student rights & responsibilities
By accepting financial aid awards, students acknowledge certain rights and responsibilities including:
responsibility to report any change in the financial situation from
that reported on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
- The responsibility to report any wages, loans, grants or scholarships received from sources external to the university.
responsibility to use funds awarded solely for educational expenses
incurred to attend Huntington University during the period for which the
award was made.
- The responsibility to attend class on a regular
basis and to make normal progress toward graduation. Full-time students
normally take eight semesters to graduate, while a part-time student
might require up to 16 semesters. Repeated course withdrawals may
jeopardize eligibility for financial assistance. Length of time may vary
for adult (in a Professional Programs) and graduate students.
- The responsibility to
repay all educational loans according to the repayment provisions agreed
on at the time loans were accepted and promissory notes were signed.
- The right to apply for additional assistance when increased financial need can be demonstrated and funds are available.
- The right to appeal a decision to the Director of Financial Aid or Academic Concerns Committee.
right to expect and receive complete confidentiality of financial aid
award information by the Office of Student Financial Aid.