For the college's coronavirus updates, please visit www.cpcc.edu/coronavirus.
NC Governor Roy Cooper announced Sept. 1 he is moving the state into Phase 2.5. Playgrounds will open, and businesses like gyms and museums across the state can reopen at reduced capacity as of Sept. 4. The Governor emphasized that safety measures such as face-coverings, social distancing, and frequent hand washing should still be followed.
Central Piedmont continues to offer fall semester classes in multiple formats with the majority of classes being taught online.
Registration for fall short session classes — as well as Corporate and Continuing Education courses — is ongoing.
Learn more and stay up to date at www.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