Scammers are taking advantage of the ongoing pandemic in attempts to obtain students’ financial and personal information, in some instances posing as financial aid offices. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) issued a warning last week notifying students that suspicious emails claiming to be from the “Financial Department” at their respective institutions are advertising how to receive the economic stimulus check. Read the full article.
Coronavirus Aid Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act and Satisfactory Academic Progress
The CARES Act provides additional flexibilities regarding the calculation of Satisfactory Academic Progress. See the full announcement.
Coronavirus and Forbearance Info for Students, Borrowers, and Parents
Get answers to your questions at studentaid.gov.
StudentAid.gov now offers aid resources all in one place. Check out the new look of StudentAid.gov, the official federal student aid website. Content and features from studentloans.gov, fsaid.ed.gov, and nslds.ed.gov have been combined to enhance your experience. Learn how the changes impact you.
Hawkeye has partnered with Inceptia to offer you assistance with your loan repayment. Learn more about the Inceptia loan repayment service.
There are some articles popping up on social media saying that they can assist Hawkeye Community College students with student loan forgiveness. Please note, getting assistance with your loans should always be free. Don't get scammed. Learn how to keep yourself safe regarding your student loans.