The office of student financial aid maintains a collection of policies and procedures that facilitate the financial aid process.
Policies and Procedures
|Code of conduct
|Code of conduct governing relationships between the University and student loan lending institutions
|Emergency Scholarship Fund
|Policy outlining Missouri State University's Emergency Scholarship fund and application procedures.
|Enrollment Status/Reduced Course Load Policy
|Policy outlining student enrollment status and definition of Full-Time; Three-Quarter Time; Half-Time; and Less Than Half-Time enrollment.
|Policy outlining the rights to and release of a student's personal, academic and financial aid information
|Pell Grant policy
|Policy outlining eligibility requirements, summer semester qualifications and dual enrollment considerations
|Perkins Loan policy and disclosures
|Policy outlining Federal Perkins Loan process and important disclosure information
|Policy outlining the use of Professional Judgement in cases dealing with special or unusual circumstances
|Repeated courses and financial aid eligibility
|Policy explaining when a repeated course may not be included in determining your financial aid eligibility
|Required enrollment policy
|Policy outlining the minimum number of semester hours you must be enrolled in to be eligible for financial aid
|Return to Title IV
|Policy outlining the process for returning Title IV funds due to drop or withdrawal
|Satisfactory Academic Progress policy
|Policy explaining the requirements of satisfactory academic progress
|Scholarship Enrollment and Renewal Standards
|General policies regarding enrollment and renewal standards for Missouri State's institutionally funded scholarships
|Security of information
|Details about the program that ensures the security, confidentiality and integrity of your information
|Senior Degree Completion Grant (SDCG)
|Policy outlining student eligibility requirements and processing procedure for the Senior Degree Completion Grant.
|Student eligibility and receiving your aid
|Policy outlining general eligibility requirements for federal, state and university aid programs
|Policy outlining how Missouri State scholarships can be applied to education abroad programs
|Unusual Enrollment History
|Policy outlining the U.S. Department of Education's regulations to prevent fraud and abuse in the Federal Pell Grant Program.
|Verification of your FAFSA
|Details regarding how to verify your FAFSA if selected for verification
|Information regarding veteran benefits and services at Missouri State
|Withdrawal from Missouri State
|Policy outlining what happens to your financial aid if you withdraw from Missouri State