COMPLIANCE WITH PROGRAM-LEVEL ENROLLMENT REPORTING TO NSLDS

In an Electronic Announcement posted to the IFAP website on December 23, USDE informed institutions that NSLDS will, as of February 1, 2015, no longer accept enrollment reporting files in file layout formats that are older than those posted to … Continued

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT DISCLOSURE DEADLINE – JANUARY 31, 2015

Your school MUST use the USDE recently released Disclosure Template to provide all of the required GE disclosures for the 13/14 award year no later than JANUARY 31, 2015. The following steps and frequently asked questions will help you get … Continued

RESOURCE LINKS FOR 2015-2016

Availability of 2015-2016 Web Demo System In order to assist you with the 2015-2016 FAFSA processing cycle, FSA has provided a Microsoft PowerPoint presentation containing information and screen shots pertaining to the 2015-2016 FAFSA on the Web site. To view … Continued

2015–2016 Verification Tracking Groups

As with 2014–2015 award year verification, the Department will continue to use data-based statistical analysis to select applicants for verification. A Verification Tracking Flag will be set on the applicant’s Institutional Student Information Record (ISIR) to indicate placement into one … Continued

2015-2016 VERIFICATION AND ACCEPTABLE DOCUMENTATION

Consistent with the USDE regulations, the 2015–2016 FASFA data items that may require verification for an applicant selected for verification and the acceptable documentation for those items were announced in the federal register released June 25, 2014. This Federal Register … Continued

AWARDING FSEOG

Institutions are required to have written policies and procedures for administering the Federal Supplemental Opportunity Grant (FSEOG). The guidance below should assist you in developing a policy and procedure for your institution. Take the time to read and develop one … Continued