Terms of Service

Visitors to the Information for Financial Aid Professionals (IFAP) Web Page are encouraged to review the rules governing the implementation, maintenance, and use of our site. IFAP is a public access home page that is sponsored by a federal government agency, and therefore it operates under rules that may differ from those governing private sector home pages.

This is a U.S. Federal Government owned computer system, for the use by authorized users only. Unauthorized access violates U.S. Code Sections 1029 & 1030 and other applicable statutes. Violations are punishable by civil and criminal penalties. Use of this system implies consent to have all activities on this system monitored and recorded, which can be provided as evidence to law enforcement officials.

The U.S. Department of Education does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of this outside information, nor can we guarantee that the outside sites we link to comply with the Section 508 accessibility requirements of the Workforce Investment Act of 1998.

Furthermore, the inclusion of links or pointers to particular items in hypertext is not intended to reflect their importance, nor is it intended endorse any views expressed or products or services offered on these outside sites, or the organizations sponsoring the sites.

By logging on to the IFAP site, you agree to the terms and conditions for this site. The bookmarks you are allowed to save to your profile should be of a legal business nature. These links and pointers are provided for the user's convenience.

ED will not link to sites that exhibit hate, bias, discrimination or are sexual in nature. ED reserves the right to deny or remove links and profiles if it is determined that a group's Web site falls into any of these categories.

Our privacy policy is valid for any information saved on our servers, so be sure to read the privacy policies of other sites, especially if you share any personal information.