These are the first anticipated disbursement dates each semester for most students:

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020
September 27 February 21 June 25

Students who are awarded financial aid after the first disbursement will be paid on a rolling basis. See chart below.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020
November 15 April 17 July 25
December 13

Please note

  • Heartland ECSI, the company handling financial aid disbursements, will email students at their MyEdge.cc email address with a user ID and temporary password. Students will have the option to select a disbursement method, via check or direct deposit. To verify your address, please call (252) 823-5166, ext. 6533 or 6713, or email admissions@edgecombe.edu.
  • If you have previously received a disbursement through ECSI and would like to change your method of disbursement contact ECSI Refund Disbursement at (855) 250-3230.
  • If you withdraw from the institution or reduce your course load before the point of disbursement, you may be required to repay a portion of the Student Financial Assistance (SFA) award
  • Federal Direct Loan(s) disbursements: You must be enrolled for a minimum of six credit hours at the time funds are scheduled to be disbursed. Federal Pell disbursements are based on enrollment status for classes that have started.
  • Late- start courses that changes enrollment status will be disbursed after the course has started and attendance is verified.
  • No disbursements are made at the college.
  • Any questions regarding your disbursement payment should be directed to ECSI.