New Foreign Gift Rules Advance
The White House Office of Management and Budget has approved the Department of Education’s new foreign gift reporting requirements, paving the way for implementation.
ED Announces Availability of Additional CARES Act Funds
Historically black colleges and universities, minority serving institutions, tribally controlled colleges and universities, and others may apply to receive additional aid under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act.
ED Issues Update on Title-IV Eligibility for CARES Act Funds, And Other Coronavirus-Related Guidance
The Department of Education has announced that it will not enforce its requirement that students must be Title IV-eligible to receive CARES Act grants, although ED stated that it still expects recipients to be eligible for Title IV. ED also published guidance expanding regulatory flexibilities, and its Office for Civil Rights issued a Q&A reminding schools of their responsibility to comply with Title IX rules and disability laws.