Updated October 29, 2020

Final Report – Institutional Aid - Section 18004(a)(1)

Final Report – Strengthening Institutions Program - Section 18004(a)(2)

 

Updated October 7, 2020

Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students Fund Reporting 
Final Quarterly Posting

On March 27, 2020, the President of the United States signed the CARES Act (H.R. 748), which provides emergency relief funds to organizations and individuals affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF), found in Section 18004 of the CARES Act, provides funding to institutions of higher education “to prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus.” This report provides details on the first award Wilson College received under the HEERF, the funds for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Award No. P425E203961. 

CERTIFICATION 
Wilson College signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement on May 4, 2020. Wilson College will use, or intends to use, no less than 50% of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.

AWARD 
Wilson College has received a total of $843,869 under Section 18004(a)(1) of the HEERF. $421,935 has been distributed directly to students impacted by campus disruptions due to the Coronavirus.  These funds are from the Department of Education and pursuant to our Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students. 

FUNDS DISTRIBUTED
As of 09/30/20, Wilson College has distributed $421,935 in Emergency Financial Aid Grants under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. 

STUDENT ELIGIBILITY 
Wilson College has an estimate of 856 students 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.  As of 09/30/20, Wilson College has distributed Emergency Financial Aid Grants to 269 students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. 

METHOD USED TO DETERMINE STUDENTS ELIGIBILITY 
Tiers representing students Expected Family Contribution (EFC) were used to determine the amount of funds students are to receive. Full time undergraduate students were prioritized.  Below are the tiers with the amounts. 

Tier 1    EFC     $0-$1,000        Award $2,000
Tier 2    EFC     $1,001-$2,000        Award $1,500
Tier 3     EFC    $2,001-$3,000        Award $1,000    
 
A portion of funds were retained so that students who do not qualify based on EFC have the opportunity to submit an application for funding consideration. Students provided explanations of expenses related to the disruption of campus operations due to COVID-19 such as food, housing, course materials, technology, health care, and child care expenses. The amount awarded was based on the total number of applications received, the amount requested, and consideration of need. As of 9/30/2020, the CARES Act Task Force evaluated the applications and awarded $76,435 to 78 students.  Students also could not be enrolled in only online courses prior to COVID interruption for the semester.

Final Report
This quarterly posting is the final report that covers all remaining HEERF fund expenditures for Section 18004(a)(1) Student Portion funds of the CARES Act.

INSTRUCTIONS/DIRECTIONS GIVEN TO STUDENTS
Instructions, directions, guidance and the application provided to students regarding the Emergency Financial Aid Grants can be found here. 

Letter sent to students with funding check.
View a screenshot of the application here.

https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=6tl_cnbkgE2nymdBuddr...
 


Updated September 14, 2020

The Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund Reporting 
On March 27, 2020, the President of the United States signed the CARES Act (H.R. 748), which provides emergency relief funds to organizations and individuals affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF), found in Section 18004 of the CARES Act, provides funding to institutions of higher education “to prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus.”

CERTIFICATION AND AWARD
Wilson College signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement on May 4, 2020 for the Student Aid portion of the grant.

Wilson College signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement on July 1, 2020 for the Institutional Aid portion of the grant.  

Wilson College has received a total of $843,869 under Section 18004(a)(1) of the HEERF.

Wilson College signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement on July 1, 2020 for the Strengthening Institutions Program grant. Wilson College has received a total of $41,455 under Section 18004(a)(2) of the HEERF.

INSTITUTIONAL AID/STRENGTHENING INSTITUTIONS PROGRAMS
The following information is for the Department of Education as a stipulation of our grant agreements on July 1, 2020.  This information was updated on September 14, 2020.

This report provides details on the second award Wilson College received under the HEERF, the funds for Institutional Aid under Award No. P425F204289.  Wilson College has expensed all funds related to the institutional portion of the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund - Institution Aid totaling $421,934.

This report provides details on the third award Wilson College received under the HEERF, the funds for Strengthening Institutions Program under Award No P425M200841. Wilson College has expensed $41,455 granted under the Strengthening Institutions Program grant.


Updated September 4, 2020

Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students Fund Reporting 

On March 27, 2020, the President of the United States signed the CARES Act (H.R. 748), which provides emergency relief funds to organizations and individuals affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF), found in Section 18004 of the CARES Act, provides funding to institutions of higher education “to prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus.” This report provides details on the first award Wilson College received under the HEERF, the funds for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Award No. P425E203961. 

CERTIFICATION 
Wilson College signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement on May 4, 2020. Wilson College will use, or intends to use, no less than 50% of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.

AWARD 
Wilson College has received a total of $843,869 under Section 18004(a)(1) of the HEERF. $421,935 has been distributed directly to students impacted by campus disruptions due to the Coronavirus.  These funds are from the Department of Education and pursuant to our Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students. 

FUNDS DISTRIBUTED
As of 09/05/20, Wilson College has distributed $421,935 in Emergency Financial Aid Grants under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. 

STUDENT ELIGIBILITY 
Wilson College has an estimate of 856 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.  As of 09/05/20, Wilson College has distributed Emergency Financial Aid Grants to 269 students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. 

METHOD USED TO DETERMINE STUDENTS ELIGIBILITY 
Tiers representing students Expected Family Contribution (EFC) were used to determine the amount of funds students are to receive. Full time undergraduate students were prioritized.  Below are the tiers with the amounts. 

Tier 1    EFC     $0-$1,000        Award $2,000
Tier 2    EFC     $1,001-$2,000        Award $1,500
Tier 3     EFC    $2,001-$3,000        Award $1,000    

A portion of funds were retained so that students who do not qualify based on EFC have the opportunity to submit an application for funding consideration. Students provided explanations of expenses related to the disruption of campus operations due to COVID-19 such as food, housing, course materials, technology, health care, and child care expenses. The amount awarded was based on the total number of applications received, the amount requested, and consideration of need. As of 9/05/2020, the CARES Act Task Force evaluated the applications and awarded $76,435 to 78 students.  Students also could not be enrolled in only online courses prior to COVID interruption for the semester.

INSTRUCTIONS/DIRECTIONS GIVEN TO STUDENTS
Instructions, directions, guidance and the application provided to students regarding the Emergency Financial Aid Grants can be found here

Letter sent to students with funding check.
View a screenshot of the application here.

Application Link:
https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=6tl_cnbkgE2nymdBuddr...


Updated July 31, 2020

The Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund Reporting 
On March 27, 2020, the President of the United States signed the CARES Act (H.R. 748), which provides emergency relief funds to organizations and individuals affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF), found in Section 18004 of the CARES Act, provides funding to institutions of higher education “to prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus.” 

CERTIFICATION AND AWARD 
Wilson College signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement on May 4, 2020 for the Student Aid portion of the grant. 

Wilson College signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement on July 1, 2020 for the Institutional Aid portion of the grant.
 
Wilson College has received a total of $843,869 under Section 18004(a)(1) of the HEERF. 

Wilson College signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement on July 1, 2020 for the Strengthening Institutions Program grant. Wilson College has received a total of $41,455 under Section 18004(a)(2) of the HEERF.  

INSTITUTIONAL AID/STRENGTHENING INSTITUTIONS PROGRAMS
The following information is for the Department of Education as a stipulation of our grant agreements on July 1, 2020.  This information was updated on July 31, 2020.

This report provides details on the second award Wilson College received under the HEERF, the funds for Institutional Aid under Award No. P425F204289.  Wilson College has expensed all funds related to the institutional portion of the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund - Institution Aid totaling $421,934. 

This report provides details on the third award Wilson College received under the HEERF, the funds for Strengthening Institutions Program under Award No P425M200841. Wilson College has expensed $41,455 granted under the Strengthening Institutions Program grant.
 


Updated July 20, 2020

Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students Fund Reporting 
On March 27, 2020, the President of the United States signed the CARES Act (H.R. 748), which provides emergency relief funds to organizations and individuals affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF), found in Section 18004 of the CARES Act, provides funding to institutions of higher education “to prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus.” This report provides details on the first award Wilson College received under the HEERF, the funds for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Award No. P425E203961. 

CERTIFICATION 
Wilson College signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement on May 4, 2020. Wilson College will use, or intends to use, no less than 50% of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.

AWARD 
Wilson College has receive a total of $843,869 under Section 18004(a)(1) of the HEERF. $421,935 has been distributed directly to students impacted by campus disruptions due to the Coronavirus.  These funds are from the Department of Education and pursuant to our Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students. 

FUNDS DISTRIBUTED
As of 07/15/20, Wilson College has distributed $421,935 in Emergency Financial Aid Grants under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. 

STUDENT ELIGIBILITY 
Wilson College has an estimate of 856 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.  As of 06/30/20, Wilson College has distributed Emergency Financial Aid Grants to 269 students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. 

METHOD USED TO DETERMINE STUDENTS ELIGIBILITY 
Tiers representing students Expected Family Contribution (EFC) were used to determine the amount of funds students are to receive. Full time undergraduate students were prioritized.  Below are the tiers with the amounts. 

Tier 1    EFC     $0-$1,000               Award $2,000
Tier 2    EFC     $1,001-$2,000        Award $1,500
Tier 3     EFC    $2,001-$3,000        Award $1,000    

A portion of funds were retained so that students who do not qualify based on EFC have the opportunity to submit an application for funding consideration. Students provided explanations of expenses related to the disruption of campus operations due to COVID-19 such as food, housing, course materials, technology, health care, and child care expenses. The amount awarded was based on the total number of applications received, the amount requested, and consideration of need. As of 7/15/2020, the CARES Act Task Force evaluated the applications and awarded $76,435 to 78 students.  Students also could not be enrolled in only online courses prior to COVID interruption for the semester.

INSTRUCTIONS/DIRECTIONS GIVEN TO STUDENTS
Instructions, directions, guidance and the application provided to students regarding the Emergency Financial Aid Grants can be found here

View a screenshot of the application here.


Updated June 4, 2020 

Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students Fund Reporting 
On March 27, 2020, the President of the United States signed the CARES Act (H.R. 748), which provides emergency relief funds to organizations and individuals affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF), found in Section 18004 of the CARES Act, provides funding to institutions of higher education “to prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus.” This report provides details on the first award Wilson College received under the HEERF, the funds for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Award No. P425E203961. 

CERTIFICATION 
Wilson College signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement on May 4, 2020. Wilson College will use, or intends to use, no less than 50% of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.

AWARD 
Wilson College will receive a total of $843,869 under Section 18004(a)(1) of the HEERF. At least $421,935 will be distributed directly to students impacted by campus disruptions due to the Coronavirus.  These funds are from the Department of Education and pursuant to our Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students. 

FUNDS DISTRIBUTED
As of 06/06/20, Wilson College has distributed $342,500 in Emergency Financial Aid Grants under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. 

STUDENT ELIGIBILITY 
Wilson College has an estimate of 856 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.  As of 06/06/20, Wilson College has distributed Emergency Financial Aid Grants to 188 students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. 

METHOD USED TO DETERMINE STUDENTS ELIGIBILITY 
Tiers representing students Expected Family Contribution (EFC) were used to determine the amount of funds students are to receive. Full time undergraduate students were prioritized.  Below are the tiers with the amounts. 

Tier 1     EFC     $0-$1,000               Award $2,000
Tier 2     EFC     $1,001-$2,000        Award $1,500
Tier 3     EFC     $2,001-$3,000        Award $1,000    

A portion of funds were retained so that students who do not qualify based on EFC have the opportunity to submit an application for funding consideration. Students must provide explanations of expenses related to the disruption of campus operations due to COVID-19 such as food, housing, course materials, technology, health care, and child care expenses. The CARES Act Task Force will evaluate the applications and approve the disbursement of the remaining grant funds.  The amount awarded will be based on the total number of applications received, the amount requested, and consideration of need. Students also could not be enrolled in only online courses prior to COVID interruption for the semester.

INSTRUCTIONS/DIRECTIONS GIVEN TO STUDENTS
Instructions, directions, guidance and the application provided to students regarding the Emergency Financial Aid Grants can be found here.

Letter sent to students with funding check.

Email sent to students re: application process.

Application Link:
https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=6tl_cnbkgE2nymdBuddr0Kxvd9f_6tNFviBGb1cfBi9UNFdWQVJWMjZIWk1DR0FSNzZZMFRUMFBSTi4u