Important Updates

Higher Education Emergency Relief Funds

Higher Education Emergency Relief Funds (HEERF I, II, III)

CARES Act / HEERF I: 

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was signed into law on March 27, 2020. All awards from this first round of funding have been distributed to eligible UC Davis students.

CRRSAA / HEERF II: 

The Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act (CRRSAA) was signed into law in December 2020. Financial Aid and Scholarships will begin disbursing funds on April 9, 2021, to eligible students. 

ARP / HEERF III: 

The American Rescue Plan (ARP) was signed into law on March 11, 2021. Eligible undergraduate, graduate/professional, and international and undocumented students are to be awarded in fall 2021, however, undergraduate students enrolled in summer 2021 began receiving funds in July 2021.

Students experiencing financial hardships because of the pandemic can find additional resources by visiting our Economic Crisis webpage.