Posted Date: September 22, 2009

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

Subject: EDExpress for Windows 2010-2011 Packaging Technical Reference Available on FSADownload Web Site

Federal Student Aid is pleased to announce the posting of the 2010-2011 EDExpress for Windows Packaging Technical Reference in PDF format on the Federal Student Aid Download (FSAdownload) Web site, located at

The Packaging Technical Reference provides instructions and record layouts for schools and other organizations that need to integrate their software or systems with the EDExpress 2010-2011 Packaging module (available January 2010). Record layouts are included for all imports from external systems, such as Packaging Import External Add, Packaging Import External Change, and Packaging Import Add Funds. Packaging module setup guidance and setup worksheets are also provided.

The Packaging Technical Reference is available in the “Technical References and Guides” section of the FSAdownload Web site.

If you have any questions regarding this message, contact CPS/SAIG Technical Support at 800/330-5947 (TDD/TTY 800/511-5806) or by e-mail at


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