Admissions, Scholarships and Financial Assistance Committee

This committee meets close to weekly to discuss applicants wishing to study at Simpson College. Committee members read the applicants’ files prior to the meeting.


Three full-time faculty members from different divisions.  Members shall be elected with terms staggered so that approximately one-third of the committee members are elected each year.

Ex officio members: the chief admissions officer, the chief financial assistance officer, and the director of the first year program

The president of the student government with the advice and consent of the student senate shall appoint one student who will be available to participate on the committee to discuss policy issues, at the request of the committee.


To formulate and recommend to the faculty policies governing the admission of students

To evaluate the administration of the admission policies, and to report its operation to the faculty

To develop policy regarding scholarships, student aid, activity aid, and recommend adoption of such policy to the faculty, administration, or student government as appropriate

Committees and Members