Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
Important Points of Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
What is Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)?
SAP is a policy requiring that student's maintain the school's academic standards to continue receiving federal and state student aid funds (excluding the Board of Governors Fee Waiver).
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2016-2017 SAP Policy - Students should review the policy every year to know what the requirements are to stay in good standing with financial aid.
Get the most out of your Financial Aid
- Get on Track
- Stay on Track
- Maximize your Financial Aid
Maximum Time Frame Requirement: Complete your program within 150% of the published program's required units - Financial Aid Educational Plan Instructions
SAP Completion Rate Calculator - Students can use this tool to calculate their completion rate.
SAP GPA Calculator- Students can use this tool to calculate their grade point average.
Deadline to appeal your fall 2016 SAP status was September 12, 2016
Summer 2017 SAP Appeal - Deadline for spring 2017 was March 15, 2017
To avoid Financial Aid Termination it is important to have FALCON habits.
Focus: Know your major and have an educational plan.
Advance: Always try to improve and successfully pass all your courses.
Link Up: Get to know your professors, counselors, join a club, etc.
Comprehend: Ask questions to truly gain understanding and reflect.
Organize: Use a planner, take good notes and manage your time well.
New Ideas: Embrace and apply what you've learned to solve problems.
For more information reagarding iFALCON please visit www.cerritos.edu/ifalcon