The Daily Eastern News

Eastern set to receive $4.6 million in coronavirus relief

Analicia Haynes, Senior Reporter

April 10, 2020

Eastern will receive federal aid in the coming weeks to help mitigate financial burdens brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.  The aid is funded through the CARE Act, or the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act.   Paul McCann, the interim vice president for business affairs, sai...

Office of Financial Aid breaks down FAFSA process

Veronica Martin, Contributing Writer

October 30, 2017

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid and loans are starting to be processed by Eastern’s financial aid coordinators. Amanda Starwalt, financial aid director, is responsible for how much money students receive in grants and loans. She also decides how much money is distributed to each student. “I...

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