Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund Info
CARES Act Info as of March 31, 2021

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  • ​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 $6,312,000.00.
  •  ​​​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 9,854.
  • ​​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 8,870.
  • 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 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 a $500 Emergency Financial Aid grant, if they are currently receiving a Federal Pell Grant and confirm expenses as noted above, resulting from the Corona Virus.
  • ​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.  

CARES Act Information

  • ​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, 2021, LBCC has expended $5,084,187.19 of the $7,331,529 award, and $262,363.94 of the $987,351 award.
Click here for the current Institutional Portion Quarterly Budget and Expenditure Report, 3/31/21 under CARES Act.