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30 Day Report - 5/18/2020

30-Day Report on CARES Act Coronavirus Emergency Funding for Students

On April 11, 2020, Berkshire Community College (BCC) signed and returned to the U.S. Department of Education a Certification and Agreement that BCC has used, and 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.

Total amount of funds that BCC has received from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students:

$526,072
Total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act: $234,925 (as of 05/18/20)
Estimated total number of students at BCC 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: 765 (as of 05/18/2020)
Total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act: 544 (as of 05/18/20)

Selection criteria used by BCC to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how much they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act:

CARES Emergency (Technology) Grants ($425.00 each): 
Half of BCC’s CARES student aid allocation ($263,036) has been reserved for Emergency Grants of $425 each for estimated average costs associated with technology needed to convert to distance learning and based on the following student eligibility criteria:

  • Have a completed 2019-2020 FAFSA with an Expected Family Contribution less than or equal to 6692 (BCC’s 2019-2020 Cost of Attendance for a full year of full-time study); and
  • be making Satisfactory Academic Progress for Financial Aid; and
  • be enrolled in at least one Spring 2020 course that was ground-based prior to March 13, 2020, and subsequently converted to online due to coronavirus; or,
  • be a continuing student registered for at least one ground course that was converted to fully online in Summer 2020 Sessions I & II.

CARES Emergency Applications:
The other half of CARES student aid is being reserved for students who have not previously applied for financial aid and/or those seeking additional emergency funds to help cover a range of coronavirus-related expenses such as food, housing, health care, and child care.  Use this link to access the application portal:(https://berkshirecc.academicworks.com/users/sign_in)

45 Day Report - 7/01/2020

45-Day Report on CARES Act Coronavirus Emergency Funding for Students

On April 11, 2020, Berkshire Community College (BCC) signed and returned to the U.S. Department of Education a Certification and Agreement that BCC has used, and 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.

Total amount of funds that BCC has received from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students:

$526,072
Total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act: $385,040.50 (as of 07/01/20)
Estimated total number of students at BCC 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: 738 (as of 07/01/20)
Total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act: 631 (as of 07/01/20)

Selection criteria used by BCC to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how much they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act:

CARES Emergency (Technology) Grants ($425.00 each): 
Half of BCC’s CARES student aid allocation ($263,036) has been reserved for Emergency Grants of $425 each for estimated average costs associated with technology needed to convert to online learning and based on the following student eligibility criteria:

  • Have a completed 2019-2020 FAFSA with an Expected Family Contribution less than or equal to 6692 (BCC’s 2019-2020 Cost of Attendance for a full year of full-time study); and
  • be making Satisfactory Academic Progress for Financial Aid; and
  • be enrolled in at least one Spring 2020 course that was ground-based prior to March 13, 2020, and subsequently converted to online due to coronavirus; or,
  • be a continuing student registered for at least one ground course that was converted to fully online in Summer 2020 Sessions I & II.

CARES Emergency Applications:
The other half of CARES student aid is being reserved for students who have not previously applied for financial aid and/or those seeking additional emergency funds to help cover a range of coronavirus-related expenses such as food, housing, health care, and child care.  Use this link to access the application portal:(https://berkshirecc.academicworks.com/users/sign_in)

90 Day Report - 8/15/2020

90-Day Report on CARES Act Coronavirus Emergency Funding for Students

On April 11, 2020, Berkshire Community College (BCC) signed and returned to the U.S. Department of Education a Certification and Agreement that BCC has used, and 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.

Total amount of funds that BCC has received from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students:

$526,072
Total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act: $421,955.50 (as of 08/15/20)
Estimated total number of students at BCC 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: 775 (as of 08/15/2020)
Total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act: 649(as of 8/15/20)

Selection criteria used by BCC to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how much they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act:

CARES Emergency (Technology) Grants ($425.00 each): 
Half of BCC’s CARES student aid allocation ($263,036) has been reserved for Emergency Grants of $425 each for estimated average costs associated with technology needed to convert to distance learning and based on the following student eligibility criteria:

  • Have a completed 2019-2020 FAFSA with an Expected Family Contribution less than or equal to 6692 (BCC’s 2019-2020 Cost of Attendance for a full year of full-time study); and
  • be making Satisfactory Academic Progress for Financial Aid; and
  • be enrolled in at least one Spring 2020 course that was ground-based prior to March 13, 2020, and subsequently converted to online due to coronavirus; or,
  • be a continuing student registered for at least one ground course that was converted to fully online in Summer 2020 Sessions I & II.

CARES Emergency Applications:
The other half of CARES student aid is being reserved for students who have not previously applied for financial aid and/or those seeking additional emergency funds to help cover a range of coronavirus-related expenses such as food, housing, health care, and child care.  Use this link to access the application portal:(https://berkshirecc.academicworks.com/users/sign_in)

165 Day Report - 10/1/2020

165-Day Report on CARES Act Coronavirus Emergency Funding for Students

On April 11, 2020, Berkshire Community College (BCC) signed and returned to the U.S. Department of Education a Certification and Agreement that BCC has used, and 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.

Total amount of funds that BCC has received from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students:

$526,072
Total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act: $503,770.00 (as of 10/1/20)
Estimated total number of students at BCC 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: 775 (as of 10/1/2020)
Total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act: 697(as of 10/01/20)

Selection criteria used by BCC to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how much they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act:

CARES Emergency (Technology) Grants ($425.00 each): 
Half of BCC’s CARES student aid allocation ($263,036) was reserved for Emergency Grants of $425 each for estimated average costs associated with technology needed to convert to distance learning and based on the following student eligibility criteria:

  • Have a completed 2019-2020 FAFSA with an Expected Family Contribution less than or equal to 6692 (BCC’s 2019-2020 Cost of Attendance for a full year of full-time study); and
  • be making Satisfactory Academic Progress for Financial Aid; and
  • be enrolled in at least one Spring 2020 course that was ground-based prior to March 13, 2020, and subsequently converted to online due to coronavirus; or,
  • be a continuing student registered for at least one ground course that was converted to fully online in Summer 2020 Sessions I & II.

CARES Emergency Applications:
The other half of CARES student aid is being reserved for students who have not previously applied for financial aid and/or those seeking additional emergency funds to help cover a range of coronavirus-related expenses such as food, housing, health care, and child care.  Use this link to access the application portal:(https://berkshirecc.academicworks.com/users/sign_in)

210 Day Report - 11/15/2020

210-Day Report on CARES Act Coronavirus Emergency Funding for Students

On April 11, 2020, Berkshire Community College (BCC) signed and returned to the U.S. Department of Education a Certification and Agreement that BCC has used, and 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.

Total amount of funds that BCC has received from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students:

$526,072
Total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act: $525,137.00 (as of 11/15/20)
Estimated total number of students at BCC 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: 775 (as of 11/15/2020)
Total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act: 713(as of 11/15/20)

Selection criteria used by BCC to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how much they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act:

CARES Emergency (Technology) Grants ($425.00 each): 
Half of BCC’s CARES student aid allocation ($263,036) was reserved for Emergency Grants of $425 each for estimated average costs associated with technology needed to convert to distance learning and based on the following student eligibility criteria:

  • Have a completed 2019-2020 FAFSA with an Expected Family Contribution less than or equal to 6692 (BCC’s 2019-2020 Cost of Attendance for a full year of full-time study); and
  • be making Satisfactory Academic Progress for Financial Aid; and
  • be enrolled in at least one Spring 2020 course that was ground-based prior to March 13, 2020, and subsequently converted to online due to coronavirus; or,
  • be a continuing student registered for at least one ground course that was converted to fully online in Summer 2020 Sessions I & II.

CARES Emergency Applications:
The other half of CARES student aid is being reserved for students who have not previously applied for financial aid and/or those seeking additional emergency funds to help cover a range of coronavirus-related expenses such as food, housing, health care, and child care.  Use this link to access the application portal:(https://berkshirecc.academicworks.com/users/sign_in)

Final Report - 1/1/2021

Final Report on CARES Act Coronavirus Emergency Funding for Students

On April 11, 2020, Berkshire Community College (BCC) signed and returned to the U.S. Department of Education a Certification and Agreement that BCC has used, and 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.

Total amount of funds that BCC has received from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students:

$526,072
Total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act: $526,072.00 (as of 1/1/21)
Estimated total number of students at BCC 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: 775 (as of 1/1/21)
Total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act: 750(as of 1/1/21)

Selection criteria used by BCC to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how much they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act:

CARES Emergency (Technology) Grants ($425.00 each): 
Half of BCC’s CARES student aid allocation ($263,036) was reserved for Emergency Grants of $425 each for estimated average costs associated with technology needed to convert to distance learning and based on the following student eligibility criteria:

  • Have a completed 2019-2020 FAFSA with an Expected Family Contribution less than or equal to 6692 (BCC’s 2019-2020 Cost of Attendance for a full year of full-time study); and
  • be making Satisfactory Academic Progress for Financial Aid; and
  • be enrolled in at least one Spring 2020 course that was ground-based prior to March 13, 2020, and subsequently converted to online due to coronavirus; or,
  • be a continuing student registered for at least one ground course that was converted to fully online in Summer 2020 Sessions I & II.

CARES Emergency Applications:
The other half of CARES student aid is being reserved for students who have not previously applied for financial aid and/or those seeking additional emergency funds to help cover a range of coronavirus-related expenses such as food, housing, health care, and child care.  Use this link to access the application portal:(https://berkshirecc.academicworks.com/users/sign_in)

Quarterly Report - October, 2020

Berkshire Community College Institutional Expenditure Report

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Quarterly Report - January, 2021

Berkshire Community College Institutional Expenditure Report

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Quarterly Report - April, 2021

Berkshire Community College Institutional Expenditure Report

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Quarterly Report - July, 2021

Berkshire Community College Institutional Expenditure Report

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45-Day CRRSAA Report

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Final CRRSAA Report

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ARP Quarterly Report, July 2021

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