Policy Regarding the Awarding of Federal Supplemental Opportunity Grant

Chesapeake College will award SEOG using selection groups. Tiered selection will be based on the following factors:

Each student will be given SEOG consideration if all the following conditions are applicable:

  1. Financial aid file was complete on or before our priority deadline date of May 1st; the student is receiving a Federal Pell Grant; the student is pre-registered for the upcoming term.

    After all Pell recipients who meet this criterion have been awarded, funds will be awarded to non-Pell Grant recipients with the lowest EFC who meet the following factors:

    1. Financial aid file was complete on or before our priority deadline date of May 1 st,
    2. The student is pre-registered for the upcoming term.
  2. Second tier of students will be based on the following factors:
    1. Financial aid file is complete after the deadline date of May 1 st,
    2. The student is receiving a Federal Pell Grant.
    3. The student is pre-registered for the upcoming term.

If there is inaccurate information on this page, please send correction or comments to:  finaid@chesapeake.edu