Eligibility and Application

Program Eligibility

  • First Generation College Student: A student, neither of whose parents have completed a four-year college degree (baccalaureate degree) during the student’s formative years. In the event that one parent supports the student, eligibility will be determined based on the supporting parent's degree status.
  • Income: A student who meets current TAXABLE income guidelines as defined by the U.S. Department of Education. Please contact an SSS staff member concerning income guidelines for eligibility.
  • Documented Disability: A student with a documented disability that limits her/his ability to participate in college. Students are also encouraged to access disability related accommodations.

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