CARES Act Disclosures
Baldwin Beauty School signed and returned to the U.S. Department of Education the required Certification and Agreement with the assurance that no less than 50% of the total funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act will be provided to our students as an Emergency Financial Aid Grant.
Baldwin Beauty School is providing these funds to our neediest students based on their enrollment. To receive funds a student must be enrolled during the “covered Period” and eligible to receive Federal Student Aid (FSA).
Two groups of students were sent an email, one group determined eligible for funds and another group that could possibly be eligible. The groups are,
- Eligible: FAFSA on file and eligible to receive Federal Student Aid (FSA). This population comprised 100 students. Students are added to Eligible as their FAFSAs are received when they meet all eligibility criteria.
- May be eligible: No FAFSA on file and attending Full-time at Baldwin Beauty School They may have to complete their FAFSA and be eligible to receive FSA. This population comprised 30 students.
Both groups have to complete an affirmation process via a e-signature or signed attestation by email or fax. The deadline for each group to complete these requirements is May 30th, 2020.
Students emailed were provided a link through the college portal to a form where they were asked to respond with a signed Attestation – “I have incurred expenses related to the disruption of campus operation due to the National Emergency caused by the COVID-19 Virus”
Instructions, directions and guidance provided to students
Initial email with notice of eligibility or potential eligibility was sent on May 12, 2020.
A follow up email will be sent May 18, 2020 to 130 students from the Eligible Student Population who have not yet completed the Affirmation Process.
This reporting is in accordance with guidance provided by Federal Student Aid Office of Postsecondary Education. First Report is due 30 days from receipt of funds from ED, with subsequent reporting due every 45 days thereafter.
Reporting with guidance provided by Federal Student Aid Office of Postsecondary Education:
Total Amount Disbursed
Total # Recipients