Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund Info

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Student Aid Funding Info as of March 31, 2022

CARES Act

  • Long Beach City College acknowledges that we have signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that we have used, or intend 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.
  • ​Long Beach City College has received $7,331,529 from the Department of Education pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.
  • The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act as of the date of submission is $7,331,529.
  • The estimated total number of students at the institution eligible to participate in the 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 is estimated at 8,870.
  • ​​The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act is 9,710.
  • The methods used by the institution to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) is as follows: Emergency Grant Aid is distributed to students who submit a Long Beach City College online Emergency Grant Aid application, requesting emergency relief assistance for food, housing, course materials, technology, health care, child care expenses, or other expenses typically included in a student’s cost of attendance (COA), as a result of the coronavirus and/or have a Free Application for Federal Student Aid application on-file for the current academic year. Funds continue to be distributed as Emergency Grant Applications continue to be received. Additionally, students may receive an Emergency Financial Aid grant, if they are currently receiving a Federal Pell Grant and confirm expenses as noted above, resulting from the Corona Virus. Priority in funding will go to students exhibiting exceptional need.
  • Instructions, directions, or guidance provided by the institution to students concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants are as follows: Students are instructed to complete Long Beach City College’s online Emergency Grant Aid application or if a student is currently receiving a Federal Pell Grant may receive emergency relief assistance for food, housing, course materials, technology, health care, child care expenses, or other expenses typically included in a student’s cost of attendance (COA), as a result of the coronavirus.
     

CRRSA Act

  • Long Beach City College acknowledges that we have signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that we have used, or intend to use, at least the same amount of funds as we did under the CARES Act for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students, as required by the CRRSA Act.
  • Long Beach City College has received $7,331,529 from the Department of Education pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.
  • The estimated total number of students at the institution eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Section (a)(1) of the CRRSAA is estimated at 8,300.
  • The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section (a)(1) of the CRRSAA is $7,331,529 with $0 having been distributed from 1/1/22 to 3/31/22.
  • The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section (a)(1) of the CRRSA Act is 8,269 with 0 having received funds from 1/1/22 to 3/31/22.
  • The methods used by the institution to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) is as follows: Emergency Grant Aid is distributed to students who submit a FAFSA or Emergency Aid application with Long Beach City College for the current Academic Year. Funds continue to be distributed as applications continue to be received. Additionally, students may receive Emergency Financial Aid grant, if they are enrolled in the current semester and confirm expenses as noted above, resulting from the Corona Virus. Priority in funding will go to students exhibiting exceptional need.
  • Instructions, directions, or guidance provided by the institution to students concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants are as follows: Students are instructed to a FAFSA Application or Emergency Aid Application for the current Academic year and be enrolled in the current semester. Students may receive emergency relief assistance for food, housing, course materials, technology, health care, child care expenses, or other expenses typically included in a student’s cost of attendance (COA), as a result of the coronavirus.
     

ARP Act

  • Long Beach City College acknowledges that we have signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that we have used, or intend to use, no less than 50 percent of the funds received under Section (a)(1) of the ARP Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.
  • Long Beach City College has received $26,495,194 from the Department of Education pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.
  • The estimated total number of students at the institution eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Section (a)(1) of the ARP Act is estimated at 10,000.
  • The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section (a)(1) of the ARP Act is $25,414,942with $9,745,000 having been distributed from 1/1/22 to 3/31/22.
  • The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section (a)(1) of the ARP is 13,477 with 9,645 having received funds from 1/1/22 to 3/31/22.
  • The methods used by the institution to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) is as follows: Emergency Grant Aid is distributed to students who submit a FAFSA or Emergency Aid application with Long Beach City College for the current Academic Year. Funds continue to be distributed as applications continue to be received. Additionally, students may receive Emergency Financial Aid grant, if they are enrolled in the current semester and confirm expenses as noted above, resulting from the Corona Virus. Priority in funding will go to students exhibiting exceptional need.
  • Instructions, directions, or guidance provided by the institution to students concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants are as follows: Students are instructed to a FAFSA Application or Emergency Aid Application for the current Academic year and be enrolled in the current semester. Students may receive emergency relief assistance for food, housing, course materials, technology, health care, child care expenses, or other expenses typically included in a student’s cost of attendance (COA), as a result of the coronavirus.

 

Institutional & Minority Serving Institution Funding Info as of March 31, 2022

CARES Act

  • Long Beach City College acknowledges that we have signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that we have used, or intend 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.
  • Long Beach City College acknowledges that we have signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement for Minority Serving Institution (MSI) funds received under the CARES Act.
  • ​Long Beach City College has received $7,331,529 from the Department of Education pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement to support efforts to shift to remote instruction, as well as $987,351 in Minority-Serving Institution funds to support efforts to shift to remote instruction and to recover limited revenue losses.
  • As of March 31, 2022, LBCC has expended $7,331,529 of the institutional award and $583,832. of the MSI award.
     

CRRSA Act

  • Long Beach City College acknowledges that we have signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that we have used, or intend to use, at least the same amount of funds as we did under the CARES Act for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students, as required by the CRRSA Act.
  • Long Beach City College acknowledges that we have signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement for Minority Serving Institution (MSI) funds received under the CRRSA Act.
  • ​Long Beach City College has received $22,669,530 from the Department of Education pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement, as well as $1,748,052 in Minority-Serving Institution funds under the CRRSA Act.
  • As of March 31, 2022, LBCC has expended $11,599,414 of the Institutional award, and $326,984 of the MSI award.
     

ARP Act

  • Long Beach City College acknowledges that we have signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that we have used, or intend to use, no less than 50 percent of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the ARP Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.
  • ​Long Beach City College has received $25,925,347 from the Department of Education pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement, as well as $2,952,960 in Minority-Serving Institution funds under the ARP Act.
  • As of March 31, 2022, LBCC has expended $4,292,491.83 of the Institutional award, and $0 of the MSI award.

 

Viking Re-Engagement Spring 2022 Scholarship


Eligibility Requirements
  1. Students with exceptionally high unmet financial need
  2. Students experienced COVID related hardship
How to Apply for $300.00 Scholarship
  1. Please complete the quick and easy application (estimated 2-3 min. to complete) and enter student your identification number and password, then follow STEP 2.
  2. Select the Scholarship application option.
  3. Applications reviewed by Financial Aid.
  4. Students receive notification status of application approval or denial.
  5. Viking Achievement Scholarships will be disbursed through Bankmobile. 
  6. Scholarships are disbursed until funding has been exhausted.

Feel free to contact the Re-Engagement Team by e-mail at enroll@lbcc.edu or by phone: (562) 938-4584.