Policy on Student Athlete Financial Aid Appeals
If a student-athlete’s athletic aid has been reduced, canceled, or not renewed, they must be provided written notice of an opportunity for a hearing (NCAA 188.8.131.52).
A student who wishes to appeal any decisions related to his/her athletic financial aid must submit the Student-Athlete Appeal Petition Formto the Financial Aid Office. The request shall include:
An appeal must be submitted to the Financial Aid Office within 14 days after the student receives the cancellation or reduction letter.
The Appeals Committee consists of four staff members from Clayton State University. Members are selected by the Director of Financial Aid. The Financial Aid Office arranges the meeting times and locations.
Following the hearing, one of the two actions is taken:
The Financial Aid Appeal Committee’s decision is final.
Athletic Scholarship Appeal Process
The Student-Athlete Appeal Petition Form must be returned by (two weeks subsequent to receipt of form). Return the completed appeal petition and supporting information to:
Nakyta White, Financial Aid Counselor
Clayton State University
Office of Financial Aid
2000 Clayton State Blvd.
Morrow, GA 30260
(Timelines are based on when the Financial Aid Office is notified student is appealing.)
Option 1. Written Appeal
Option 2. Formal Hearing