CARES Act Reporting

30 day report 45 day report


published 5/19/20

In compliance with section 18004e of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund, Western Wyoming Community College (College) acknowledges:

1. The College signed and returned, to the Department of Education, the Certification and Agreement form on April 14, 2020 and the College intends to use no less than 50 percent of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.

2. The College has received at total of $362,621.00 from the Department of Education pursuant to the College’s Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.

3. As of the date of this submission, the College has distributed $19,000.00 of Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. (30-day Report).

4. The College estimates that the College has approximately 2500 students who are eligible to participate in programs under Section 484 in Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and thus eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

5. As of the date of this submission, 38 students have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

6. The College uses a mixed method to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants.

  1. The College will distribute $1000 in block grant funding to eligible students with an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) of 2000 or less
  2. The College will distribute $500 in block grant funding to eligible students with an EFC from 2001 to 5000
  3. The College will distribute additional need-based funding to each eligible student who submits the College’s CARES Act funding application available through the MyWestern student portal at https://mywestern.westernwyoming.edu/ until all funds are expended.

7. The instructions, directions, and guidance provided by the College to students concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants are available via the links below:

  1. Panorama eNewsletter sent to Students 4/22/20
  2. CARES Act Application
  3. Financial Aid
  4. Emergency Resources Email to Students 4/28/20

 

published 6/4/20
In compliance with section 18004e of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund, Western Wyoming Community College (College) acknowledges:

1. The College signed and returned, to the Department of Education, the Certification and Agreement form on April 14, 2020 and the College intends to use no less than 50 percent of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.

2. The College has received at total of $362,621.00 from the Department of Education pursuant to the College’s Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.

3. As of the date of this submission, the College has distributed $362,621.00 of Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. (45-day Report).

4. The College estimates that the College has approximately 2500 students who are eligible to participate in programs under Section 484 in Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and thus eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

5. As of the date of this submission, 424 students have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

6. The College uses a mixed method to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants.

  1. The College will distribute $1000 in block grant funding to eligible students with an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) of 2000 or less
  2. The College will distribute $500 in block grant funding to eligible students with an EFC from 2001 to 5000
  3. The College will distribute additional need-based funding to each eligible student who submits the College’s CARES Act funding application available through the MyWestern student portal at https://mywestern.westernwyoming.edu/ until all funds are expended.

7. The instructions, directions, and guidance provided by the College to students concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants are available via the links below:

  1. Panorama eNewsletter sent to Students 4/22/20
  2. CARES Act Application
  3. Financial Aid
  4. Emergency Resources Email to Students 4/28/20
  5. Award Letter $500
  6. Award Letter $1000

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