Rep. Cheri Bustos talks Pell and affordability with students
U.S. Representative for Illinois’ 17th District Cheri Bustos visited the ICC – East Peoria Campus to talk with ICC staff and students specifically about Pell Grants.
Beth McClain, ICC Dean of Enrollment Management, and Dana Leman, Interim Manager of Financial Assistance, gave specific issues they experience in helping students related to funding limits, loan interest rates, and more. Kyle Bright, ICC Admissions Rep, talked about issues students face with MAP Grant eligibility.
Current and former ICC Students also provided feedback as part of the round-table discussion with the congresswoman. ICC Students shared candidly of their own experiences with financial aid and paying for college.