The Verna McClain Student Emergency Fund is for any South Mountain Community College student who needs immediate financial support. Funds are to pay for financial situations that may cause the student to drop out of college, which include, but are not limited to: meal expenses, rent, automobile repair, bus pass, internet access (if taking an online class), tutoring, supplies as stipulated in the course syllabus, etc. Students may receive up to $500 through this emergency fund.
- Be enrolled in a minimum of three credit hours at any Maricopa Community College
- Documentation associated with the emergency must be attached to the application (i.e., current utility bill, required book list, auto repair bill, etc.)
- Complete and submit the online Emergency Assistance Fund Application
Clock and credit hour students, as well as out of state and undocumented students, are eligible to apply as long as they meet the above eligibility requirements.