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Tuition Appeals are for students who are requesting a refund or balance waiver of their tuition charges due to extenuating circumstances preventing attendance that occurred during a given term. Non-refundable registration fees cannot be appealed. [Read more about the Tuition Appeals Committee]
Second Chance is a program designed to provide students with past due financial obligations, who do not have extenuating circumstances, a second chance to obtain a certificate or degree with the Community College of Rhode Island. [Read more about Second Chance]
The Academic Appeals Committee considers requests for course substitutions from students majoring in General Studies or Liberal Arts. Also, the Committee administers the "Forgiveness Policy" and other program and grade-related requests that are beyond the purview of any academic department. [Read more about the Academic Appeals Committee]
When a student becomes academically ineligible, they have the right to appeal the suspension of their financial aid based on mitigating circumstances. [Read more about the Financial Aid Appeals Committee]
Under certain circumstances, Rhode Island Promise students may request an approved leave to extend eligibility. [Read more about the Rhode Island Promise Leave of Absence]