- If a student was convicted of both possessing and selling illegal drugs, and the periods
of ineligibility are different the student will be ineligible for the longer period
- A student regains eligibility the day after the period of ineligibility ends or when
he/she successfully completes a qualified drug rehabilitation program. Further drug
conviction will make him/her ineligible again
- When a student regains eligibility during the award year, the institute may award
Pell for the current payment period
- A qualified drug rehabilitation program must include at least two unannounced drug
tests and must satisfy at least one of the following requirements:
- Be qualified to receive funds directly or indirectly from a federal, state or local
- Be qualified to receive payment directly or indirectly from a federally or state-licensed
- Be administered or recognized by federal, state or local government agency or court.
- Be administered or recognized by a federally or state-licensed hospital, health clinic
or medical doctor.
Upon receipt of all required documents and in good order, and requirements are met,
the prospective student is eligible to be considered for FSA funds.