CSN Nevada Promise Eligible Student

CSN Priority Deadlines

Priority Deadlines are suggested to help maintain eligibility for the Nevada Promise Scholarship. 

  • Complete the 2020-21 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on or before December 31, 2019.
  • Maintain enrollment in at least 12 credits that are applicable to an eligible program of study for spring 2020 and fall 2020.
    • Spring enrollment begins November 2019 & spring classes begin January 2020.
  • Fall enrollment opens in May 2020 & fall classes begin August 2020.

Nevada Promise Scholarship Deadlines

CSN Promise Eligible students must complete the following steps to renew the Nevada Promise Scholarship for the 2020-21 academic year:

Semester Requirements

  • Enroll in a minimum of 12 credits per semester (fall and spring) that are applicable to a program of study.
    • CSN Promise Eligible students must meet with an Academic Advisor before changing their major or registering for the next semester to ensure that the changes will not affect their financial aid eligibility.
    • CSN Promise Eligible students must maintain enrollment in a Degree/Certificate Seeking (DCS) academic program.  Declaration of Major changes can take seven to ten business days to process.
  • Maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) every semester.

January 1, 2020 Deadline

  • Complete and submit eight hours of community service
    • Eight hours of community service completed between July 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019 must be submitted on or before January 1, 2020.
  • Complete and report one mentor meetings in fall 2019.
    • Complete one mentor meeting between July 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019 and submit the mentor meeting form on or before January 1, 2020.

March 1, 2020 Deadline

July 1, 2020 Deadline (extension was approved by NSHE Board of Regents on May 5, 2020)

  • After completing the FAFSA and if selected for additional verification, this must be completed on or before July 1, 2020
  • Complete and submit eight hours of community service
    • Eight hours of community service complete between January 1, 2020 and June 30, 2020 must be submitted on or before July 1, 2020.
  • Complete and report one mentor meeting in spring 2020.
    • Complete one mentor meeting between January 1, 2020 and June 30, 2020 and submit the mentor meeting form on or before July 1, 2020.