The SKSM Relief Fund provides support to community members (students, graduates, faculty, staff, board members, etc.) in the event of disease, sudden death, calamity, or natural or man-made disaster. This fund can also be used to help the school recover in the event of a calamity at the physical location of the school. Persons may apply for this fund when other available resources (e.g., family support, unemployment benefits, health insurance coverage) are insufficient or unavailable in a timely manner.
This fund is donor-supported and administered by the Dean of Students, who may consult with other administrators and/or faculty as needed. The fund is for acute emergency situations. It does not supplement or replace existing financial aid does not have to be repaid. The amount awarded and number of recipients is subject to available funds.
Sample Expenses Covered:
- Costs related to medical care
- Replacement of essential belongings
- Safety needs
- Urgent transportation costs
Sample Expenses Not Covered:
- School tuition
- Entertainment purchases
- Non-essential utilities (e.g., cable or streaming television)