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Mandated by federal regulations, satisfactory academic progress is evaluated after each fall, spring and summer terms. Although summer terms include Maymester, Summer I and Summer II, the summer SAP evaluation will only occur at the end of Summer II. You can find your SAP status within the mySFA financial aid menu .

If you don't meet minimum standards for grade point average and completion of classes, you may lose your eligibility for financial aid. You may need to submit an appeal if you:

  • are not meeting GPA standards
    • Undergraduates: 2.0
    • Graduates: 3.0
  • are not meeting pace of completion
    • passing 67% of attempted hours
  • have reached maximum hours
    • Undergraduates: 180
    • Graduates: 54

Spring 2021 information

Appeals for spring 2021 will be accepted Dec. 1 through Feb. 9 and review of submitted SAP appeals will begin Dec. 16.

Submitting an appeal

All SAP appeals must include:

If you are submitting an appeal due to reaching "maximum hours", a degree plan also is required.

Incomplete SAP appeals will be denied.




Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships

Contact Your Financial Aid Counselor

Your last name begins with: Your counselor is: Counselor email:
A, B, C, D Necole Beason
E, F, G, H, I, J LaShanda Parkhurst
K, L, M, N, O, P, Q Sara Williams
R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z Chasity Doggett
Scholarship Information Liz Chambliss

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Physical address:
Austin Building
Room 104

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 13052, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962

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