CCAMPIS* child care subsidy

CCAMPIS* Child Care Subsidy

CCAMPIS* child care subsidy

*Child Care Access Means Parents in School


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?

Complete the CCAMPIS care subsidy application.

You must have completed a FAFSA for the current school year. Submit your complete (5 page) Student Aid Report AND Financial Aid Notification with your application. Any student with an FSA ID can view or print his/her SAR by clicking "login" on the FAFSA on the Web home page to log in, then selecting "View or Print your Student Aid Report" from the “My FAFSA” page.

Important: Please make sure that all the questions in your SAR, which provide income information, actually include dollar amounts.

What else do I need to know?

  • All applicants either must have secured a slot for their child(ren) at the CCC or be currently on the waitlist
  • Availability of the subsidy is contingent upon available funding
  • 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

What happens next?

  • All applicants will be contacted, via the email listed on their application, to confirm receipt of their application as well as the final status of their 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.
  • 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.
  • As part of the CCAMPIS subsidy program requirements, the Office of Evaluation and Educational Effectiveness will serve as independent evaluators for the project.

To obtain the application, email

Call 480-965-9723 with questions.