For the college’s coronavirus updates, please visit cpcc.edu/coronavirus.
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper announced earlier today (Oct. 21) Phase Three of statewide coronavirus restrictions will remain in effect until at least Nov. 13.
In Phase 3, which began Oct. 2, bars, entertainment venues, movie theaters and large outdoor venues were allowed to reopen with capacity restrictions. Capacity limits remained in place for restaurants, and mass gatherings were limited as well – 25 for indoors and 50 for outdoors.
As a friendly reminder, open registration for spring classes begins Nov. 9. Also, registration for Corporate and Continuing Education courses is ongoing.
Learn more and stay up to date 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