Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)

Learn about the academic standards required to maintain financial aid eligibility

Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Definitions

Learn how each SAP status affects your financial aid

60 Percent Dates (Return of Federal Title IV Funds)

Learn how dropping a class can affect your financial aid

Maintaining Eligibility

State & Federal money intended to help students meet the cost of attendance.

Money borrowed from the government or private lenders. 

Gift aid awarded by the CTC Foundation Office or outside organizations.

State & Federal program that allows students to earn a portion of their educational expenses through part-time employment.

  • Information is available regarding military educational benefits, Selective Service registration compliance, veteran benefits and vocational rehabilitation (Texas campuses only). More...
  • A consortium agreement is a contract between two colleges/universities that recognizes your registration at each location for financial aid purposes. Learn more...

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