ED Offers New HEERF Guidance
Although many important questions remain unanswered, the Department of Education has shared some guidance in an email to higher education associations on the usage of recent COVID-19 relief allocations for colleges and universities.
ED Announces New HEERF Allocations, Guidance on Additional $36 Billion in Aid
The Department of Education has released the latest round of Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund allocations and accompanying regulatory guidance for the largest infusion of funds yet. NACUBO’s comprehensive analysis of the 28-page document includes eligibility clarifications for emergency grants to students, new required uses for some of the funds, and more.
ED Proposes New Annual HEERF Reporting Requirements
A June 24 Department of Education information request proposes significant changes to annual HEERF reporting requirements for both student and institutional funds. Comments are due August 23, 2021.