terms of usage

hardware and software requirements

The www.sscwp.org website is designed to work properly with the following browser versions:

  • Internet Explorer
  • Firefox
  • Chrome

We support the current and previous major releases of Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Chrome on a rolling basis. Each time a new version is released, we begin supporting that version and stop supporting the third most recent version. Select a browser from the list above to get the latest version.

Support for Java, JavaScript, and cookies must be enabled in either browser and can be "turned on" via the Options dialog box in Firefox or the Internet options dialog box in Internet Explorer. The dialog boxes can be accessed from the Tools menu on each browser. In Chrome, select Settings, Show advanced settings and Content settings button to enable these options.

To access any secure portion of the website, your browser will need to support 256-bit encryption.

The website is best viewed with a screen resolution of 1024 x 768 or higher.

pdf documents

In order to view, print, or download the PDF versions of various documents (including online applications) on this website, Adobe Acrobat is required. These files may not open properly with older versions of the plug in. Minimize risk when accessing Adobe Acrobat files by using the latest release of Acrobat Reader. Visit http://www.adobe.com/products/reader for more information.

text alerts

CFI utilizes texting as a means of communication with students in the School Servicing Center Verification Program. You may elect to receive approximately 20 alert messages during the verification process. Message and data rates may apply, and you can always text HELP for help or STOP to cancel. Indicate your consent to receive the text alert messages by providing your mobile number when prompted as part of the online interview process.


If your computer utilizes Norton Internet Security, you may need to make a configuration change to your privacy controls in order to use the sscwp.org site properly. Click here for sample instructions to make the configuration change to the Privacy Controls within Norton Internet Security.

Another method would be to change the URL in your browser to read https://www.sscwp.org since some firewalls limit functionality when not already connected to a secure site.