Office of Financial Aid
Hepburn Hall, Room 215
2039 John F. Kennedy Boulevard | Jersey City, NJ 07305
Phone: (201) 200-3173| Fax: (201) 200-3181 | Email: email@example.com
FORM TYPE: HSC
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2019-2020 High School Completion Status
Provide one of the following documents to indicate the student’s high school completion status when the
student begins college in 2019-2020:
A copy of the student’s high school diploma.
For students who completed secondary education in a foreign country, a copy of the “secondary
school leaving certificate” or other similar document.
A copy of the student’s final official high school transcript that shows the date when the diploma was
A State certificate or transcript received by a student after the student passed a State-authorized
examination that the State recognizes as the equivalent of a high school diploma (GED test, HiSET,
TASC, or other State-authorized examination).
An academic transcript that indicates the student successfully completed at least a two-year program
that is acceptable for full credit toward a bachelor’s degree.
For a student who was homeschooled in a State where State law requires the student to obtain a
secondary school completion credential for homeschooling (other than a high school diploma or its
recognized equivalent), a copy of that credential.
For a student who was homeschooled in a State where State law does not require the student to obtain
a secondary school completion credential for homeschooling (other than a high school diploma or its
recognized equivalent), a transcript, or the equivalent, signed by the student's parent or guardian, that
lists the secondary school courses the student completed and includes a statement that the student
successfully completed a secondary school education in a homeschool setting.
A student who is unable to obtain the documentation listed above must contact the financial aid office.
Certification and Signature
Each person signing below certifies that all of the
information reported is complete and correct.
Print Student’s Name Student’s ID Number
Student’s Signature (Required) Date
WARNING: If you purposely give false or
misleading information, you may be
fined, sent to prison, or both.