For the college's coronavirus updates, please visit www.cpcc.edu/coronavirus.
As of March 18, Central Piedmont Community College suspended classes that require face-to-face, in-person instruction until further notice. College faculty and staff are working to move as many classes as possible to online delivery, with these online classes re-starting on March 23.
All Central Piedmont classes that can be offered remotely will be provided via online delivery. All classes that require in-person instruction will be suspended for now.
Central Piedmont remains open, however, its campuses and centers will be accessible only to employees whose presence is required to perform essential functions related to the operations and business of the college.
Read the complete message at cpcc.edu/coronavirus.
Financial Aid Eligibility
You might be eligible for more aid than you think.
The following eligibility requirements apply to financial aid assistance provided by the U.S. government, such as grants. While you will need to have completed the FAFSA to apply for many scholarships, individual scholarships have their own eligibility requirements.
When you apply for federal student aid, the U.S. Department of Education verifies some of your information with the following federal agencies:
- Social Security Administration: for verification of Social Security Numbers and U.S. citizenship status
- Selective Service System: for verification of Selective Service registration status, if applicable
- U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services: for verification of eligible non-citizen status, if applicable (formerly known as U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service, INS)
- U.S. Department of Justice: for verification that an applicant has not been denied federal student aid by the courts as the result of a drug-related conviction
- U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs: for verification of veteran status, if applicable