Cares Act - Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF)

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Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students
Acupuncture & Massage College

Updated Report and Disclosure (08/21/2020)

In accordance with the Certification and Agreement for institutions applying for HEERF funds and to comply with Section 18004(e) of the CARES Act, Acupuncture and Massage College’s 45-Day Report is posting on July 7, 2020 the information listed below on the institution’s primary website – www.amcollege.edu. Accordingly, the following information has been easily made public and will be updated every 45 days thereafter in accordance with Section 18004(a)(1):

  1. 1. An acknowledgement that the institution signed and returned to the Department the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that the institution has used, or intends 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.

Acupuncture & Massage College (AMC) acknowledges it signed and returned to the U.S. Department of Education the Certification and Agreement on 04/23/2020, and gives the assurance that AMC intends to use 50% of the funds received under section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students. 

  1. 2. The total amount of funds that the institution will receive or has received from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement [for] Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.

The total amount of funds AMC received from the U.S. Department of Education for distribution to students is $141,551.00.

  1. 3. 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 (i.e., as of the 30-day Report and every 45 days thereafter).

As of this 45-day Report, AMC has distributed $70,560.00 to students.As of this 8/21/2020 Report, AMC has distributed $70,560.00 to students.

  1. 4. The estimated total number of students at the institution eligible to participate in 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.

The estimated total number of students at AMC eligible to participate in 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 are 144.

  1. 5. The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

As of the date of this Disclosure 8/21/2020, the total number of students that have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act is 144.

  1. 6. The method(s) used by the institution to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how much they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

The college has awarded a fixed grant amount to all qualified students that submitted an application.

  1. 7. Any instructions, directions, or guidance provided by the institution to students concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants.

All instructions, directions, or guidance provided by AMC to all students concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants have been sent via email & are published on the College website.