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COVID-19 Financial Assistance Request Federal CARES Act/ CRRSAA Funding

If you are an active student with Eastern Oregon University (which means that you are currently registered), please login to this form using your Mountie Pass username (the name before the @eou.edu in your email address) and your Mountie Pass password to complete this form.

It has come to our attention that the form embedded on this page doesn’t work for iPhone users. If you are having issues with the form, try accessing it directly here: https://eou.tfaforms.net/authenticator_ldap/login/218019.

If you have any questions about this form, please email us at fao@eou.edu.

Eastern Oregon University has received its CARES Act/CRRSAA funding from the U.S. Department of Education  These funds provide direct emergency assistance for admitted on-campus, online, and on-site students.  EOU’s goal is to assist students with the greatest need, in accordance with federal guidelines. 

To qualify, students:

  1. Must be admitted and currently/registered/attending EOU;
  2. Must have completed a FAFSA for the current academic year (Verifies Federal Financial Aid Eligibility);
  3. Must have expenses that qualify for CARES/CRRSAA funding: Students who experienced expenses/costs directly related to COVID19. Costs may include any component of the student’s cost of attendance or for emergency costs that arise due to coronavirus, such as tuition, food, housing, healthcare, mental health care, technology (such as wifi, chromebooks, laptops, etc), or childcare.

To receive CARES Act/CRRSAA funding, students just need to apply by utilizing the application at the top of this page.  If additional information is needed to complete your application, a financial aid counselor will reach out to you.

Distribution & eRefunds

All CARES Act/CRRSAA applications will be processed as quickly as possible.  Students will be notified via email (EOU email) once their application has been processed.  All CARES Act/CRRSAA funds will be deposited directly to their student account, and then disbursed based on the student’s disbursement selection on their personal student account (check or eRefund).

For CARES Act/CRRSAA Grant reporting information, please use this link.