Polices and Procedures

Board By Law:   
Policy Number:  5.8001
Subject Area:  Student Services 
Approved Date:  11/05/2019

Waivers and scholarships will be awarded to recruit students to Kaskaskia College, pursuant to established procedures.  The awards will be provided for recognition of academic achievement, recognition of service to community and country, and recognition of skills and talents; which will be utilized and developed in the College’s performance and competition programs.  The College has the sole discretion to adjust the number of scholarships and waivers given each year, according to College needs.

The categories of institutional scholarships provided by Kaskaskia College include: Board of Trustees, Activity scholarships, and Adult Education scholarships.  Activity scholarships include Instrumental Music, Vocal Music, Theater, Students in Recruitment, Dairy Judging Team, and Collegiate FFA and Athletic scholarships.  The Athletic scholarships provided by the College include student athletes for Men’s Baseball, Men’s Basketball, Women’s Basketball, Cheerleading, Men’s Cross County, Women’s Cross Country, Women’s Soccer Women’s Softball, Men’s Tennis, Women’s Tennis, and Women’s Volleyball.

Procedures will be developed for the implementation of institutional scholarships that are consistent and provide emphasis regarding the privilege of being an institutional scholarship recipient.  Institutional scholarship awards cover tuition and mandatory activity fees only.  Fees associated with individual courses are excluded from any waiver.  Prerequisite documentation for application and initiation of institutional scholarships is required for students to be considered for the award.  Specific regulations regarding this aspect of institutional scholarships have been outlined for students in the Institutional Scholarship Manual.  Scholarships shall remain in effect provided that the recipients have made satisfactory academic progress, consistently fulfills participation requirements, and fulfill the requirements of the Standards of Academic Achievement Policy as established by Kaskaskia College.

Approval History:
November 5, 2019
August 24, 2015