Barry University Coronavirus Response And Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act Announcement

Barry University Coronavirus Response And Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act Announcement

US Department of Education - Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act (CRRSAA)

We are pleased to announce that Barry University has received an award notification that totals $2,513,699 from the Department of Education as part of the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act (CRRSAA).  These Emergency Financial Aid Grants allow institutions to provide relief to students and who have experienced financial challenges due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Barry University's Use of Funds Distributed From CRRSAA:

  1. Student must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident or other eligible non-citizen.

  2. Student must be currently enrolled full-time in a degree program for Spring 2021.

  3. Barry University will distribute:

    1. $250 to all full-time enrolled qualified students.

    2. An additional $250 to undergraduate students enrolled full-time who also received a Pell Grant disbursement in the Spring 2021 semester. Students receiving this additional $250 will receive a total of $500 of CRRSAA Emergency Grant funds.

  4. All awarded funds will be distributed either by direct deposit or a check and may take four to six (4-6) weeks to arrive. Students are reminded to update their contact information, following the directions below:

  5. To expedite the disbursement of your funds, ensure you have signed up for direct deposit. If you have not and wish to sign up for direct deposit, please go to WebAdvisor:

    1. Log into WebAdvisor with your user name and password

    2. On the bottom left side of the Student Menu page – under the heading "Financial Information" please select the link: "Bank Information (US)"

    3. This will take you to the next page which will require your bank routing and account number information. Please enter your information carefully, check all information for accuracy and then submit.

  6. If you do not sign up for direct deposit your check will be mailed to the address on your student account. Please make sure your address is correct to ensure you receive your check, otherwise your check could be delayed by weeks. Please login to WebAdvisor and click on "My personal information" link located under the Communication menu.

  7. For any changes to your address, send an email to the Office of the Registrar at registrar@barry.edu including your complete address (street, Apt. #, City, State, Zip code). Also note: you must use your Barry University email address when sending your change of address request. You may contact the Office of the Registrar at registrar@barry.edu for any questions regarding changes to your personal information.

Barry University does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, ancestry, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, familial status, marital status, pregnancy, age, disability status or veteran status. This policy applies to students, employees, applicants and trustees with respect to participation in any program, benefit, activity or student/employment opportunity offered by the University; https://www.barry.edu/human-resources/employment-process/university-non-discrimination-statement.html

Any questions, please email: caresact@barry.edu.