American Rescue Plan Act (ARP) Disclosure

Quarterly Report as of June 30, 2021

Section 2003(7) of the American Rescue Plan (ARP) requires Recipient, an institution of higher education as defined in section 101 or 102(c) of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended (HEA), 20 USC § 1001 or 1002(c), to provide emergency financial aid grants to students in an amount equivalent to the sum of two amounts: 50 percent of the portion of its allocation that is based on formula factors from CRRSAA section 314(a)(1)(A)-(D) and 100 percent of the portion of its allocation that is based on formula factors from CRRSAA section 314(a)(1)(E)-(F). The amount of funds made available by this supplemental award under Assistance Listing Number (ALN) 84.425E represents the minimum amount that Recipient must use for making emergency financial aid grants to students.

Under the ARP (a)(1) programs, student portion funds must be used to provide financial aid grants to students (including students exclusively enrolled in distance education) which may be used for any component of the student's cost of attendance or for emergency costs that arise due to coronavirus, such as tuition, food, housing, health care (including mental health care), or child care. In making financial aid grants to students, an institution of higher education must prioritize grants to students with exceptional need, such as students who receive Pell Grants.

The following information must appear in a format and location that is easily accessible to the public. This information must also be updated no later than 10 days after the end of each calendar quarter (September 30, and December 31, March 31, June 30) thereafter, unless the Secretary specifies an alternative method of reporting:

  (1) An acknowledgment that the institution signed and returned to the Department the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that the institution has used the applicable amount of funds designated under the CRRSAA/ARP programs to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.

  1. The University of California, Santa Cruz, has signed and returned to the Department the Certification and Agreement.
  2. The University of California, Santa Cruz, has used, and intends to use, the applicable amount of funds designated under the CRRSAA/ARP program to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students

(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 under the ARP program.

  1. $25,365,358

(3) The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under the ARP program as of the date of submission (i.e., as of the initial report and every calendar quarter thereafter).

  1. $0

(4) The estimated total number of students at the institution that are eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students under the ARP program.

  1. 23,059 undergraduate and graduate students

(5) The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under the ARP program.

  1. 0

(6) The method(s) used by the institution to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how much they would receive under the CRRSAA program.

TBD

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

N/A

LAST MODIFIED: September 7, 2021