Rock Valley College
Rockford, Illinois

Standards of Progress Appeal Form

If you have lost eligibility for financial aid due to lack of satisfactory academic progress, you may appeal for reinstatement of eligibility by filling out this form if circumstances beyond your control prevented you from meeting the established standards.

If you are currently enrolled, your appeal may not be considered until after grades are posted. Completed appeals, with documentation, must be received before the 30th day of the semester.

IMPORTANT: Remember to submit your documentation by mail (3301 N. Mulford Rd., Rockford, IL 61114), FAX (815-921-4169), or in person at the Financial Aid Office on the top floor of the Student Center no later than:

Summer 2014 June 6, 2014
Fall 2014 August 15, 2014
Spring 2015 January 8, 2015

Information About You

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If you would like a copy of your appeal form, provide an email address for us to send it to.

Information About Your Financial Aid Reinstatement

Indicate the semester for which you are requesting financial aid reinstatement (check all that apply).

Have you ever had an appeal denied?

Have you ever had an appeal approved?

Are you renewing a previously approved appeal?

Have you attempted over 96 credit hours?

If yes, you must complete a Permanent Standards of Progress Appeal form and turn it in along with a graduation evaluation form that you can receive from the counseling department. The evaluation must indicate the courses you need to complete your academic program.

Information About Your Educational Goals

What are your current educational goals?

If you register for the next term at Rock Valley College, which courses will you register for? (See an academic counselor if you need help answering this question.)

Please explain the circumstances that caused you to fail to meet the required standards. You must provide supporting documentation. Be specific in your explanation since incomplete information or lack of supporting documentation may cause a delay in the review of your appeal or a denial of your request.

Indicate changes you have made that will enable you to achieve success at Rock Valley College.

Are you a student employee on campus?

Are you receiving Veteran's benefits?