On December 27, 2020 the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2021 (CRRSAA) was signed into federal law. Norwich University received funding under this program for the express purpose of providing financial aid grants to students. Per Department of Education guidance, the funds must be prioritized for students with exceptional need. Students may use the grant for a component of their cost of attendance or for emergency costs that arise due to the coronavirus such as tuition, food, housing, health care (including mental health care) or childcare. If a student chooses, the grant may be used to satisfy his or her account’s outstanding balance.
In this video:
Norwich University President Mark C. Anarumo updates the campus community with important information on the number of COVID-19 positive cases, progress in mitigating the virus’s spread and the tireless efforts of faculty and staff. He also describes support services available to residential, commuter and remote students from the Academic Achievement Center, the Career and Internship Center and the Counseling and Wellness Center. Dr. Anarumo wants Northfield community members to know much Norwich students and employees appreciate their letters and cards of encouragement and support. He encourages students and employees to stay strong, healthy and resilient in these challenging times.
Beginning Monday, February 15, Norwich University will begin a more aggressive testing schedule for all residential students aligned with our campus quarantine.