2016 Federal Student Aid Training Conference

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Below are links to audio recordings of select sessions held at the 2016 Federal Student Aid Training Conference


GS1. Welcome & Federal Update

GS2. Verification and 2017-18 Conflicting Information, Identification, and Resolution

GS3. FAFSA, Central Processing System, and FSA ID Updates

1. Welcome to Your First FSA Training Conference

2. Campus-Based Program Update

3. Administering Adds, Drops, and Withdrawals

4. Basics of Determining Academic Calendars

5. Title IV Reconciliation Tools & Tips

6. Federal Perkins Loans Program Update

7. Administering Title IV Aid for Transfer Students

8. NSLDS® Update

9. NSLDS® Enrollment Reporting

10. Hands-On NSLDS®

11. Common Origination and Disbursement (COD) System Update

12. Hands-On COD

13. Default Prevention

14. Servicing Update

15. 150% Direct Subsidized Loan Limit

16. Borrower Defense to Repayment Final Regulations

17. TEACH Grant Policy and Operations

18. Public Service Loan Forgiveness Policy and Operations

19. Third-Party Servicers

20. Cash Management Regulations Overview

21. How Modules Can Affect Title IV Aid

22. Understanding Federal Aid Policy and Practice for Unaccompanied Homeless Youth

23. Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)

24. Resolving Citizen and Eligible Noncitizen Issues

25. Gainful Employment (GE) Update

26. Gainful Employment (GE) Disclosures

27. Income-Driven Repayment (IDR) Plans / Pay As You Earn (PAYE)

28. Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

29. R2T4 and Credit- Hour Programs

30. R2T4 and Clock-Hour Programs

31. Open Forum - Tuesday, November 29

31. Open Forum - Wednesday, November 30

31. Open Forum - Friday, December 2nd

32. FSA’s Integrated Partner Management (IPM) Solution

33. Program Review Essentials and the Top 10 Compliance Findings

34. Maintaining Your Institutional Eligibility

35. How to Detect and Deter Federal Financial Aid Fraud

36. Foreign Schools: Orientation to the FSA Training Conference

37. Foreign Schools: Navigating IFAP and Completing the Electronic Application

38. Foreign Schools: Student Eligibility, SAP, and R2T4

39. Foreign Schools: Direct Loans and the COD System

40. Foreign Schools: Awarding Direct Loans!

41. Foreign Schools: Cost of Attendance

42. Foreign Schools: Professional Judgement

43. Foreign Schools: Cash Management Overview and Q&A on Citizen and Eligible Noncitizen

44. Foreign Schools: Title IV Reconciliation

45. Foreign Schools: Foreign School Potpourri

46. Foreign Schools: Internships / Externships and Written Arrangements

47. Foreign Schools: Update and Q&A

48. What FAAs need to know about Cybersecurity Initiatives, Data Protection, and Identity Theft

49. Complying with the Clery Act

50. Federal Student Aid Feedback System

51. Listening and Learning about Early FAFSA® and Prior-Prior Year

52. Financial Literacy: Small Investment - Big Return

53. Serving Those Who Serve: Meeting the Needs of Military Students

54. Integrating Information on Public Benefits in Higher Education

55. Using Student Aid Data for Program Evaluation and Research: Legal Requirements and Best Practices