Student Policy Examples

Examples of how student restrictions affect SNAP eligibility.

Individual SNAP Household Eligibility

Document to host the Individual SNAP Household Eligibility

Household Composition

QUIZ – Household Composition

Student Eligibility

UpdatedSSI-Criteria State Order of Deductions for Earned Income

Order of deductions to earned income of ABD individual.

ABAWD Exemptions

Younger than 18 or 50 years of age and older Client’s statement of birthdate is sufficient. The IMS system will check the date with Social Security Administration (SSA). A data exchange error will occur if SSA has a different birthdate. See Frequently Asked Questions Determined by the agency to be medically certified as physically or […]


Student – a child attending elementary through high school or an adult enrolled at least half-time in any recognized school, training program, or institution of higher education.


Exemption – this may be an income or resource disregard or an exception from a program requirement.

Student Policy

Overview of Student Policy for SNAP program.

Best Practices

Things to remember during Application Screening, Interviewing, Verification and Processing, and Case Changes