Posted Date: August 27, 2010

Author:  Pamela Eliadis, Service Director, System Operations & Aid Delivery Management, Federal Student Aid

Subject: Federal Student Aid Web Site Outages Planned for August 29, 2010

From 3:00 A.M. until 3:00 P.M. (ET) on Sunday, August 29, 2010, we need to execute a maintenance activity that will impact several of our Web sites. Please review the information in this announcement and evaluate the impact on your school or organization during the period when the affected Web sites will be unavailable. We apologize for the short notice about these outages; however, it is important that we complete the work this weekend.

Note: Routine Web site maintenance that occurs each weekend will also be completed as scheduled and announced through other communications methods.

Web Site Impact on Sunday, August 29, 2010 

From 3:00 A.M. until 3:00 P.M. (ET) on Sunday, August 29, 2010, users will be unable to access the Web sites listed below. Users attempting to access a Web site during this period will receive an error message informing them that the page cannot be found.

  • CPS Web Applications Demo System (FAA Access to CPS Online Demo, FAFSA Demo, and ISIR Analysis Tool Demo)

  • FAA Access to CPS Online (including ISIR Analysis Tool and R2T4 on the Web)

  • FAFSA4caster

  • FAFSA on the Web

  • Student Aid Internet Gateway (SAIG) Enrollment  

 Note: The Federal Student Aid PIN site will be available to authenticate users; however, the site will not process new PIN applications.

We appreciate your patience and understanding as we complete the required activity during the upcoming period.


End of Page