Changes in a Family's Financial Situation

 Appeal for Financial Aid Review      Click for Spanish

If your family is facing a change in financial circumstances that occurred since January 1st of last year or since you completed your FAFSA, you and/or your parent(s) may write a letter to the Financial Aid Office explaining and documenting the special situation. In addition to the letter, please submit the required documentation listed below for your circumstance:

Reason for Appeal:                               Documentation Required:                         

Parent(s) Loss of Job/Reduction of Wages

*Parent Future Year Income form (if not already submitted), and

*Dependent Student Packet (if not already submitted), and

*Copy of termination letter, and

*Documentation of Severance Package/Accrued Vacation/Sick   Days (if applicable), and

*Documentation of Unemployment Benefits, and
*Copy of Last Paycheck Stub showing Year-to-Date Earnings

Student Loss of Job/ Reduction of Wages            

*Dependent Student Packet (if not already submitted), and

*Student Future Year Income Form

Uninsured Medical Expenses

*Dependent Student Packet (if not already submitted), and
*Copies of bills designating amount of expense not covered by insurance.

Separation or Divorce

*Dependent Student Packet (if not already submitted), and

*Legal Separation Papers or Copy of Divorce Decree

Private Elementary Tuition Expense

* Signed copy of most recent tax return (if not already   submitted), and

*Copy of school’s enrollment contract that includes name(s) of child(ren) enrolled during the academic year, tuition cost, and the amount of any scholarship that subsidize tuition.

Notes: 

High mortgage costs, credit card/consumer debt, and other discretionary expenses incurred will not be considered in our evaluation of your financial aid eligibility.

You will be considered for available funding including loans.