|Five steps to becoming an SSF resident…
- Demonstrate financial need.
Financial need must be shown by an applicant’s Student Aid Report
(SAR). On the SAR the applicant’s Estimated Family Contribution
(EFC) may be no more than $7,500 per school year. If the EFC is more
than $7,500, a
financial circumstances may be considered on behalf of the applicant.International
students, who may not have a SAR
must also submit a letter explaining their financial
- Have a high grade point average.
SSF accepts students with a minimum of a 3.0 unwieghted, high school
GPA or 2.85 in college.
- Possess outstanding character.
This will be proved in the three letters of recommendation and an essay
reflecting your accomplishments, personality and goals.
- Show acceptance to college.
SSF needs a copy of your acceptance letter to one of the following
University of Florida
Florida State University
Florida A&M University
Florida Gulf Coast University
- Be motivated!
The average student accepted has demonstrated motivation by participating
in numerous community activities and been honored by their school
or organization by awards.