Central State estimated the federal funds will be released by May 1, and when the university receives the money, it will issue direct deposits into student accounts.
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The aid is intended to offer emergency financial assistance to students for unexpected costs they incurred related to the disruption of campus operations.
Central State, located in Wilberforce, is a land grant university and one of two Historically Black Colleges and Universities in Greene County. Central State was named the 2017 HBCU of the Year by HBCU Digest.