Publication Date: October 25, 2005
Author: G. Kay Jacks, General Manager, FSA Application, School Eligibility and Delivery Services
Summary: Availability of 2006-2007 Summary of Changes to the Application Processing System Guide
Posted on 10-25-2005
The U.S. Department of Education is pleased to announce the posting of the 2006-2007 Summary of Changes to the Application Processing System guide on the Department's Federal Student Aid Download (FSAdownload) Web site, located at http://fsadownload.ed.gov.
This guide provides information about the changes and enhancements made to the 2006-2007 application processing system, described in the following sections:
** Schedule for the 2006-2007 Application Processing System
** Summary of Changes to the 2006-2007 FAFSA, including information about ordering and distribution of paper FAFSAs and FAFSA on the Web Worksheets
** Summary of Changes to the 2006-2007 Renewal FAFSA Process
** Summary of Changes to the 2006-2007 Central Processing System (CPS), including database matches, edits, need analysis, application output sent to students, Institutional Student Information Records (ISIRs), and other notable changes.
To view, print, or download the 2006-2007 Summary of Changes to the Application Processing System from FSAdownload:
1) Go to http://fsadownload.ed.gov.
The 2006-2007 Summary of Changes to the Application Processing System has also been posted on the Department's Information for Financial Aid Professionals (IFAP) Web site:
1) Go to http://ifap.ed.gov.
Many of the changes made to the 2006-2007 application processing system were the result of feedback and comments received from you. As always, we appreciate your contributions to improving our products and services and encourage you to continue to share your suggestions with us.
If you have any questions, please contact CPS/SAIG Technical Support at 800/330-5947 (TDD/TYY 800/511-5806) or by e-mail at CPSSAIG@ed.gov.