Exemption Request (South Dakota Opportunity Scholarship)

Use this service if seeking a waiver to either the Credit Hour Thresholds or Persistence Requirements.

Student Information

Academic Information

Exemption Information

Exemption Type
Exemption Type
File attachments associated with the ticket.

Waiver Information

A missed Credit Hour Waiver would be if a student has missed one of the below credit thresholds.  A waiver pauses the scholarship until the student reaches the threshold:
Credit Thresholds
  • 30 Credits prior to 3rd Semester
  • 60 Credits prior to 5th Semester
  • 90 Credits prior to 7th Semester
A Persistence Waiver is granted when a student is not continuously enrolled due to an internship, military obligation, or medical hardship, etc. 

NOTE:  The Board of Regents does not have the authority to grant GPA exemptions. For questions, contact Kerri Richards by email at Kerri.Richards@sdbor.edu

Waiver Type
Waiver Type
Is the waiver being sought for more than one semester?
Is the waiver being sought for more than one semester?

Verification of Contact Information

(e.g. Advisor, Doctor, Exchange Program Coordinator, etc.)

Verifier Type
Verifier Type

Other Fields

Your name
Verification Code