Posted Date: August 16, 2012

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

Subject: 2013-2014 Application Processing System Specifications for Software Developers (August 2012 Draft)

We are pleased to announce the posting of the draft Application Processing System Specifications for Software Developers for the 2013-2014 cycle.

Please note the following:

  • Testing of these specifications will not be complete until January 2013. Software developers should be prepared to receive updates to the specifications until that time.

  • Draft 2013-2014 Institutional Student Information Record (ISIR) layouts are included in the draft 2013-2014 EDE Technical Reference, which is now available on the Information for Financial Aid Professionals (IFAP) Web site.

In addition to its current availability on the IFAP Web site, the specifications will also be available in the next several days from the FSAdownload Web site, located at https://www.fsadownload.ed.gov.

If you have questions, contact CPS/SAIG Technical Support at 800/330-5947 (TDD/TTY 800/511-5806) or by e-mail at CPSSAIG@ed.gov.

   

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