The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) was signed into law on March 27, 2020, providing $2.2 trillion in economic aid to those negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Approximately $14 billion of this funding was allocated to the U.S. Department of Education to support the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF). In the interest of public transparency, the following reports detail Xavier University of Louisiana's use of federal funds provided under HEERF:HEERF Quarterly Budget and Expenditure Report 9/30/2020
Xavier University of Louisiana is in receipt of federal funding and private donations in light of the COVID-19 outbreak. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act signed into law March 28, 2020, provides almost $14 billion that will go directly to higher education institutions throughout the United States to support the costs of shifting classes online, and for grants to students for food, housing, technology, and other purposes. These funds will be disbursed as cash grants to students for expenses related to disruptions to their educations due to the pandemic.
In order to access the emergency aid application, click the below link:CARES Emergency Grant Application