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2018 Electronic Announcements

  • - (Direct Loans) Subject: William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program Reconciliation
  • - (General) Subject: Access Removed for Unconfirmed TG Numbers (SAIG Mailboxes) and Electronic Services User Accounts
  • - (General) Subject: Federal Student Aid Posts New Reports to FSA Data Center
  • - (Campus-Based) Subject: Perkins Loans Awarded or Disbursed After the Expiration of the Perkins Loan Program
  • - (General) Subject: R2T4 Transition #1 – Preliminary Information: R2T4 Functions to Move to COD System in 2019
  • - (General) Subject: Enhancements to NSLDS MyStudentData Download Functionality
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: 2019-20 myFAFSA Preview Presentation
  • - (COD System) Subject: 2018–19 COD System Peak Processing Reminders
  • - (Loans) Subject: Loan Servicing Information - Performance Metrics and Allocation Information Now Available on the FSA Data Center
  • - (General) Subject: Christmas and New Year's Day Federal Holiday Processing and Customer Service Hours (Updated December 19, 2018)
  • - (Loans) Subject: Closed School Discharge Changes
  • - (Direct Loans) Subject: Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Help Tool Now Available
  • - (COD System) Subject: COD School Testing for the 2019–20 Award Year
  • - (Grants) Subject: 2019 TEACH Grant Program Changes – Standardized Annual Certification Date and Reconsideration Process
  • - (General) Subject: Title IV Aid Disbursement Reporting, Excess Cash, and Reconciliation Requirements
  • - (General) Subject: Volume 6 - The Campus-Based Programs [2018-2019 Federal Student Aid Handbook]
  • - (General) Subject: Volume 5 - Withdrawals and the Return of Title IV Funds [2018-2019 Federal Student Aid Handbook]
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: SAVE Instructions for U.S. Department of Education (School) Users Version 2.0 Available
  • - (General) Subject: National Day of Mourning Processing and Customer Service Hours
  • - (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 2019-20 Award Year
  • - (General) Subject: Volume 3 - Calculating Awards and Packaging [2018-2019 Federal Student Aid Handbook]
  • - (General) Subject: Volume 4 - Processing Aid and Managing FSA Funds [2018-2019 Federal Student Aid Handbook]
  • - (General) Subject: Reminder: Active Confirmation of TG Numbers (SAIG Mailboxes) and Electronic Services User Accounts Required by December 14, 2018 to Maintain Access to Federal Student Aid Systems
  • - (COD System) Subject: Additional COD System Implementation for 2018–19 Award Year
  • - (COD System) Subject: 2019–2020 COD Technical Reference
  • - (General) Subject: Children of Fallen Heroes Scholarship Act
  • - (General) Subject: Availability of Updated NSLDS Enrollment Reporting Guide (November 2018)
  • - (General) Subject: Thanksgiving Day Federal Holiday Processing and Customer Service Hours
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: 2019-2020 Application Processing System Specifications for Software Developers (November 2018 Final)
  • - (General) Subject: OUTAGE ALERT – IRS DRT Outage November 17-18, 2018
  • - (EDESuite) Subject: Availability of Service Release Update for Direct Loan (DL) Tools, Release 18.0
  • - (General) Subject: Veterans Day Federal Holiday Processing and Customer Service Hours
  • - (EDESuite) Subject: Availability of Service Release Update for EDExpress for Windows 2018-2019, Release 3.0
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: 2019–20 Federal School Code List of Participating Schools (November 2018)
  • - (General) Subject: OUTAGE ALERT – Federal Student Aid Website and System Outages November 3-4 and November 11-12, 2018 (Updated November 1, 2018)
  • - (Campus-Based) Subject: FISAP Edit Corrections due December 14, 2018
  • - (Campus-Based) Subject: Federal Perkins Loan Program Cash on Hand Update due December 14, 2018
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: 2019–20 FAFSA Email Campaign Launch
  • - (Loans) Subject: HEAL Program Information - Maximum HEAL Program Interest Rates for Quarter Ending December 31, 2018
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: Reprocessing and Voiding of a Small Population of 2018–2019 CPS Correction Transactions Planned After Resolution of Issue Involving Transfer of Incorrect Tax Year Data from IRS
  • - (General) Subject: 2018 Federal Student Aid Training Conference for Financial Aid Professionals
    Session Titles, Descriptions, and Agenda Posted
  • - (General) Subject: Active Confirmation of TG Numbers (SAIG Mailboxes) and Electronic Services User Accounts Required by December 14, 2018 to Maintain Access to Federal Student Aid Systems
  • - (OPE Announcements) Subject: Negotiated Rulemaking Committee - Negotiator Nominations and Schedule of Committee Meetings - Accreditation and Innovation
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: 2019-20 fafsa.gov Preview Presentation
  • - (General) Subject: OUTAGE ALERT—G5 System Outage November 10-19, 2018 – Impact to Federal Student Aid Processing and on Funds Availability for Title IV Programs (Updated October 17, 2018)
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: 2019-20 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®), FAFSA on the Web Worksheet, and the Student Aid Eligibility Worksheet for Question 23
  • - (General) Subject: IRS Announced Updated Tax Transcripts Redacting Sensitive Information
  • - (Campus-Based) Subject: Federal Perkins Loan Program Administrative Responsibilities and Reporting Requirements
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: 2019-20 SAR and SAR Acknowledgement Mock-ups
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: Availability of 2019-2020 CPS Web Applications Demonstration (Web Demo) System and 2019-2020 CPS Mainframe Test System
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: The 2019-20 FAFSA® Form and myStudentAid Mobile App are Now Available
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: Availability of 2019–20 CPS Test System Data Files and Comment Code Text
  • - (General) Subject: Update to Information in Guidance related to Title IV participants affected by Hurricane Florence
  • - (EDESuite) Subject: Availability of EDExpress for Windows 2019-2020, Release 1.0
  • - (Campus-Based) Subject: Updated Information Related to the 2018–19 Supplemental Campus-Based Funds and Hurricane Florence
  • - (General) Subject: Recent Federal Student Aid Planned Outages and System Disruptions
  • - (General) Subject: Columbus Day Federal Holiday Processing and Customer Service Hours
  • - (Loans) Subject: National Default Rate Briefings for FY 2015 Official Cohort Default Rates
  • - (Loans) Subject: FY 2015 Official Cohort Default Rates Distributed September 24, 2018
  • - (General) Subject: Federal Student Aid Posts New Reports to FSA Data Center
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: 2019-2020 Summary of Changes for the Application Processing System Guide
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: 2018-19 myStudentAid Mobile App Preview Presentation
  • - (Grants) Subject: Additional TEACH Grant Closeout Information for 2017–18 Award Year
  • - (General) Subject: End of Federal Fiscal Year 2018 – Impact on Funds Availability for Pell Grant, Campus-Based, Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant, TEACH Grant, and Direct Loan Programs (G5 and COD System)
  • - (Grants) Subject: Pell Grant and Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant 2017–18 Award Year Processing Deadline
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: 2019-2020 ISIR Guide
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: No Records Found Issue Resolved in DHS-SAVE System
  • - (EDESuite) Subject: EDExpress for Windows 2019-2020 Packaging Technical Reference Available on FSAdownload
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: 2019-2020 Application Processing System Specifications for Software Developers (August 2018 Draft)
  • - (Campus-Based) Subject: Reminder: FISAP due October 1, 2018
  • - (General) Subject: Upcoming Quarterly SAIG Message Class File Update
  • - (General) Subject: Active Phishing Campaign Targeting Student Email Accounts
  • - (General) Subject: Instructions for Not-for-Profit Institutions to Input Financial Statement Data into the eZ-Audit System Due to Changes Resulting from ASU 2016-14
  • - (General) Subject: Labor Day Federal Holiday Processing and Customer Service Hours (Updated August 30, 2018)
  • - (Gainful Employment) Subject: Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #117 – Gainful Employment Reporting for 2017–18
  • - (Grants) Subject: Second Pell Grant Administrative Cost Allowance Payments for 2017–18 Award Year
  • - (Grants) Subject: Third Pell Grant Administrative Cost Allowance Payments for 2016–17 Award Year
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: 2019-2020 Expected Family Contribution (EFC) Formula Guide
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: The myStudentAid Mobile App is Now Available
  • - (COD System) Subject: 2018-2019 COD Technical Reference (August 2018 Update)
  • - (OPE Announcements) Subject: Notice of Proposed Rulemaking: Gainful Employment
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: DHS-SAVE System Available for Schools to Submit Third Step Verification Requests
  • - (EDESuite) Subject: Availability of EDExpress for Windows 2018-2019, Release 3.0
  • - (General) Subject: Reminder: Update on Printing and Distribution of FSA Publications
  • - (General) Subject: Title IV Eligible Foreign Schools and the American Opportunity Tax Credit
  • - (Campus-Based) Subject: 2018–19 Supplemental Campus-Based Funds
  • - (Campus-Based) Subject: Information and Reporting Reminders for the Fiscal Operations Report for 2017–18 and Application to Participate for 2019–20 (FISAP)
  • - (Application Processing) Subject: 2018—19 Federal School Code List of Participating Schools (August 2018)
  • - (OPE Announcements) Subject: Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on the Institutional Accountability Regulations, including Defense to Repayment, under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended.
  • - (OPE Announcements) Subject: Negotiated Rulemaking, Intent to establish a negotiated rulemaking committee