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Conemaugh School of Nursing
Financial Aid Resources

Providing the Financial Support You Need

Federal financial aid is available to qualified students who are accepted to Conemaugh School of Nursing and submit the required financial aid forms. For a complete list of Conemaugh's Financial Aid Programs, click here!

Conemaugh School of Nursing's financial aid team can also help you determine if you are eligible for additional support, including:

Our team can also develop affordable payment plans that meet the needs of each student.

Financial Aid Application

After accepting the offer to be a Conemaugh School of Nursing student and submission of the acceptance fee, a financial aid packet will be mailed to the student's home. To be eligible for federal and state financial aid programs, students must complete and submit the following documents:

Financial Aid Award Notification

Students who complete the necessary financial aid documents will be notified of their award by mail mid-summer. The notification will also include:

  • Federal or state grants the student is eligible to receive
  • Federal Direct Stafford Student Loans
  • Federal Direct Parent PLUS Loans
  • Scholarships / other funding the student is eligible to receive

The financial aid award letter will also list how each funding source will be disbursed each semester of the academic year.

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Scholarship opportunity notifications are sent out to School of Nursing students once the Financial Aid Office is made aware of the scholarship. Notifications are sent via email as well as posting the scholarship outside the financial aid office on the scholarship board. 

Scholarships are also available through the 1889 Foundation. These scholarships are based on clinical and academic performance. Applicants must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered. Award recipients for the 1889 Foundation Scholarships are notified in the Spring of each academic year.

Current Scholarship Opportunities:

PNC Education Loan Center Achiever Scholarship

MERHO Federal Credit Union Scholarship Informational flyer

FNSNA Education Scholarships *Deadline: January 11, 2019

Additional Information

  • Students receiving additional financial assistance from employers or other outside sources are required to inform Conemaugh School of Nursing's Financial Aid Office.
  • Financial aid will be allocated after classes start each semester.
  • A student's financial aid file must be complete and up-to-date to have financial aid credited to his / her account.
  • Financial aid will appear on the student's account statement or tuition bill as a credit, reducing the amount the student owes.

Satisfactory Academic Progress

Students of CMMC are required to successfully complete all scheduled courses before advancing to the next level and/or semester. It is the policy of CMMC to monitor the academic progress of a student in his or her program of study.  Satisfactory academic progress (SAP) is measured at the end of each semester. 

In accordance with the schools’ academic promotion policies, a student is considered to be making SAP if he or she achieves a passing grade of no less than a “C” in all enrolled courses within the curriculum plan and receives a clinical performance grade of “Satisfactory” in each course where applicable.  The student must also complete the education program requirements within 150% of the published length of the program.  Please refer to the academic promotion policy of each education program for further detail.

If a student fails to make SAP, the student’s financial aid is cancelled and the student is withdrawn from the program entirely.  As a result, CMMC does not offer an appeal process by which a student who is not meeting SAP standards can petition the school for reconsideration of his or her eligibility of FSA funds. 

A student who is withdrawn from the program must reapply for admission.  A student who previously failed to make SAP is given a financial aid warning at readmission.  The student may continue to receive FSA funds for one payment period after re-admittance.  Should the student fail to meet SAP after that payment period, he or she loses his or her financial aid eligibility and is again withdrawn from the education program.  A student is only permitted one re-admission to a CMMC program of study.

For Conemaugh School of Nursing's Gainful Employment Disclosures, please click here.

For more information about financial aid, please contact:

Laura Roberts
Financial Aid Administrator
(814) 534-9890

Sarah Moore
Financial Aid Administrator
(814) 534-3402