Institutional Policy: F-07

Category
Finance
Subject
Tuition and Fee Waivers
Effective
December 15, 2007
Updated
July 21, 2014

F 07-1. Authority

1.1

W. Va. Code §§ 18B-1-6, 18B-2A-8, and 18B-10-6A

1.2

W. Va. Code R. § 133-4

F 07-2. Awarding Tuition and Fee Waivers

2.1

Total Tuition and Fee Waivers Authorized

The total number of tuition and fee waivers available each year will be determined by the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (“WVSOM”) Board of Governors upon recommendation of the WVSOM President.

2.2

Current Health Sciences and Technology Academy Waiver Recipients

2.2.1

Subject to Section 2.2.2 below, any Health Sciences and Technology Academy waiver (“HSTA Waiver”) that has already been awarded to a HSTA participant who has enrolled at WVSOM (“HSTA Student”) will remain in effect for the duration of the award, not to exceed a maximum of four (4) years, so long as the HSTA Student remains continually enrolled at WVSOM and remains in good standing.

2.2.2

Should the HSTA Student fail any course, system, module, rotation or COMLEX exam (Level 1), the remaining HSTA Waiver will be forfeited.