Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress

Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) is the term used to define successful completion of coursework toward a Certificate or Degree to maintain eligibility for financial aid. Marshall University is required by federal and state regulations and institutional policy to determine whether a student is meeting SAP requirements. Students must meet the minimum standards set forth in the applicable SAP policies below to continue to receive financial aid.

Financial Aid SAP Policy for Undergraduate Students
Financial Aid SAP Policy for Graduate Students
Financial Aid SAP Policy for Doctor of Medicine Degree Students
Financial Aid SAP Policy for Doctor of Pharmacy Degree Students
Financial Aid SAP Policy for Doctor of Physical Therapy Students

If a student is notified that he or she is ineligible for financial aid due to failure to meet the SAP standards, he or she may be able to appeal for aid reinstatement. The applicable SAP Appeal Form available for download below must be completed and submitted to the Office of Student Financial Assistance by the published deadlines for consideration of financial aid eligibility reinstatement.

To be used for 2017 summer terms:

Summer Deadline to Appeal: June 30, 2017

2016-17 Financial Aid SAP Appeal Form – Undergraduate

2016-17 Financial Aid SAP Appeal Form – Graduate

2016-17 Financial Aid SAP Appeal Form – Doctor of Medicine

2016-17 Financial Aid SAP Appeal Form – Doctor of Pharmacy

2016-17 Financial Aid SAP Appeal Form – Doctor of Physical Therapy

To be used for 2017 fall semester, 2018 spring semester, and 2018 summer terms:

Deadlines to Appeal: Fall – August 14, 2017; Spring – January 2, 2018; and Summer – June 29, 2018

2017-18 Financial Aid SAP Appeal Form – Undergraduate

2017-18 Financial Aid SAP Appeal Form – Graduate

2017-18 Financial Aid SAP Appeal Form – Doctor of Medicine

2017-18 Financial Aid SAP Appeal Form – Doctor of Pharmacy

2017-18 Financial Aid SAP Appeal Form – Doctor of Physical Therapy