(Only student-athletes who have exhausted their eligibility are eligible)
Each portion of the application must be fully completed and turned into Associate Athletic Director for Compliance & Student Services (Jaci DeClue) by the application deadline – Friday, March 4, 2016. • S T U D E N T - A T H L E T E T O C O M P L E T E T H I S S E C T I O N• NAME: ____________________________________ FALL 15 SEMESTER GPA: ___________________ SPORT: ___________________________________CUMULATIVE GPA: ___________________________
Anticipated graduation from SIUE? FALL SPRING SUMMERYEAR: 16 17
Where will you live during your 5th year? ON-CAMPUS OFF-CAMPUS
Number of hours remaining to graduate after completion of Spring 16? _____________
Anticipated enrolled hours: Summer 16 _______ Fall 16 _______ Spring 17 _______ Summer 17 _______
Policies and Guidelines for The
5th Year Aid Scholarship th Year Academic Support applications will be reviewed on an individual basis using the following terms and conditions:
1. Any student-athlete who is finishing his/her eligibility can apply for academic assistance for the following year under the 5th year academic support program (for undergraduate program completion assistance – tuition only). NCAA rules limit student-athletes to 10 semesters of athletic aid over a five-year period.
2. To be eligible for 5th year academic support, you MUST be in good academic standing at the beginning of your 5th year aid period (2.00 or above cumulative grade point average) and have earned at least 24 hours towards your designated degree in the previous academic year. Waivers of any part of this policy must be made by the Director of Athletics.
3. Renewal of 5th year support is reviewed on a semester-by-semester basis. You do not need to fill out an additional application. To continue to be eligible for the 5th year academic support, you MUST earn at least 12 hours towards your degree (or number of hours needed for degree completion if less than 12) with a 2.0 GPA in the previous semester. Waivers of any part of this policy must be made by the Director of Athletics.
4. As a condition of accepting 5th year aid, you will be expected to provide certain services to the Athletic Department eight hours per week (i.e., work in the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, event management, concessions, tutoring, ticket sales, field maintenance). If at any point you are deemed to be uncooperative in assisting the Athletic Department, your 5th year aid may be reduced or cancelled.
You have read and understand the Athletic Department’s policies and guidelines pertaining to Fifth Year Academic Support that are stated above and you agree to abide by these policies and guidelines in the event you receive such aid.
All of the information you have provided on this application is true and correct to the best of your knowledge.
You will notify the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics as soon as possible (no later than the first day of classes) in the event that you decide not to or are unable to use the 5th year academic support assistance program.
Student-Athlete Signature Date •DEPARTMENTAL ACADEMIC ADVISOR/FACULTY ADVISOR TO COMPLETE THIS SECTION•
(Section to be completed BEFORE application is filed with the Associate Athletic Director) Declared Major: ____________________________Declared Minor: ____________________________ Cumulative GPA ____________________
Has student-athlete applied for graduation? YES NO N/A
How many estimated hours does student-athlete have remaining to graduate after the spring 2015 term (assuming the student- athlete passes all spring hours that count towards his/her degree progress)? ______________
What are those remaining courses after spring term? ________________________________________________________
When do you expect this student-athlete to graduate? Fall Spring Summer YEAR: 15 16
Any additional circumstances to consider/comments: _________________________________________________________
(Section to be completed BEFORE application is filed with the Associate Athletic Director) Names of classes you plan to enroll in during Summer 2016 semester (example ACS 305): __________________________