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Professional Judgment

Circumstances Where Professional Judgment May be Used and Possible Actions:

The following circumstances may warrant the use of professional judgment but are not all inclusive or limited to:

  • Loss or reduction of income earned from work experienced by the student, spouse or parent, if dependent.
  • Loss of benefits or other income such as child support, social security benefits, TANF, unemployment or one-time income.
  • High medical/dental/ or other unusual costs.
  • Loss of income or benefits due to death or divorce.

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