Policy VI.6001.A, Financial Aid

Policy VI.6001.A, Financial Aid

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This policy explains the overall function of the Financial Aid division.


It is the policy of San Jacinto College to administer financial aid programs as required by federal and state regulations, and institutional guidelines and procedures.

Federal regulations can be found at the Federal Register which are then interpreted in the Federal Student Aid Handbook. Refer to the Federal Register and Federal Student Aid Handbook website for more information.

State regulations can be found at the Texas High Education Coordinating Board website.

Institutional Financial Aid guidelines and procedures can be found in the College catalog or the Financial Aid section of the College website.


Federal Register: refers to an annually updated journal that contains government agency rules, proposed rules, and public notices.

The Authority, Applicability, Sanctions, Exclusions, and Interpretation do not differ from Policy II.2000.A, Policy and Procedures Development, Review, Revision, and Rescission.

Associated Procedures

Procedure VI.6001.A.a, Student Employees

Procedure VI.6001.A.b, Federal and Texas Work Study Student Employees

Procedure VI.6001.A.c, Return of Title IV Funds

Procedure VI.6001.A.d, Types of Funds Awarded by Financial Aid

Procedure VI.6001.A.e, Satisfactory Academic Progress

Procedure VI.6001.A.f, Financial Aid Appeals

Date of Board Approval

April 2, 2018

Effective Date

April 3, 2018

Primary Owner

Deputy Chancellor & President

Secondary Owner

Associate Vice Chancellor, Student Services