2016-2017 Webinars

Webinar LogoThank you for your interested in NASFAA Webinars. The following topics are scheduled for 2016-2017. Please note that they are subject to change; be sure to return in the coming months for more information.

Most webinars are $120 for members, and $240 for non-members. Webinar Package purchasers and Value Plus members still need to register in advance for each webinar they plan to attend; during the registration process, the balance will be $0.

All webinars begin at 2 pm ET unless otherwise noted and last 60 - 90 minutes. Archives are usually available after the webinar for purchase; these archives are also free to webinar package purchasers.

Learn more about the topics covered and presenters for each of our webinars using the links below.

2016-17 Webinars

  • PPY Webinar Series: Understanding the Treatment of Conflicting Information
    August 31, 2016 - Learn the ins and outs of the long-awaited guidance on the treatment of conflicting information in the implementation year of prior prior year, including an analysis of the Dear Colleague Letter, and real-life examples.
  • Financial Wellness on Your Campus: Case Studies and Best Practices
    September 14, 2016 - This webinar is targeted at those who are working to actively implement financial wellness programs. It will focus on providing case studies of successful methods for implementing financial wellness/literacy programs on college campuses.
  • Federal Income Taxes Demystified
    October 12, 2016 - Understanding the federal income tax return is a must for any financial aid officer. In this webinar, both an IRS representative and a representative from the U.S. Department of Education will be on hand to help explain and answer your questions.
  • Citizenship Issues: Eligibility and Non-Citizen Concerns
    November 16, 2016 - This NASFAA webinar will address citizenship issues as they relate not only to Title IV aid eligibility but also other issues tied to citizenship.
  • NASFAA Policy Update
    December 6, 2016 - NASFAA Policy Update webinars provide an opportunity for the NASFAA membership to ask policy and regulatory questions. NASFAA staff will be on hand to answer questions and offer explanations.
  • Title IV Eligibility: Adding Programs
    December 14, 2016 - Making changes to your institution's programs or adding new programs can present challenges. Make sure you are in compliance.
  • Transfer Student Mashup: Test Your Knowledge
    January 18, 2017 - Transfer students create special challenges for the financial aid office from satisfactory academic progress, to enrollment reporting, to loan origination, and more. Join us and test your knowledge on issues relating to transfer students.
  • Pell Recalculations: Required and Optional
    February 1, 2017 - Does your institution have a recalculation policy for the Federal Pell Grant? Join us for this webinar as we answers your questions surrounding the often confusing topic of Pell Grant recalculations.
  • Gainful Employment Issues
    February 22, 2017 - Gainful employment programs and all they entail continue to be a hot topic in the world of federal student aid. Join us as we tackle the latest guidance and frequently asked questions about gainful employment programs.
  • Graduate Professional Town Hall
    March 1, 2017 - NASFAA is providing this town hall webinar as a forum for graduate and professional aid administrators to discuss current issues of concern for graduate and professional students and aid administrators.
  • Verification and Professional Judgment in a PPY World
    March 22, 2017 - Every year, the verification process seems to present new challenges for institutions. Join us as we provide the latest verification guidance as well as addressing the most common verification mistakes.
  • Return of Title IV Funds: Common Questions and Common Audit Findings
    April 12, 2017 - Return of Title IV Funds (R2T4) continues to be one of the most complex and often confusing aspects of federal student aid. Join us as we share some of the most common questions, as well as the most common audit findings related to R2T4.
  • Cash Management: Moving Beyond the Tiers
    May 10, 2017 - Cash management regulations have changed. Is your institution in compliance with all the new requirements? Join us as we walk you through all you need to know to make sure your institution is meeting all cash management requirements.
  • NASFAA Policy Update
    May 23, 2017 - NASFAA Policy Update webinars provide an opportunity for the NASFAA membership to ask policy and regulatory questions. NASFAA staff will be on hand to answer questions and offer explanations.
  • Documentation: What, When, and Why
    June 7, 2017 - Sometimes it seems like the need for students to provide documentation in the financial aid office is endless. Join us as we guide you through the maze of documentation you face every day.
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