Walsh

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 are currently attending Walsh for the Spring 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 enrolled in a degree program and taking at least one class for the Spring 2020 semester at the time of disbursement.
  • Have a validated FAFSA on file with the Financial Aid office.
  • Be making satisfactory academic progress in accordance with Financial Aid.

 

 

 

Deadlines

 

 

 

Students enrolled for the Spring 2020 semester who do not have a FAFSA on file have through Friday, June 12, 2020 to complete a FAFSA and be eligible for grant distribution.

 

 

 

Distribution of Funds

 

 

 

 

FAFSA eligible students with an “Expected Family Contribution less than 5577” will receive $300

All other FAFSA eligible students will receive $150

Students can sign up for direct deposit here: www.walshcollege.edu/refunds.

 

 

 

Reporting

For further questions please contact business@walshcollege.edu


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