HEERF and Coronavirus Response Student Emergency Funds *Fall 2021*

The Department of Education has allocated funds through the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF I, II, III) to College of DuPage. These funds are to support students who are financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. College of DuPage is distributing funds to help students who may have experienced an illness, loss of income, or a need to stop their education due to other emergencies. Awards resulting from an application will be funded on a first come first serve basis until the remaining student funds are exhausted.

Eligible students:
You must be currently enrolled as a College of DuPage student.

Examples of emergency expenses or disruptions related to COVID-19 include, but are not limited to:

  • Food assistance
  • Housing assistance
  • Child care emergencies
  • Health emergencies

Students with demonstrated emergency expenses or disruptions related to COVID-19 during the Fall 2021 semester may be eligible for funds up to $1,500. The review of applications will begin on September 20, 2021. The Student Financial Assistance office will notify students via their student email account. *This application will not result in assistance of tuition and or books, and or supplies.