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Healthy and Safety Statement

CARES Act Notification Archive

Northland College hereby acknowledges that the institution signed and returned to the Department of Education the Recipient’s Funding Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. Northland College has or 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.

Updates

April 10, 2021

CARES Act

Northland College hereby acknowledges that the institution signed and returned to the Department of Education the Recipient’s Funding Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. Northland College has or 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.

The total amount of funds that the institution has or will receive from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students is $318,271.

The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES ACT as of March 31, 2021 is $313,104.80.

The estimated total number of students at the institution 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 is 479.

The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act is 454.

The method that will be used to distribute Emergency Financial Aid Grants after the end of May term 2020 was as follows:

  • Current full-time eligible students in good standing with an EFC score of 2856 or less will receive a grant of $900
  • Current full-time eligible students in good standing with an EFC score of 2857-5576 will receive a grant of $700
  • Current full-time eligible students in good standing with an EFC score greater than 5577 will receive a grant of $450.
  • The remaining funds will be distributed to eligible students through an application process on the basis of additional financial need as a result of the pandemic. Emergency Financial Aid Grants will be used to assist students who require financial assistance due to COVID-19 circumstances and expenses related to the disruption of campus operations due to the Coronavirus. The goal is to keep students on the path to academic success during this unexpected crisis. Emergency Financial Aid Grants help any currently enrolled student who faced financial difficulties due to COVID-19 from the winter and spring 2020 terms and is enrolled in the 2020-21 academic year. It enables students and families to look to Northland for additional support. More information and the application form can be found here.

CRRSAA Funds

The Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund II (HEERF II)

The Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act 2021 (CRRSAA), Public Law 116-260, signed into law on Dec. 27, 2020.

Northland College was awarded $318,271 under Section 134(a) (1) of the CRRSAA Funds.  As required in Section 134(c) (3) of the CRRSAA guidance, Northland must prioritize grants to students with exceptional need. In complying with this guidance, Northland disbursed funds to students based on the student’s Expected Family Contribution (EFC) amounts, as reported in their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form, for academic year 2020–2021. Disbursement amounts per student ranged from $500 to $1,000, see below:

EFC Amounts Amount/Student # of Students Total Disbursed
0-5707 $1,000 151 (2 pro rata) $150,340
5708-10000 $  750  39 $ 29,250
10000-29999 $  500 100 $ 50,000
Totals   290 $229,590

Cares Quarterly Budget Report

January 10, 2021

Northland College hereby acknowledges that the institution signed and returned to the Department of Education the Recipient’s Funding Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. Northland College has or 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.

The total amount of funds that the institution has or will receive from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students is $318,271.

The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES ACT as of January 10, 2021 is $305,905.

The estimated total number of students at the institution 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 is 479.

The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act is 454.

The method that will be used to distribute Emergency Financial Aid Grants after the end of May term is as follows:

  • Current full-time eligible students in good standing with an EFC score of 2856 or less will receive a grant of $900
  • Current full-time eligible students in good standing with an EFC score of 2857-5576 will receive a grant of $700
  • Current full-time eligible students in good standing with an EFC score greater than 5577 will receive a grant of $450.
  • The remaining funds will be distributed to eligible students through an application process on the basis of additional financial need as a result of the pandemic. Emergency Financial Aid Grants will be used to assist students who require financial assistance due to COVID-19 circumstances and expenses related to the disruption of campus operations due to the Coronavirus. The goal is to keep students on the path to academic success during this unexpected crisis. Emergency Financial Aid Grants help any currently enrolled student who faced financial difficulties due to COVID-19 from the winter and spring 2020 terms and is enrolled in the 2020-21 academic year. It enables students and families to look to Northland for additional support. More information and the application form can be found here.

Cares Quarterly Budget Report

October 9, 2020

The total amount of funds that the institution has or will receive from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students is $318,271.

The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES ACT as of October 9, 2020 is $300,805.

The estimated total number of students at the institution 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 is 479.

The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act is 454.

The method that will be used to distribute Emergency Financial Aid Grants after the end of May term is as follows:

  • Current full-time eligible students in good standing with an EFC score of 2856 or less will receive a grant of $900
  • Current full-time eligible students in good standing with an EFC score of 2857-5576 will receive a grant of $700
  • Current full-time eligible students in good standing with an EFC score greater than 5577 will receive a grant of $450.
  • The remaining funds will be distributed to eligible students through an application process on the basis of additional financial need as a result of the pandemic. Emergency Financial Aid Grants will be used to assist students who require financial assistance due to COVID-19 circumstances and expenses related to the disruption of campus operations due to the Coronavirus. The goal is to keep students on the path to academic success during this unexpected crisis. Emergency Financial Aid Grants help any currently enrolled student who faced financial difficulties due to COVID-19 from the winter and spring 2020 terms and is enrolled in the 2020-21 academic year. It enables students and families to look to Northland for additional support. More information and the application form here.

August 3, 2020

The total amount of funds that the institution has or will receive from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students is $318,271.

The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES ACT as of August 3, 2020 is $285,960.

The estimated total number of students at the institution 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 is 479.

The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act is 454.

The method that will be used to distribute Emergency Financial Aid Grants after the end of May term is as follows:

  • Current full-time eligible students in good standing with an EFC score of 2856 or less will receive a grant of $900
  • Current full-time eligible students in good standing with an EFC score of 2857-5576 will receive a grant of $700
  • Current full-time eligible students in good standing with an EFC score greater than 5577 will receive a grant of $450.
  • The remaining funds will be distributed to eligible students through an application process on the basis of additional financial need as a result of the pandemic. Emergency Financial Aid Grants will be used to assist students who require financial assistance due to COVID-19 circumstances and expenses related to the disruption of campus operations due to the Coronavirus. The goal is to keep students on the path to academic success during this unexpected crisis. Emergency Financial Aid Grants help any currently enrolled student who faced financial difficulties due to COVID-19 from the winter and spring 2020 terms and is enrolled in the 2020-21 academic year. It enables students and families to look to Northland for additional support. More information and the application form here.

June 25, 2020

The total amount of funds that the institution has or will receive from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students is $318,271.

The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES ACT as of June 25, 2020 is $278,650.

The estimated total number of students at the institution 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 is 479.

The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act is 454.

The method that will be used to distribute Emergency Financial Aid Grants after the end of May term is as follows:

  • Current full-time eligible students in good standing with an EFC score of 2856 or less will receive a grant of $900
  • Current full-time eligible students in good standing with an EFC score of 2857-5576 will receive a grant of $700
  • Current full-time eligible students in good standing with an EFC score greater than 5577 will receive a grant of $450.
  • The remaining funds will be distributed to eligible students through an application process on the basis of additional financial need as a result of the pandemic. Emergency Financial Aid Grants will be used to assist students who require financial assistance due to COVID-19 circumstances and expenses related to the disruption of campus operations due to the Coronavirus. The goal is to keep students on the path to academic success during this unexpected crisis. Emergency Financial Aid Grants help any currently enrolled student who faced financial difficulties due to COVID-19 from the winter and spring 2020 terms and is enrolled in the 2020-21 academic year. It enables students and families to look to Northland for additional support. More information and the application form here.

May 24, 2020

The total amount of funds that the institution has or will receive from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students is $318,271.

The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES ACT as of May 24, 2020 is $279,350.

The estimated total number of students at the institution 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 is 479.

The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act is 454.

The method that will be used to distribute Emergency Financial Aid Grants after the end of May term is as follows:

  • Current full-time eligible students in good standing with an EFC score of 2856 or less will receive a grant of $900
  • Current full-time eligible students in good standing with an EFC score of 2857-5576 will receive a grant of $700
  • Current full-time eligible students in good standing with an EFC score greater than 5577 will receive a grant of $450.
  • The remaining funds will be distributed to eligible students through an application process on the basis of additional financial need as a result of the pandemic. Instructions for the application process will be published once they are finalized.