|(a) A student's eligibility for the program ends two
years from the start of the semester in which the student received
the first loan through the Program unless the student is granted a
hardship extension in accordance with §22.181 of this subchapter
(relating to Hardship Provisions).
(b) In circumstances when a prior recipient of a loan
through this Program is no longer eligible solely due to not meeting
the requirement of being enrolled in an eligible high-demand credential
program per §22.179(2) of this subchapter (relating to Eligibility
of Students), the student may continue to receive loans through the
(1) The student continues to be enrolled in the credential
program that was used to demonstrate initial eligibility for the Program;
(2) The student continues to meet all other eligibility
criteria outlined in §22.179 of this subchapter (relating to
Eligibility of Students).