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Ohio Dominican University signed and returned to the U.S. Department of Education the Certification and Agreement in order to receive Emergency funds under the CARES Act.  No less than 50 percent of the funds the university received from the CARES Act has been used to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to our students.

The total amount received in Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students is $593,263.

The total amount distributed as of May 22, 2020 is $593,263.

Ohio Dominican University estimates that there were approximately 900 Title IV eligible students that were enrolled in face-to-face courses during the 2020 Spring semester that may have had expenses related to the disruption of campus operations due to coronavirus, such as food, housing, course materials, technology, health care and child-care.

Ohio Dominican University received 437 applications from Title IV eligible students that were enrolled in face-to-face courses during the 2020 Spring semester and certified that they had expenses related to the disruption of campus operations due to coronavirus, such as food, housing, course materials, technology, health care and child-care.  All 437 approved applicants received Emergency Financial Aid Grant funds from the CARES Act.

Ohio Dominican University opened an application process for CARES Act Emergency Financial Aid Grants.  Each applicant certified that they had incurred expenses related to the disruption of campus operations due to coronavirus, such as food, housing, course materials, technology, health care and child-care.

Ohio Dominican University awarded funds to student that met the following criteria:

  • Currently be an enrolled undergraduate or graduate student in a degree-granting program, or student pursuing initial teacher licensure
  • Not have been enrolled in exclusively online courses during the 2020 spring semester
  • Have completed the 2019-20 FAFSA demonstrating Title IV eligibility (U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen, valid social security number, etc.)
  • Have financial need or hardship related to the disruption of campus operations due to coronavirus, such as food, housing, course materials, technology, health care, and child care expenses.

The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students provided to Ohio Dominican University of $593,263 was divided equally amongst all eligible applicants.

Several emails and text messages were sent to students with a link to the application and instructions at ohiodominican.edu/CARES.