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.

Contact Information

We're here to help

If you need help, our Admissions Coordinators are ready to assist you with your questions:

Phone: 248.341.2280
Email: admissions@oaklandcc.edu