Life can throw challenges our way unexpectedly and create uncertainty and undue stress. The Financial Aid Office can help connect you to student support and academic services to help you navigate these challenges to help you stay on track with your educational journey.

In some circumstances, we can reevaluate your financial aid eligibility after completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) due to mitigating circumstances through professional judgment. Professional judgment is a tool that Financial Aid offices can use (when appropriate) to conduct a special circumstance review or an unusual circumstance (dependency override.)

Additional Resources

If you are experiencing housing, food, or difficulty meeting your basic needs, there are several community and college resources to support you in a respectful and dignified manner: