CCAMPIS* child care subsidy

CCAMPIS* Child Care Subsidy

CCAMPIS* child care subsidy

*Child Care Access Means Parents in School

Purpose

The intent of this subsidy is to support low-income, Pell eligible undergraduate student parents, whose child(ren) are enrolled at ASU’s Campus Children's Center, in obtaining their degree. The U.S. Department of Education provides funding for this program. The subsidy program includes an evaluation component in order to gather information on usage and effectiveness as well as to summarize attitudes, opinions and experiences of the subsidy recipients.

CCAMPIS child care subsidy requirements

Student Parent must be:

  • A parent or guardian of a child(ren) that is enrolled at ASU's Campus Children's Center (CCC), 910 S. Terrace Road, Tempe, AZ
  • Pell Grant eligible
  • Minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA (Waived for first semester students)
  • Enrolled in 12 credits or more per semester. 

How do I apply for this subsidy?

Contact Maureen.Duane@asu.edu to get on the CCAMPIS Interest List by providing the following information: 

First and Last Name
ASU ID
Phone Number
Do you receive a Pell Grant?
What is your GPA?
How many credits are you taking?
Child’s First and Last name
Child’s Birthdate

What happens next?

  • All students on the Interest list will be contacted, via the email provided, when  a slot becomes available at the CCC.   At that time, they will be sent an application.
  • Students awarded a subsidy will be sent an email award letter with acceptance form. These documents include the award details, time periods covered and their responsibilities as a subsidy recipient.

What else do I need to know?

  • All applicants must have completed a FAFSA for the current school year
  • All applicants must have placed their child(ren) on the CCC waitlist
  • Availability of the subsidy is contingent upon available funding
  • As part of the U.S. Department of Education requirements, the CCAMPIS subsidy operates on a sliding scale. Based upon the financial information provided in your application, all recipients will pay a co-pay directly to the CCC. The CCAMPIS subsidy program pays the balance of tuition directly to the Campus Children’s Center
  • All awarded students must be reauthorized each year
  • The subsidy is available for summer school as well as to ensure a slot for your child(ren) the following fall semester
  • Recipient responsibilities: a penalty, cancellation or repayment of the subsidy can result from: 
    • Student fails to make satisfactory progress towards their degree
    • Failure to enroll in a minimum of 12 credits for undergraduates during the semester
    • GPA falls below 2.5
    • No longer Pell Grant eligible
    • Withdrawal from classes, OR a significant reduction in classes during a semester
    • Withdrawal from ASU
    • Incomplete and/or incorrect statements on subsidy application
    • Failure to complete any subsidy paperwork required by the subsidy coordinator
    • Failure to pay co-pay
    • Failure to follow parent rules and responsibilities of the Campus Children’s Center
  • As part of the CCAMPIS subsidy program requirements, the Office of Evaluation and Educational Effectiveness will serve as independent evaluators for the project.

For further information, email Maureen.Duane@asu.edu or call 480-965-9723