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Smith expects students to budget for their textbooks. If costs exceed budgeted allowance or an emergency situation has impacted a student's available funds, they may apply for aid from SSAS.

Application Instructions

Textbook grants are coordinated with Susan Zachary, executive assistant to the Dean of the College. Funds are given in the form of credits to Grécourt Bookshop.

Students may receive funding only once per academic year.

We have a new procedure for applying for emergeny textbook funding. Simply click on the link below and fill out the form.

SSAS Textbook Application Form


Application deadline is the end of the second week of classes (September 23 for Fall 2016, and Februay 10 for Spring 2017). Review of applications typically begins two weeks before the start of the semester. Student may apply only once per academic year.