If you have questions about the CRRSAA or your appeal, please email finaid@washjeff.edu.  We appreciate your patience as we work quickly to provide you with CRRSAA funding.

Complete the 2021-2022 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) using 2019 income (as required).  If you and/or your family has a special circumstance resulting from COVID-19, such as a loss in income, please email finaid@washjeff.edu or call 724-223-6019 for opportunities to review your aid.

CRRSAA funds do not adversely affect NCAA eligibility.  Student athletes and non-athletes are encouraged to appeal for additional funding if they believe they have exceptional financial need.

No, students may want to retain documentation for tax purposes, but will not be asked to submit receipts documenting their expenses to W&J.

You may provide the College your written consent to credit your CRRSAA emergency grant directly to your student account. To do so, complete this form no later than 5 PM EST on Monday, March 8, 2021.  If you do not complete this form, your emergency grant will be mailed to your home address beginning March …  

No, the CRRSAA Grant is not considered to be taxable income.  Please note, these funds will be reported on your 2021 1098T.

No, students should submit only one application.

Applications will be accepted through March 26, 2021 at 5 PM EST.  However, these funds will be granted on a first-come first-serve basis.

The college has established a process by which students who identify as having exceptional financial need can appeal for additional CRRSAA funding.  A limited amount of money has been set aside for successful appeals.  To appeal for additional funds, please complete this application. The application will be available March 13 – March 26, 2021.  Students …  

Students may use the emergency financial aid grant toward any component of their cost of attendance, such as tuition and fees, books, room and board, and transportation.  In addition, funds may be used for emergency costs that may arise due to Coronavirus including by not limited to: Food Housing Healthcare (including Mental Health) Childcare