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Financial Assistance Request COVID-19 Federal CARES Act 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’s 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 funding from the U.S. Department of Education  These funds provide direct emergency assistance for EOU “on campus” degree program students.  EOU’s goal is to assist students with the greatest need, in accordance with the federal guidelines.  These students include:

  • Students registered in “on campus degree programs”, and are eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid;
  • Students who experienced additional expenses directly related to the COVID related disruption of the EOU campus moving to remote, hybrid, and online operations to assist students.  Expenses to include losses for food, housing, additional course materials, technology (such as wifi, chromebooks, laptops, etc), healthcare, childcare.

To receive CARES Act funding, on campus degree seeking students just need to apply by utilizing the application at the top of this page.  All applicants will be sent an additional questionnaire that will need to be returned to fao@eou.edu, before applications will be processed.

Distribution & eRefunds

All CARES Act 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 funds will be deposited directly to their student account.   Then, disbursed based on the student’s disbursement selection on their personal student account (check or eRefund).

For CARES Act Grant reporting information, please use this link