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2016 Electronic Announcements Archive

  • - - (COD System) Subject: COD Processing Update
  • - - (General) Subject: Important Information for Colleges and Counselors Regarding Supporting ITT Students
  • - - (COD System) Subject: COD Processing Update
  • - - (General) Subject: Access Removed for Unconfirmed TG Numbers (SAIG Mailboxes) and Electronic Services User Accounts
  • - - (General) Subject: Federal Pell Grant Restoration for Students Who Attended Closed Schools
  • - - (General) Subject: FY 2017 Sequester-Required Changes to the Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant Program
  • - - (General) Subject: Federal Student Aid Posts Updated Reports to FSA Data Center
  • - - (Direct Loans) Subject: Third-Party Debt Relief Company Use of Phone Number Formerly Assigned to the Direct Loan Servicing Center
  • - - (General) Subject: Final Regulations for State Authorization
  • - - (COD System) Subject: COD Processing Update
  • - - (General) Subject: Christmas and New Year's Federal Holiday Processing and Customer Service Hours
  • - - (Gainful Employment) Subject: Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #99 - Delay in Releasing the 2017 GE Disclosure Template and Applicable Deadlines
  • - - (General) Subject: Complete 2016-2017 Federal Student Aid Handbook with Active Index
  • - - (Application Processing) Subject: Email Notifications to 2017-2018 FAFSA Applicants Encouraging Use of the IRS Data Retrieval Tool
  • - - (Direct Loans) Subject: Revised Master Promissory Notes for Direct Subsidized Loans, Direct Unsubsidized Loans, and Direct PLUS Loans (Paper Versions)
  • - - (Direct Loans) Subject: William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program Reconciliation
  • - - (Application Processing) Subject: Reminder: Submit 2016-2017 SAR and ISIR Corrections by December 23, 2016 in Preparation for 2017-2018 Renewal Reminder Distribution
  • - - (OPE Announcements) Subject: U.S. Department of Education (ED) Ceases to Recognize Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS)
  • - - (COD System) Subject: 2016-2017 COD System Peak Processing Reminders
  • - - (COD System) Subject: COD Processing Update
  • - - (General) Subject: Important Reminders for Institutions Admitting Transfer Students Who Have Been Affected by a School Closure
  • - - (General) Subject: Employment Opportunities - Vacancy Announcement for Pathways Internship at Federal Student Aid
  • - - (General) Subject: Upcoming Quarterly SAIG Message Class File Update
  • - - (General) Subject: Employment Opportunities - Vacancy Announcement for Pathways Internship at Federal Student Aid
  • - - (General) Subject: Employment Opportunities - Vacancy Announcement for Pathways Internship at Federal Student Aid
  • - - (COD System) Subject: 2017-2018 COD Technical Reference
  • - - (General) Subject: Title IV Aid Disbursement Reporting, Excess Cash, and Reconciliation Requirements
  • - - (General) Subject: 2017-2018 Application and Verification Guide
  • - - (General) Subject: Availability of Updated NSLDS Enrollment Reporting Guide (November 2016)
  • - - (General) Subject: Reminder: Active Confirmation of TG Numbers (SAIG Mailboxes) and Electronic Services User Accounts Required by December 9, 2016 to Maintain Access to Federal Student Aid Systems
  • - - (COD System) Subject: COD Processing Update
  • - - (Campus-Based) Subject: Information about Designation as a Title III or Title V Institution and Waiver Requests of the Non-Federal Share Requirement for the Campus-Based Programs for the 2017-2018 Award Year
  • - - (General) Subject: Reminder to Report Verification Results for Verification Groups V4 and V5 to FAA Access to CPS online
  • - - (COD System) Subject: COD School Testing for the 2017-2018 Award Year
  • - - (Gainful Employment) Subject: Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #98 - Reminder: Draft GE Debt-to-Earnings (D/E) Rates 45-Day Challenge Period Ends December 7, 2016
  • - - (Application Processing) Subject: Institutional System Delay in Resolving Conflicting Information Comment Code 399
  • - - (Gainful Employment) Subject: Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #97 - Release of SSA Earnings Data to FSA Data Center
  • - - (Grants) Subject: Operational Implementation Guidance - Federal Student Aid's Implementation of 2017-2018 Federal Pell Grant Payment and Disbursement Schedules
  • - - (COD System) Subject: Increased Postscreening Volumes due to COD System Changes for 150% Direct Subsidized Loan Limit Implemented on October 28-30, 2016
  • - - (General) Subject: 2017-2018 Financial Aid Shopping Sheet
  • - - (General) Subject: Thanksgiving Day Federal Holiday Processing and Customer Service Hours
  • - - (Loans) Subject: HEAL Program Information - Maximum HEAL Program Interest Rates for Quarter Ending December 31, 2016
  • - - (Application Processing) Subject: 2017-2018 Application Processing System Specifications for Software Developers (November 2016 Final) (Updated November 17, 2016)
  • - - (Verification) Subject: Program Integrity Questions and Answers (Q&A) Website Update
  • - - (COD System) Subject: COD Processing Update
  • - - (Gainful Employment) Subject: Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #96 - Updated GE Debt-to-Earnings Backup Data Viewer Tool Now Available
  • - - (General) Subject: 2016 Federal Student Aid Training Conference for Financial Aid Professionals: Update #3: Room Block Closing; Ask-a-Fed Appointments; FSATC Mobile App
  • - - (Campus-Based) Subject: Federal Perkins Loan Program Cash on Hand Update Due December 15, 2016
  • - - (General) Subject: Final Regulations for Borrower Defense
  • - - (Application Processing) Subject: 2017-2018 SAR and SAR Acknowledgement Mock Ups
  • - - (Campus-Based) Subject: FISAP Edit Corrections Due December 15, 2016
  • - - (Application Processing) Subject: 2017-2018 Federal School Code List of Participating Schools (November 2016)
  • - - (Verification) Subject: Changes in Verification Tracking Groups (Updated March 3, 2017)
  • - - (General) Subject: Upcoming Change to Federal Student Aid Web Addresses
  • - - (Campus-Based) Subject: TPD Discharge Information - Perkins Assignment Procedures due to Total and Permanent Disability Discharge
  • - - (COD System) Subject: COD Processing Update
  • - - (EDESuite) Subject: Availability of Service Release Update for EDExpress for Windows 2016-2017, Release 2.0
  • - - (EDESuite) Subject: MPN, MPN Manifest, and Disclosure Statement Print Functionality in EDExpress Discontinued with Implementation of New Forms
  • - - (Application Processing) Subject: 2017-18 FAFSA Email Campaign Launch
  • - - (General) Subject: Veterans Day Federal Holiday Processing and Customer Service Hours
  • - - (Gainful Employment) Subject: Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #95 - Debt-to-Earnings Rate Alternate Earnings Appeals
  • - - (General) Subject: Active Confirmation of TG Numbers (SAIG Mailboxes) and Electronic Services User Accounts Required by December 9, 2016 to Maintain Access to Federal Student Aid Systems
  • - - (COD System) Subject: COD Processing Update
  • - - (Verification) Subject: Information Regarding Institutional Responsibilities to Resolve 2017-2018 Comment Code 399 Conflicting Information Issues
  • - - (Gainful Employment) Subject: Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #94 - Draft GE Debt-to-Earnings (D/E) Rates Challenge Period: October 24 to December 7, 2016
  • - - (Gainful Employment) Subject: Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #93 - Draft GE Debt-to-Earnings (D/E) Rates and Viewer Tool Now Available
  • - - (COD System) Subject: Additional COD System Implementation Planned for October 28-30, 2016 (Updated October 24, 2016)
  • - - (COD System) Subject: 150% Direct Subsidized Loan Limit: Electronic Announcement #23 - COD System Changes for 150% Direct Subsidized Loan Limit to be Implemented on October 28-30, 2016
  • - - (Verification) Subject: Acceptable Documentation Update for 2016-2017 Award Year Verification
  • - - (General) Subject: Federal Student Aid Handbook Appendices [2016-2017 Federal Student Aid Handbook]
  • - - (COD System) Subject: COD Processing Update
  • - - (General) Subject: Our FAFSA® outreach campaign counters the myths of financial aid
  • - - (Application Processing) Subject: Issue Alert - CPS Reprocessing on October 17, 2016 to Update Records Incorrectly Assigned SAR Comment Code 399
  • - - (Gainful Employment) Subject: Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #92 - Upcoming Distribution of Draft GE Debt-to-Earnings (D/E) Rates
  • - - (Gainful Employment) Subject: Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #91 - Upcoming Release of SSA Earnings Data
  • - - (COD System) Subject: COD Processing Update
  • - - (Verification) Subject: Program Integrity Questions and Answers (Q&A) Website Update
  • - - (General) Subject: Reminder to Institutions to Promote the Use of the IRS Data Retrieval Tool for Both 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 FAFSA Years
  • - - (General) Subject: Cash Management Electronic Announcement #4 - Availability of the Cash Management Information Page on the Information for Financial Aid Professionals (IFAP) website
  • - - (EDESuite) Subject: Availability of EDExpress for Windows 2017-2018, Release 1.0
  • - - (General) Subject: Extension of Invitation to Participate in the Loan Counseling Experiment
  • - - (General) Subject: 2017-2018 Award Year Maximum Pell Grant Announced
  • - - (General) Subject: Cash Management Electronic Announcement #3: Posting Title IV Credit Balance Contract Information and Providing URLs to the Department
  • - - (General) Subject: 2016 Federal Student Aid Training Conference for Financial Aid Professionals: Update #2: Agenda, Session Descriptions and Lodging Rate Increase for FY 2017
  • - - (COD System) Subject: COD Processing Update
  • - - (General) Subject: Columbus Day Federal Holiday Processing and Customer Service Hours
  • - - (Loans) Subject: National Default Rate Briefings for FY 2013 3-Year Official Cohort Default Rates
  • - - (Loans) Subject: FY 2013 3-Year Official Cohort Default Rates Distributed September 26, 2016
  • - - (Application Processing) Subject: Availability of 2017-2018 CPS Web Applications Demonstration (Web Demo) System and 2017-2018 CPS Mainframe Test System
  • - - (Gainful Employment) Subject: Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #90 - Updated NSLDS Gainful Employment User Guide