《冠状病毒援助救济和经济安全法案

May 14, 2020

Coe开始发放高等教育紧急救济基金赠款

澳门新巴黎人线路blr将于5月15日开始发放由高等教育紧急救济基金(HEERF)提供的学生助学金, 2020. HEERF是国会批准的冠状病毒援助的一部分, Relief and Economic 安全 (CARES) Act.

HEERF将提供紧急财政援助赠款,用于支付因新型冠状病毒肺炎导致校园运营中断的具体费用, which may include 食物, 住房, course materials, 技术, health care and child care. HEERF funds will not be applied to college debts, charges, fees or other amounts owed to Coe. 有资格获得HEERF资助的学生将收到来自经济援助办公室的申请,并将申请发送到他们的校园邮箱.

The college received $762,824 in HEERF funds to be issued directly to eligible students who must:

  • Be enrolled in spring, May or summer 2020
  • 是否有与新型冠状病毒肺炎导致的校园服务中断相关的费用
  • Be eligible to receive Title IV aid
  • Have filed the 2019-20 FAFSA
  • Have met satisfactory academic progress
  • 你是一个.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen

还通过学生同学会、学生应急基金和校园救济基金向Coe的学生分发了许多必要物品和资金.


The 《冠状病毒援助救济和经济安全法案 includes two portions of funding related to higher education:

  1. The Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund provides emergency funding to higher education institutions for expenses related to the disruption of campus operations. Coe applied for these funds to assist with the costs of the business interruption associated with 新型冠状病毒肺炎. We have not received these funds yet but have applied and expect to receive them in the next 30 days.  
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A second portion of the 关心行为 provides financial support to students. 澳门新巴黎人线路blr本周收到通知,澳门新巴黎人线路blr现在可以获得这笔资金. We are working through the process to determine who is eligible and will access these funds as soon as this is completed. 学生必须符合以下所有条件,才有资格获得资助:
  • Meet Title IV eligibility requirements. 
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展示与扰乱校园服务相关的费用, 比如要求搬到校外,以及对远程学习的适应.

  • 已经提交2019-2020年联邦学生资助免费申请(FAFSA).

  • Be enrolled for the 2020 spring term.  

The methodology used for student selection was structured using eligibility determined by the Department of Education. 来自FAFSA的估计家庭贡献(EFC)以及注册状态和学生住房数据被用来创建三个资格群体.

第一组-春季学期搬离校园,显示出较高的经济需求.
第二组-春季学期搬离校园,并表现出一些经济需求.
第三组-在春季、五月或夏季学期在科院注册.

Students in Groups 1 and 2 were sent an email that contained a link to a CARES Emergency Grant form. 那些证实自己发生了与学院服务中断相关的费用的人,将获得最高600美元的现金补助,作为符合条件的费用. 表格上提供了说明和指导. 第三组的学生应申请援助,并填写一份“紧急经济援助申请”,以获考虑资助. 第一组及第二组合资格的学生,如在首份“关怀计划”紧急资助表格上显示其开支超过600元,便会收到有关申请的电子连结. 被确定为合格的学生,但尚未完成表格的学生会收到来自澳门新巴黎人线路blr学生金融服务办公室的定期电子邮件提醒.

The Federal Trade Commission has issued a warning to students about phishing emails being received regarding CARES funding. Students should not provide personal information like their social security number or bank account information. 个人资料的更新只能透过我的.科或联系澳门新巴黎人线路blr学生金融服务办公室.

以下信息概述了围绕获得这些资金的一系列事件.

  
Student Support

  • 4.9.20 | Secretary DeVos from the Department of Education (DOE) announced that funding was available for emergency 奖助金 to students. Limited guidance was provided on how this funding can be used and difficulties accessing the proper grant application through 奖助金.政府 were encountered.  
  • 4.14.20 | 爱荷华独立学院和大学(IAICU)每周与爱荷华州所有首席财务官(cfo)进行电话交谈,讨论该方案以及如何分配和申请资助.
  • 4.20.20 | Coe applied for the student portion of the Emergency Financial Aid Grants and signed the Certification and Agreement.

  • 4.21.20 | IAICU weekly phone call with all Iowa CFOs discussed the package and how to properly disburse to students.

  • 4.21.20 | 能源部就如何向学生发放资金提供了指导.

  • 4.21.20 | Coe’s Financial Aid and Business Offices met to discuss the communication and direction from the DOE and the IAICU.

  • 4.25.20 | G5,美国.S. Department of Education’s Grants Management System, provided notification of funds available to Coe.
 The amount of funds received was $762,将用于向学生提供紧急财政援助赠款.
  • 4.27.20 | Coe的商务办公室开会审查了G5网站,并学习了如何从该网站提取资金.

  • 4.28.20 | IAICU weekly phone call with all Iowa CFOs discussed the package and scheduled how to disburse to students.
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5.1.20 | 科欧的商务办公室将开会讨论付款的过程. Direction from the DOE requires that the funds be used within one year of availability (by April 23, 2021). 
  • 5.11.20 |确定第一轮学生紧急助学金的资格及支付金额.
  • 5.12.20 | 524 students notified of eligibility of up to $600 in Emergency Grants for expenses related to 新型冠状病毒肺炎.
  • 5.13.20 |学生返回通过电子邮件发送的申请由经济援助办公室
  • 5.15.20 |第一轮紧急助学金发放给169名学生,总额为96,704美元
  • 5.15.20 | 268 students notified of eligibility of up to $500 in Emergency Grants for expenses related to 新型冠状病毒肺炎
  • 5.25.20 | Two rounds of Emergency Grants in total have been disbursed to 307 students totaling $194,745.
  • 7.9.20 | Nine rounds of Emergency Grants in total have been disbursed to 581 students totaling $444,150.
  • 8.23.20 | Twelve rounds of Emergency Grants in total have been disbursed to 645 students totaling $504,659.
  • 10.7.20 | Eighteen rounds of Emergency Grants in total have been disbursed to 648 students totaling $578,899.
  • 11.21.20 | Twenty-four rounds of Emergency Grants in total have been disbursed to 921 students totaling $725,424.
  • 1.13.21 | Twenty-five rounds of Emergency Grants in total have been disbursed to 921 students totaling $725,924.
  • 1.17.21 其余未支付的奖助金为$36,在CRRSAA提供的用于分发的补充经费之外又增加了900英镑.

商业运作支持:高等教育紧急救济基金

  • 4.23.20 | Coe学院申请了基金的机构部分, which had not been funded as of April 28. These funds are to be used to offset the costs associated with the disruption of campus services such as 住房, 餐厅, academic program costs and IT related impacts.  

  • 4.28.20 | IAICU weekly phone call with all Iowa CFOs discussed the funding package and how the funds can be applied. 作出这项决定是为了寻求进一步的方向.

  • 5.1.20 | Coe的业务办公室将开会讨论将收到的资金的时间表,以帮助抵消发生的重大业务中断成本.

  • 5.6.20 G5,美国.S. Department of Education's Grants Management System, provided notification of funds available to Coe. The amount of funds received was $762,823美元,将用于补偿与学生住房退款有关的费用, 食物 and parking fees.

《冠状病毒应对和救济补充拨款法案》

On January 17, 2021, 教育部通知Coe学院,高等教育紧急救济基金将提供2美元的补充资金,234,501 would be available to the college through the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act (CRRSAA). 在接下来的几周内,美国能源部发布了指导意见,以帮助高等教育机构合理使用资金,确定拨款数额和资格.

CRRSAA包括与高等教育相关的两部分资金:

  1. 该奖学金的学生部分由能源部设定,为762,824美元. Unspent dollars of $36,900英镑仍存于关怀基金中,现在可以根据新的CRRSAA规则分配. 学生助学金可用于学生出勤费用的任何部分,或用于学费等因冠状病毒产生的紧急费用, 食物, 住房, 保健(包括心理保健)或儿童保健. CRRSAA基金允许向学生的账户申请资助,只要学生明确选择这种支付方式. 国际学生和DACA学生没有资格获得这些基金的资助. 对于有特殊需要的学生,奖励确实需要优先考虑. Coe计划为学生提供799,724美元的助学金.
  2. 奖金的机构部分为1 471 677美元. 截至第三季度的机构HEERF基金报告.31.2021

所有资金必须在收到资金可用性通知的一年内用完.

Student Support

  • 1.08.21 | Email sent to students informing them Coe had been notified of the second round of relief for higher education institutions. The Department of Education had not yet released guidance on distribution or eligibility requirements.
  • 1.17.21 | The college received notification that $762,824号发放给符合条件的学生,以抵消出席费用. The remaining undisbursed grant funds of $36,在CRRSAA提供的补充资金中,还增加了900美元的援助金,使学生可获得的资助总额达到799美元,724.
  • 3.12.21 |已向学生发送电子邮件,通知他们第二轮HEERF助学金已准备就绪,并将于2021年3月19日开始发放.
  • 3.17.21 | First round of CRRSAA funds were disbursed to 713 full-time students in the amount of $675 for a total of $481,275.
  • 3.24.21 | Second round of CRRSAA funds were disbursed to 505 full-time students in the amount of $625 for a total of $315,625. 此外,14名非全日制学生获得了200美元的助学金,总计2,800美元.  
  • 今年以来,该学院已向学生发放了1232笔助学金,总计799,700美元.
  • 4.20.21 | Voided five emergency 奖助金 issued to students in the amount of $500 each that remained uncashed from CARES funding. 仍待分配的紧急赠款总额为2 524美元.

The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA)

5月11日, 2021, Coe学院收到教育部(DOE)的通知,拨款金额为3美元,955,753将通过美国救援计划法案的高等教育紧急救援基金(HEERF)提供,以支持学生和机构. 已向教育部退回了一份签字的确认,并保证Coe打算使用不少于50%的收到的资金向学生提供紧急财政援助赠款.

ARPA包括与高等教育相关的两部分资金:

1. 该奖学金的学生部分由美国能源部设定,金额为1977,877美元.  As with the CARES and CRRSAA awards, 学生助学金可用于学生出勤费用的任何部分,或用于学费等因冠状病毒产生的紧急费用, 食物, 住房, 保健(包括心理保健)或儿童保健.  只要学生明确选择使用这种支付方式,ARPA基金允许向学生的账户申请补助.

国际学生和DACA学生有资格获得这些基金的资助. ARP要求学校优先考虑有特殊需求的学生, such as students who receive Pell Grants or undergraduates with extraordinary financial circumstances. Beyond Pell eligibility, 优先考虑特殊需要的方法包括那些可能有资格获得其他联邦或州基于需求的援助或面临重大意外开支的学生, such as loss of employment, reduced income, or 食物 or 住房 insecurity.

Remaining funds from CARES and CRRSAA of $2,其中524人将被纳入ARPA基金,总金额为1美元,980,401 to be distributed to eligible students.

2. 奖金的机构部分为1 977 876美元.  This award has two new requirements which are to use a portion of the funds to implement practices to monitor and suppress coronavirus in accordance with public health guidelines; and, 直接联系经济援助申请人,了解由于家庭成员或独立学生最近失业而获得经济援助调整的机会.  

所有资金必须在收到资金可用性通知的一年内用完.

Student Support

  • 7.27.2021 | 已向第一批符合条件的学生发送电子邮件,通知他们第三轮HEERF助学金已准备就绪,并将于2021年8月16日开始发放.
  • 8.18.2021 | ARPA的第一轮资金已发放给722名学生,总额为1,063,250美元.
  • 9.06.2021 | 向第二轮合格学生发送电子邮件,通知他们HEERF III已经准备好支付,并将于2021年9月13日开始.
  • 9.15.2021 | Two rounds of Emergency Grants in total have been disbursed to 1,101 students totaling $1,658,250.
  • 9.22.2021 |总共向1人发放了三轮紧急赠款,122 students totaling $1,692,500.
  • 12.31.2021 | Six rounds of Emergency Grants in total have been disbursed to 1,176 students totaling $1,741,250.
  • 3.31.2022 | Seven rounds of Emergency Grants in total have been disbursed to 1,190 students totaling $1,974,125.

Institutional Support

  • 7.10.2021 | Link to the 6.30.2021年机构HEERF基金季度报告
  • 8.06.2021 | 10名学生获得了10 598美元的紧急财政援助赠款.39 to help offset their cost of attendance.
  • 9.09.2021 | An email was sent to all returning students, who receive financial aid, 如果他们的家庭经济状况因最近的失业或其他可能没有准确反映在他们的FAFSA上的情况而发生变化,他们有机会完成特殊情况上诉. 
  • 9.29.2021 | An email was sent to all new students, who receive financial aid, 如果他们的家庭经济状况因最近的失业或其他可能没有准确反映在他们的FAFSA上的情况而发生变化,他们有机会完成特殊情况上诉.
  • 10.10.2021 | Link to the 9.30.2021年机构HEERF基金季度报告
  • 12.13.2021 | Link to the 12.31.2021年机构HEERF基金季度报告