JB Pritzker, Governor, State of Illinois

2020-21 MAP Payment Claim Deadlines

The following are the priority claim deadlines by term for 2020-21 MAP processing. Initial MAP payment requests (claims) for the relevant term must be submitted to ISAC via the GAP Access portal or File Transfer Protocol (FTP) no later than 7 p.m. (CT) on each term's deadline date in order to be considered timely. Any initial claims made after the deadline date will be considered late and will only be paid if funding is available after paying timely claims.

 Term Deadlines  Deadline Date
 1st semester / quarter December 11, 2020*
 2nd semester / quarter March 5, 2021*
 3rd quarter / 2nd semester
  for institutions where the
  second semester begins
  after February 15th
May 7, 2021

* NOTE: As announced in a March 15 e-Message, late and newly-released first- and second-term claims are being accepted for payment and are due on or before Friday, May 7, 2021.