NASFAA is pleased to introduce the following online facilitated courses as part of NASFAA U for the 2019-20 year. These collaborative learning sessions bring minds and ideas together despite distances. Online courses help you become more proficient, more knowledgeable, and more valuable to your organization. They give you the ability to interact with your colleagues through discussions and offer you the option to work towards earning a professional credential from NASFAA.
Learn more about the class schedules, topics covered, and instructors for each of our online courses and register using the links below. For additional questions, please review the helpful guide of Online Course Frequently Asked Questions.
- Student Eligibility
September 9, 2019 - This course provides an overview of general student eligibility criteria and documentation requirements, familiarizes attendees with the role of the CPS, database matches, & the NSLDS.
- Return of Title IV Funds
October 1, 2019 - This course provides an overview of the return of Title IV funds regulations & examines how to handle Title IV funds when a student withdraws from school before completing the payment period or period of enrollment.
October 21, 2019 - This course is designed to provide you with the necessary tools and subject matter expertise to guide you through the verification process.
- Overview of the Financial Aid Programs
November 5, 2019 - This course introduces learners to the fundamentals of financial aid concepts, categories and types of financial aid, the Title IV aid programs, and other federal sources of student assistance.
January 13, 2020 - This course concentrates on the principles of verification, information subject to verification, acceptable documentation, processing data corrections, how to verify applicant files in accordance with Title IV verification requirements.
- Administrative Capability
February 11, 2020 - Course participants will receive the tools, subject matter expertise, and connections with colleagues across the country to assist in maintaining an administratively capable campus.
- Need Analysis & Professional Judgment
March 2, 2020 - This eight-week course will provide the learner with an understanding of the calculation of the Expected Family Contribution, as well as a comprehensive review of the concept of professional judgment.
- Cost of Attendance
March 31, 2020 - This course will provide useful information for new financial aid professionals and for those with more experience who want to review their school’s COA methods and policies.
- Cash Management
May 4, 2020 - This NASFAA U course will provide you with an overall understanding of the complex world of cash management in Title IV program administration.