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CARES Act

Information regarding Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act
 
Acknowledgement
 
Wright Graduate University has signed and returned to the Department of Education a Certification and Agreement to receive and use funds under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. The University is committed to using no less than 50 percent of the funds received under this section to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students. 
 
Total Funds Available
 
The total funds the institution will receive from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement is $5,238, of which at least $2,619 will be awarded as Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students. 
 
Total Funds Distribution
 
As of September 18, 2020, no aid has yet been distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. The institution is determining its methodology and application process and will allow students time to file a FAFSA in order to determine eligibility. 
 
Eligibility
 
An estimated total of 24 students enrolled at the institution as of March 13, 2020, are or could be eligible to participate in the Federal student financial aid programs under Section 484 of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended, and thus are or could be eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.
 
Total Students Receiving Grants
 
As of October 10, 2020, 0 students have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.
 
Method for Determining Grant Eligibility
 
As of October 10, 2020, The University is still determining its grantmaking methodology. 
 
Guidance to Students
 
The University will publish its guidance on accessing Emergency Financial Aid Grants here and in direct communication to students on or before October 21, 2021.  
 




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