2017-2018 Webinars

Thank you for your interest in NASFAA Webinars. Webinar LogoThe following topics are scheduled for 2017-2018. 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.

2017-18 Webinars

  • Completing the FAFSA: 2018–19
    August 16, 2017 - This webinar will focus on the 2018-19 FAFSA application process, which is scheduled to begin on October 1, 2017. Find out what will change and what will remain the same.
  • NASFAA Tools: How to Find Answers to Your Regulatory Questions
    September 12, 2017 - *NASFAA Product & Services Webinar* This webinar will provide strategies and tools to locate and use common resources, including those provided by NASFAA, to find the answers to those perplexing questions.
  • Federal Work Study & Community Service
    September 20, 2017 - We will review the requirements regarding community service job development and identify the student qualifications necessary to fulfill these specialized positions.
  • Citizenship Issues Spotlight
    October 18, 2017 - Learn what kinds of issues involving citizenship issues have been submitted to NASFAA's AskRegs service, and double-check your own knowledge, during this webinar.
  • Verification 2018–19
    November 1, 2017 - This NASFAA webinar will delve into verification issues with a review of 2018-19 verification data elements and documentation requirements, as well as U.S. Department of Education (ED) guidance provided over the past year.
  • NASFAA Tools: Why Your School Needs a Peer Review
    November 16, 2017 - *NASFAA Product & Services Webinar* Register for this webinar to learn not only how to avoid costly fines, but other reasons your school needs a NASFAA peer review.
  • Direct Loan Issues Spotlight
    December 6, 2017 - 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.
  • NASFAA Policy Update
    December 12, 2017 - NASFAA Policy Updates 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.
  • Cash Management: Disbursements
    January 10, 2018 - Join us to learn the different types of disbursements, the rules and timelines that apply to each, and how schools put these into practice.
  • Student Eligibility Spotlight
    January 24, 2018 - In addition to explaining student eligibility database matches and the role of agencies such as CPS and NSLDS, this webinar will also shine a spotlight on interesting citizenship questions that have been asked by your colleagues around the country.
  • NASFAA Tools: How My School Benefited from a Peer Review
    February 8, 2018 - *NASFAA Product & Services Webinar* Register for this webinar to hear from a panel of schools about the benefits of a NASFAA peer review.
  • The Ethics of Enrollment Management
    February 21, 2018 - Join Ron Day of Kennesaw State University & NASFAA's own David Futrell to discuss the ethics of enrollment management.
  • Graduate/Professional School Town Hall
    March 7, 2018 - 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.
  • Trending Legal Issues in Financial Aid
    March 14, 2018 - This webinar will provide financial aid directors with an overview of key legal issues emerging from current Title IV-related enforcement activities, both in and out of the Department of Education.
  • Student Financial Wellness in a Credit Card World
    April 18, 2018 - Learn about JMU's course for seniors that reviews the affect a personal philosophy on money, influence of societal expectations, and management of personal finances, has on all aspects of life when it comes to securing the “American Dream.”
  • NASFAA Tools: Student Aid Index and Compliance Engine
    May 10, 2018 - *NASFAA Product & Services Webinar* Learn how to utilize NASFAA's Student Aid Index and Compliance Engine.
  • Return of Title IV Funds with Modules
    May 16, 2018 - This webinar provides an overview on how to determine when an academic program is offered in modules and when a student has withdrawn from such a program.
  • NASFAA Policy Update
    May 22, 2018 - 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.
  • Top Five Compliance Issues and How to Avoid Them
    June 6, 2018 - In this session, we will review the top five compliance issues identified by the Department of Education, and discuss ways to avoid them.
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