Student Eligibility

Students seeking a Bachelors or Masters degree who need financial assistance due to circumstances associated with COVID-19 are invited to apply. Students may apply for the fund once they have exhausted other resources.

  • The award is one-time monetary assistance which does not need to be repaid.
  • Funding will be awarded on a case-by-case basis.
  • Funds will be paid into the student’s account.
A student using a laptop in a dorm room.

  • Be enrolled at SUU with a minimum course load of 6 credits for undergraduate students and 4 credits for graduate students.
  • Be in good academic standing.
  • Demonstrate hardship and be able to provide documentation of the emergency expense.
  • Tuition and Fees
  • Books and other essential academic expenses
  • Housing/Rent and Utilities
  • Transportation/Bus Pass
  • Medical Care
  • Child Care
  • Food/Meals
  • Study Abroad Costs
  • Parking tickets or other fines
  • Non-essential utilities (i.e. cable, cell phone bill) and household needs
  • Credit Card Debt and/or Personal Debt
  • Entertainment
  • Court Fees