Federal Student Aid - IFAP
   
IFAP
SFA Information for Financial Aid Professionals
U.S. Department of Education
PublicationDate: 1/21/2000
ChapterNumber: 5
ChapterTitle: Codes and Flags
SectionNumber:
SectionTitle:
PageNumbers: 18-20


Section 5: Codes and Flags

5.1 Error Codes
CodeValueMeaning
Error Code 1
space
No error.
1
SSN must not be spaces.
Error Code 2
space
No error.
2
First and last names must not be spaces.
Error Code 3
space
No error.
3
Invalid date of birth.
Error Code 4
space
No error.
4
School year must be numeric.
5
School year must not be greater than current school year.
6
School year field length must be equal to 4.



5.2 Match Flags
FlagMeaning
0
Successful match. No error.
1
School and school servicer user association not found.
2
Successful match. Student has no selectable loans but has Pell Grant(s).
3
Successful match. Student has no selectable loans or Pell Grants.
6
Student SSN not found.
7
Matches on SSN, but not on date of birth and name.


5.3 Loan Type Codes
CodeMeaning
CL
FFEL Consolidation
DU
National Defense Student Loan
D1
Direct Stafford Subsidized
D2
Direct Stafford Unsubsidized
D4
Direct PLUS
D5
Direct Consolidation Unsubsidized
D6
Direct Consolidation Subsidized


CodeMeaning
D7
Direct PLUS Consolidation
EU
Perkins Expanded Lending Option
FI
Federally Insured Student Loan (FISL)
IC
Income Contingent Loan (ICL)
NU
NDSL
PL
FFEL PLUS
PU
Federal Perkins
RF
FFEL Refinanced
SF
FFEL Stafford Subsidized
SL
Supplemental Loan (SLS)
SN
FFEL Stafford Non-Subsidized
SU
FFEL Stafford Unsubsidized


5.4 Loan Status Codes
CodeMeaning
AE
Assigned to U.S. Department of Education
BC
Bankruptcy claim, discharged
BK
Bankruptcy claim, active
CA
Cancelled
DA
Deferred
DB
Defaulted, then bankrupt, active, Chapter 13
DC
Defaulted, compromise
DD
Defaulted, then died
DE
Death
DI
Disability
DK
Defaulted, then bankrupt, discharged, Chapter 13
DL
Defaulted, in litigation
DO
Defaulted, then bankrupt, active, other
DP
Defaulted, paid in full
DS
Defaulted, then disabled
DT
Defaulted, collection, terminated
DU
Defaulted, unresolved
DW
Defaulted, write-off
DX
Defaulted, six consecutive payments
FB
Forbearance
ID
In school or grace period
OD
Defaulted, then bankrupt, discharged, other
PC
Paid in full through consolidation loan
PF
Paid in full
RF
Refinanced
RP
In repayment
UI
Unreinsured