Much has been written of late with regard to the subject of financial aid and. the "independent" or self-supporting student. As might be expected these discussions often focus upon such topics as philosophic aspects of an equitable definition for such students, legal implications of such status, or financial ramifications of various postures of the topics.
Student Financial Aid Association, Research Committee of the Michigan
"Independent Student Policies and Practices in Michigan,"
Journal of Student Financial Aid: Vol. 6
, Article 1.
Available at: http://publications.nasfaa.org/jsfa/vol6/iss1/1