Emergency Aid

Students could qualify for up to $500 in emergency aid toward unexpected expenses such as:

  • Child Care

  • Auto Expenses

  • Medical Bills

  • Utility Assistance

  • Food/Supplies

  • Transportation

  • And much more

During COVID-19 LCO Ojibwe College Emergency Aid is extending extra flexibility to award amounts,

eligible expenses, and program requirements. For more information please contact Wes Wilson

at (920)-212-7555 or wwilson@lco.edu


Minimum qualification requirements to receive aid include:

  •  2.0 GPA

  • Degree Seeking Student

  • Be enrolled in at least 6 credits at Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College

  1. Download and the emergency aid application by clicking HERE

  2. Attach your detailed supporting document (bill, invoice, estimate, etc.) that supports the amount requested- You supporting document must include;

    1. Name of Business/Organization

    2. Mailing Address

    3. Total Amount Due

    4. Name of Student

  3. Send application and supporting document to emergencyaidfunding@lco.edu.

  4. You will be notified via email once the emergency aid committee has reached a decision.

  5. A check will be generated and sent directly to the vendor to compensate emergency expense.

Funding for Emergency Aid is provided by the Otto Bremmer Foundation and Ascendium Higher Education Philanthropy. Project Success Emergency Aid is a student retention program that assists students in meeting unexpected financial needs in efforts to keep students enrolled in college and keep moving toward graduation. Emergency Aid currently has a 93% retention rate at Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College.



Contact Wesley Wilson, Project Success Coordinator at 715-634-4790 ext. 127 or email at emergencyaidfunding@lco.edu


Funded by:


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Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College (LCOOC) is a non-profit Ojibwe tribal community college.  We are an open-door institution which welcomes anyone who would like to work toward a better tomorrow.  LCOOC does not discriminate based upon race and will not deny admission to any Native student regardless of tribal enrollment or affiliation. We are compliant with Title IX which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex.


LCO Ojibwe College
13466 W. Trepania Rd.
Hayward, WI 54843


Phone: 715.634.4790
Toll-Free: 888.526.6221
Fax: 715.634.5049

LCOOC Sustainable Agriculture Research Station

13457W Froemel Rd.

Hayward, WI 54843


Phone: 715.634.9666


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