"One of the students in the class was making, you know, up to $6,000 to $7,000 a month from her TikTok videos," says Bloomberg report Claire Ballentine.
The Department of Education provided ideas for using these funds, including text-based counseling and suicide-prevention training.
Students may be entitled to additional money if they're not claimed as dependents.
The American Rescue Plan earmarked about $77 billion in higher education relief, with a significant chunk dedicated to helping students with costs outside tuition, including housing, food and clothes.
The pandemic seems to be causing students to put off applying for financial aid, which may mean they're putting off college.
The programs are less about casual networking and observation in a remote world. Remote internships need more direction, one expert says.
Chinese students spend years mapping out the path to U.S. colleges. The pandemic has disrupted all of that.
That could be because many community college students need jobs to pay tuition.
Schools are trying to assess student needs through the summer, and possibly through the coming year
Alumni, professors and fellow students have donated time, money and resources to help those who have to leave campus but don't have an easy path home.