer Session C Only 07/06/21 – 08/09/21
Undergraduate or Graduate Student Summer and Fall 05/24/21 - 12/10/21
Undergraduate or Graduate Student Fall Only 08/23/21 -12/10/21
Undergraduate or Graduate Student Fall and Spring 08/23/21 – 05/13/22
Undergraduate or Graduate Student Spring Only 01/18/22 – 05/13/22
LSU Online Student Term 1, Term 2, and Term 3 05/24/21 – 05/09/22
LSU Online Student Term 1 (First Summer Module and Second Summer Module) 05/24/21 – 08/09/21
LSU Online Student Term 2 (First Fall Module and Second Fall Module) 08/23/21 – 12/06/21
LSU Online Student Term 3 (First Spring Module and Second Spring Module) 01/17/22 – 05/09/22