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 2018 fall semester, 2019 spring semester, and 2019 summer terms:

Deadlines to Appeal: Fall – August 13, 2018; Spring – January 7, 2019; and Summer – June 28, 2019

2018-19 Financial Aid SAP Appeal Form – Graduate

2018-19 Financial Aid SAP Appeal Form – School of Medicine

2018-19 Financial Aid SAP Appeal form – School of Pharmacy

2018-19 Financial Aid SAP Appeal Form – School of Physical Therapy

2018-19 Financial Aid SAP Appeal Form – Undergraduate

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

If your appeal is approved by the Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeals Committee and you are granted Financial Aid Probation, you will be required to complete a Financial Aid Probation Agreement. Those agreements are listed below for download, completion and must be submitted to the Office of Student Financial Assistance before your financial aid for your period of probation will be disbursed.

2018-19 SAP Financial Aid Probation Agreement for Graduate Students

2018-19 SAP Financial Aid Probation Agreement for Undergraduate Students

2017-18 SAP Financial Aid Probation Agreement for Graduate Students

2017-18 SAP Financial Aid Probation Agreement for Undergraduate Students