MI Reconnect Frequently Asked Questions
Frequently Asked Questions
I have a degree from another school. Am I eligible for the Reconnect Program?
Unfortunately, the program is only eligible to applicants who have not received a degree.
I am an out-of-district student. Can I still enroll at Oakland Community College?
Yes, you can use your Reconnect scholarship at Oakland Community College. The Reconnect scholarship will cover the cost of in-district tuition and fees. Out-of-district students will be responsible for the additional costs of tuition and fees.
I received an email from Financial Aid stating I need to complete an SAP appeal. Do I need to complete the SAP appeal?
Students participating in the Reconnect Program will not be required to complete the SAP appeal to receive the Reconnect scholarship.
Do I have to complete a FAFSA application?
Everyone participating in the Reconnect Program is required to complete a FAFSA application.
My Reconnect scholarship is described as “restricted.” Why?
The Reconnect Scholarship is limited to the cost of in-district tuition and fees. It cannot be used towards any other costs including books and supplies.