Report and Disclosure
Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund Reporting
Emergency Grant for Food & Housing – Ave Maria University
Ave Maria University (AMU) acknowledges that it has signed and returned to the U.S. Department of Education the Certification and Agreement with the assurance that AMU 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.
The total amount of funds AMU received from the U.S. Department of Education for distribution to students is $927,779. The total amount that has been distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act as of December 1, 2020 is $701,550 to 495 students. The amount of funding received by each student can be found in the table below.
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The estimated total number of students at AMU 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 under Section 18004(a)(1) of the Cares Act is 495. Those students who met the eligibility requirements to receive AMU Emergency Grant for Food & Housing under Section 484 of Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 have been given an application to apply for this funding. The students who met the eligibility to receive this funding were given the following instructions, directions or guidance: students were notified via email and encouraged to complete the AMU Emergency Grant for Food & Housing Application. Additionally, AMU sent out a separate email on May 5, 2020 with a follow-up email on May 8, 2020 to those student who did not respond. The application was due on May 22, 2020. AMU prepared a list of students who may be in need of emergency housing grants based on information that AMU has relating to students who vacated their dormitory rooms.
Last updated February 10, 2021