Emergency loans are permitted in the event of an actual emergency and only in the term they occur. Loan requests may range from $100 to $500 depending upon the availability of funds. Emergency loans are only available to students with an acute immediate need at the discretion of the Director of Financial Aid. Additional criteria for this loan is outlined in the application process.
Emergency Loan Examples:
- Personal/Family Crisis – a situation or period in which things are very uncertain, difficult or painful, especially a time when action must be taken to avoid complete disaster or breakdown.
- Disaster – an event that causes serious loss, destruction, hardship or death.
- Tragedy – serious illness, financial ruin or fatality.
- Theft – having property stolen, vehicle damage, etc.