Financial Aid Eligibility
To qualify for Title IV Federal Financial Assistance, you must meet specific requirements. In general, the elements of eligibility require that you:
Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
Once you have received financial aid, you need to make sure that you maintain progress towards achieving your degree. Federal guidelines require that financial aid recipients maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) in order to remain eligible for Federal financial aid programs such as Pell Grant, Work Study, and student loans.

If you receive financial aid, RPCC will review your academic progress annually to determine your continued eligibility. SAP varies by award type, so it is important that you know the requirements for your specific financial assistance program. There are three components to the SAP requirement:
Failure to comply with any one requirement may result in a loss of aid eligibility.