Compliance Resources For Financial Aid Professionals

Compliance Toolbox Strengthen The Framework, Make The Repairs 

Whether your financial aid office needs a check-up, tune-up, or overhaul, you have all the compliance tools you need to get the job done. NASFAA's compliance resources provide timely and practical insights to help you stay up-to-date on ever-changing regulations and best practices.

Not sure where to begin?

Our exclusive, member-only* resources can help you determine the quality and integrity of your institutional operations. Start by visiting the Compliance Engine to assess your office's needs. Then implement changes and updates using the tools below. To receive ongoing compliance updates by mail and email, edit your myNASFAA profile and select the opt-in box for compliance resources.

AskRegs  Personal assistance with regulatory or compliance questions.
Blue Icon Advisors, NASFAA Consulting* Blue Icon Advisors will match you with a consultant to evaluate your needs and address your specific short-term and long-term goals.
Compiled Title IV Legislation  Web pages of U.S. Code relating to student financial assistance programs for higher education.
Compiled Title IV Regulations Web pages of major parts of the Code of Federal Regulations, coded to reflect recent changes and updates.
How-to Guides Handy guides written by NASFAA staff to help you navigate student aid regulations.
Member-Generated Content Library Member-submitted samples and templates for NASFAA members to use & adapt for their own institution's needs.
Policies & Procedures Builder* This Compliance Engine module guides you step-by-step through the creation of a centralized, accessible policies and procedures manual.
Self-Evaluation Checklists This Compliance Engine module allows your institution to evaluate its compliance efforts for specific programs in a centralized, shared online space.
Standards of Excellence Review Program* Objective, confidential, peer review to optimize quality of service

Not a NASFAA member institution? Join today to get all the tools of the trade.

* Most compliance resources are included with your membership dues. The Policies & Procedures Builder, the Standards of Excellence Review Program, and Blue Icon Advisors are additional costs.

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