Posted Date: January 31, 2017

Author:  Sue O'Flaherty, Service Director, Program Management, Federal Student Aid

Subject: 2017-2018 COD Technical Reference (January 2017 Update)

We are pleased to announce the posting of the updated 2017-2018 Common Origination and Disbursement (COD) Technical Reference.

The 2017-2018 COD Technical Reference contains development information for the 2017-2018 Award Year. For a complete list of updates, refer to the “January 2017 Change Tracking Log.”

Contact Information

If you have questions about this material, contact the COD School Relations Center at 800/474-7268 for Grants or 800/848-0978 for Direct Loans. You may also email


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