Posted Date: March 29, 2012

Author:  William Leith, Service Director, Program Management, Federal Student Aid

Subject: Availability of EDExpress for Windows 2012-2013, Release 2.0

We are pleased to announce the posting of EDExpress for Windows 2012-2013, Release 2.0, on the Department's Federal Student Aid Download (FSAdownload) Web site, located at https://www.fsadownload.ed.gov.

Release 2.0 adds Federal Pell Grant (Pell Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, and William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) functionality for the 2012-2013 award cycle.

In addition to the Release 2.0 software, the following EDExpress 2012-2013 documents are now available on the FSAdownload Web site:

  • The EDExpress for Windows 2012-2013, Release 2.0 Cover Letter (provides information regarding enhancements and other updates in Release 2.0)

  • The EDExpress for Windows 2012-2013, Release 2.0 Desk Reference (includes step-by-step guidance regarding Pell Grant and Direct Loan EDExpress functionality)

The EDExpress for Windows 2012-2013 Installation Guide, available on the FSAdownload Web site, also contains important technical information and guidance regarding EDExpress 2012-2013 that you should review.

Contact Information

If you have any questions regarding downloading, installing, or using EDExpress 2012-2013, Release 2.0, contact CPS/SAIG Technical Support at 800/330-5947 (TDD/TTY 800/511-5806) or by e-mail at CPSSAIG@ed.gov.

You can also post questions regarding EDExpress on FSATECH. FSATECH is an electronic mailing list for technical questions about Federal Student Aid systems, software, and mainframe products. For more information on subscribing to FSATECH, go to http://www.ed.gov/offices/OSFAP/services/fsatechsubscribe.html.

If you have any questions about the COD System, contact the COD School Relations Center at 800/474-7268 for Grants or 800/848-0978 for Direct Loans. You may also e-mail CODSupport@acs-inc.com.

   

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