Coronavirus Financial Aid Information

COVID-19 Financial Aid Updates

Updates include specific information pertaining to federal and state grants, federal student loans, GI Bill benefits, and student resources for COVID-19.

To view COVID-19 updates please visit the COVID-19 Financial Aid Updates webpage.

Disaster Relief Emergency Student Financial Aid Fund

The Student Emergency Relief Fund will provide students up to $500 in hardship grant assistance to help with expenses (such as housing, technology, medical, and more) to support students' educational persistence and/or degree completion at FRC through the pandemic crisis.

To learn more about qualifications, how to apply, and disbursement of funds please visit the Disaster Relief Emergency Student Financial Aid Fund webpage.

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF)

Feather River College has signed and returned an agreement with the U.S. Department of Education and has used at least 50% of the student portion of their Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF) allocation to emergency grants directly to students affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. FRC has distributed 554 HEERF grants to 455 eligible students for a grand total of $288,300. CARES HEERF funding has been exhausted and is no longer available to students.

Please visit the CARES Act Higher Education Emergency Relief Funds webpage for information pertaining to CARES HEERF Grants.