“We just wouldn't have been able to [retain students]. And those students would have had to drop out and probably never came back, but a small grant makes a big difference at the right time. And that's the value of Edquity for us."
Dr. Pyeper Wilkins Vice Chancellor, Workforce & Advancement of Dallas College
"As the first California community college to work with Edquity, I am encouraged to see this initiative translate into results for our students and am excited to continue to expand our use for emergency aid to increase retention, graduation, and enrollment for both our dual enrollment students from local high schools within our District and students who have withdrawn from Compton College due to the pandemic."
Keith Curry President/CEO of Compton College
Edquity is the first emergency aid platform for colleges.
With Edquity, you can:
Distribute emergency aid – fast
On average, it takes students seven minutes to complete our emergency aid application. Our processing times are less than 24 hours, and if approved, students can receive their funds within 48 hours.
Recommend emergency resources
Edquity offers students an off-the-shelf database of community-based resources so that they can find the support they need, close by.
Monitor and evaluate – in real time
Our partners receive daily, Department of Education-compliant reports on their emergency aid programs. Schools can also use our dashboard to collect valuable data and metrics on usage and engagement.
Together, we're making a real difference at our partner schools.
On average, our emergency aid application takes students
Working on behalf of our partners, Edquity has distributed more than
As for philanthropic funds, our partners have raised more than
We're streamlining emergency aid with students, administrators, and equity in mind.
Read about the common challenges with distributing emergency aid, written by the leading expert on student basic needs insecurity, our Chief Strategy Officer Dr. Sara Goldrick-Rab. Read it here.
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