CARES Act Funding for Students

Assumption University signed and submitted its Certification and Agreement for the CARES Act funding on April 23, 2020 and plans to use this funding in the amount of $742,516 to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to enrolled full-time undergraduate day students.  

As of today, July 8, 2020, Assumption has awarded $742,516 in HEERF (Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund) to students.  The total number of students who meet the criteria to award CARES Act funding is 1,055 students.  

Assumption University used the following methodology to determine which students were eligible to receive the HEERF funds and has instructed students to visit this website for additional information. 

  • Currently enrolled full-time students in the undergraduate day program (does not include students who failed Financial Aid SAP or graduated at the end of the spring 2020 semester). 
  • Title IV eligible (must have filed a 2019-2020 FAFSA and received federal funding for the spring 2020 semester. 
  • Enrolled for credits during the spring 2020 semester

CARES Act and HEERF