Walsh

The CRRSAA Act

Walsh received funding through the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act (CRRSAA) to provide Higher Education Emergency Relief Funds II (HEERF II). 

The emergency financial aid grants to students are intended to be used for any component of the student’s cost of attendance or expenses related to coronavirus (including health care and child care). 

Eligibility requirements: 

  • You must be eligible for Title IV federal funds. 

  • You must be enrolled in a degree program and enrolled at least half-time (undergraduates, 6 credit hours and graduate/doctoral, 3 credit hours) for the Spring 2021 semester at the time of disbursement. 

  • You must have a validated FAFSA on file with Walsh’s Financial Aid office with financial need based on predetermined criteria. 

  • You must attend class regularly and be making satisfactory academic progress in accordance with Financial Aid. 

Distribution of Funds 

  • All FAFSA eligible students will receive $180 and all PELL eligible students will receive $386. 

  • If you are signed up for non-payroll direct deposit by 8 a.m. on Monday, April 26, 2021, funds will be disbursed beginning on Wednesday, April 28, 2021.  

If you are not signed up for non-payroll direct deposit, checks will be mailed to the address on file beginning on Wednesday, April 28, 2021. Please keep in mind current mail delays may be encountered and are beyond our control. 

Student Reporting

The CARES Act

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act to provide Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF) emergency grants to Title IV federal aid eligible students who were enrolled in a degree program and registered at least half-time (6 credit hours) at the time the funds were applied to their student account for the Fall 2020 semester.

 Emergency financial aid grants to students are intended to be used for expenses related to the disruption of campus operations due to coronavirus (including eligible expenses under a student's cost of attendance, such as food, housing, course materials, technology, health care, and child care).

Requirements

 Students must:

  • Be eligible for Title IV federal funds.
  • Be enrolled in a degree program and registered at least half-time (6 credit hours) at the time the funds were applied to your student account for the Fall 2020 semester.
  • Have a validated FAFSA on file with the Financial Aid office with financial need based on predetermined criteria..
  • Be making satisfactory academic progress in accordance with Financial Aid.

Distribution of Funds

 All FAFSA eligible students will receive $175.

 

If you are signed up for non-payroll direct deposit by 8 a.m. on Monday, December 14, funds should be received in your bank account beginning on Wednesday, December 16, 2020.  

Students can sign up for direct deposit at walshcollege.edu/refunds.

Student Reporting

 

CARES Act FAQs