Direct Loan Issues Spotlight

Webinars LogoDate: Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Time: 2:00 PM ET 
Duration: 90 minutes
Price: $120 members/$240 nonmembers. Free for webinar package purchasers and Value Plus members, but users must register in advance.

What is the loan period and academic year in a standard term program with modules? When prorating a Direct Loan, can we include hours in a term for a student enrolled less than half time? If a student regains SAP eligibility mid-year, can we award a Direct Loan for the entire academic year? How do we determine loan eligibility for a transfer student when the schools treat the summer term differently? When a student repays a Direct Loan within the same academic year, can a new loan be originated? In this Q&A style webinar, we will test your knowledge on key aspects of the Direct Loan program, and share guidance NASFAA received from the U.S. Department of Education. Join Susan Shogren, Assessment and Training Project Coordinator, to explore some of the most frequently asked questions related to packaging, originating, and disbursing Federal Direct Loans received by our NASFAA AskRegs service.

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Presenter

  • Susan Shogren, Assessment and Project Coordinator, NASFAA

Moderator

  • Lissa Powell, Presentation and Content Development Specialist, NASFAA

Objectives

  • Determine student and parent eligibility for Direct Loans
  • Identify the appropriate loan period and academic year to use in various circumstances
  • Correctly package, originate, and disburse Direct Loans for transfer students, students enrolled less than full time or for less than a full academic year, and students enrolled in modules

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Publication Date: 12/6/2017


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