Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund

HEERF Initial Reporting

Am I eligible to receive an Emergency Financial Aid Grant under HEERF?

Fordham University has signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement Form and is eligible to receive the following funding:

  • $8,147,184 under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act
    • Under the agreement, Fordham University intends to use no less than 50 percent of the funds received under the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.
      • Potential eligible students: 10,067
  • $12,071,949 under the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations (CRRSA) Act
    • Under the agreement, Fordham University intends to use no less than $6,000,000 of the funds received under the CRRSA Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.
      • Potential eligible students: 22,823
  • $21,291,879 under the American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act
    • Under the agreement, Fordham University intends to use no less than 50 percent of the funds received under the ARP Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.
      • Potential eligible students: 22,823

As it relates to Emergency Financial Aid Grants:

  • As of March 31, 2021, the University:
    • Will receive $4,073,592
    • Has distributed to students: $3,630,099
    • Total # of students receiving Emergency Financial Aid Grants: 2,419
  • As of June 30, 2021, the University
    • Will receive $18,795,751
    • Has distributed to students: $7,578,856
    • Total # of students receiving Emergency Financial Aid Grants: 3,507
  • As of September 30, 2021, the University
    • Will receive $18,795,751
    • Has distributed to students: $8,008,956
    • Total # of students receiving Emergency Financial Aid Grants: 3,719
  • As of December 31, 2021, the University
    • Will receive $18,795,751
    • Has distributed to students: $12,932,863
    • Total # of students receiving Emergency Financial Aid Grants: 4,873
  • As of March 31, 2022, the University
    • Will receive $18,795,751
    • Has distributed to students: $18,795,751
    • Total # of students receiving Emergency Financial Aid Grants: 5,266

Quarterly Budget and Expenditure reports under Cares Act Section 18004(a)(1) Institutional Portion

View the 00272200_HEERF_Q22022_071022 Report

View the 00272200_HEERF_Q12022_041022 Report

View the 00272200_HEERF_Q42021_011022 Report

View the 00272200_HEERF_Q32021_101021 Report

View the Budget and Expenditure Report through June 30, 2021

View the Budget and Expenditure Report through March 31, 2021

View the Budget and Expenditure Report through December 31, 2020

View the Budget and Expenditure Report through September 30, 2020

The funding the University put aside to provide emergency assistance to students has been fully expended.