Timeline

Loan Repayment Assistance Program (LRAP) Annual Timeline

*The LRAP Timeline has been significantly revised from previous years. Please note that most key LRAP dates have been shifted back by several months* 
Event
Date
Application Available September 1st
LRAP application details can be found here: http://students.tufts.edu/financial-services/student-loan-repayment/loan...
Application Deadline December 1st
Completed applications and all required supplemental documents must be received no later than December 1. This deadline is recurring annually.
Award Notification March 1st
Award notifications, including decline notifications and award acceptance packets, will be emailed March 1.
Award Acceptance Package Return Deadline April 1st
All completed award acceptance documents must have an original signature and hard copies must be returned by mail.
Employment Recertification Form June 1st
If awarded, at the end of the required nine-month employment period you will receive an Employment Recertification Form by email that is intended to verify completion of your qualified LRAP employment.
Employment Recertification Form Return Deadline July 1st
Employment Recertification Forms must be returned by July 1.
After your LRAP-eligible employment has been recertified your LRAP Promissory Note will be canceled.
Award Checks Mailed August
Award checks will be mailed to the address provided on your application unless alternative arrangements have been made with the LRAP Administrator. To ensure timely delivery always notify the LRAP office of any changes to your mailing address. 
Please note that the award checks themselves are not processed or mailed out of the LRAP office.
Immediate responses are crucial for LRAP to comply with posted deadline dates. All questions regarding LRAP guidelines, program qualifications, awarding, award check processing, and disbursements should be directed to the LRAP Administrator at lrap@tufts.edu before the deadline date.