The following information is given to provide public disclosure and to assure compliance with the United States Department of Education requirements related to the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF) Grants. York College's response to the seven requested criteria listed below represent the continuing report on the use and expenditure of these funds.
Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF) Reporting
The Federal Government established the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF) under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Stability Act (CARES Act) on March 27, 2020, a portion of which, Student Aid Funds, is to be used to provide emergency assistance to students. Supplemental funds were later authorized through the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act 2021 (CRRSAA/ HEERF II) and the American Rescue Plan (HEERF III) to continue support for institutions of higher education to serve students and ensure learning continues during the COVID-19 pandemic.