CARES Act Student Relief Fund
Lourdes University CARES Act Student Relief Program
Lourdes University received funding through the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF), authorized by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act. This funding is used to provide direct emergency checks to eligible Lourdes students whose lives and education have been disrupted by COVID-19.
HEERF – Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students
Lourdes University signed and returned to the U.S. Department of Education the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that the institution will 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. This amount will total $554,320. As a condition of this funding, Lourdes University will provide updates on this web page every 45 days regarding the distribution of these funds. Approximately 850 Lourdes students are eligible to receive HEERF Emergency Financial Aid Grants.
HEERF Emergency Financial Aid Grants Distribution Status – March 31, 2021
The total amount distributed to students: $554,320
The total number of students to which funds have been distributed: 847
All CARES Act funds for students have been distributed.
Dean of Student Success
Director of Student Accounts
PAYING IT FORWARD
Lourdes has created the Lourdes COVID-19 Action Fund to provide financial support to students not eligible for government stimulus aid. To do so, please contact Mary Sabin, Vice President of Institutional Advancement, firstname.lastname@example.org.