Webinars

NASFAA brings continuing education to you via livestreamed webinars and recorded sessions that you can view on-demand. You can invite an unlimited number of people from your organization to participate with just one site license. Learn at your desk, huddle up with others around a computer, or watch with a large group in a conference room. Webinars cover a variety of topics and last from 60 to 90 minutes. Get a preview.

All webinars begin at 2:00 pm ET, unless otherwise noted. On-demand archives are usually available after the webinar for purchase; these archives are also free to webinar package purchasers.

Select a topic for more information, or use the "Proceed to Webinar Registration" button to choose one or more events for you and your colleagues.

Note to Value Plus members and webinar package purchasers: Your NASFAA membership must be paid in full for the checkout process to reflect webinars as free. Primary contacts can review and pay membership invoices online.

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Active NASFAA members should consider the webinar package. You'll get all of the 2019-20 Live and On-Demand webinars for a single price, and the package allows everyone at your institution or organization to register for as many as they like.

Upcoming Live Webinars

All available webinars are listed by date; check back often as new webinars may be added.

Student Financial Wellness: Results from Trellis' Fall 2018 Survey
September 19, 2019, 2:00 PM ET | 90 minutes
Price: Free

Trellis’ Student Financial Wellness Survey (SFWS) seeks to document the financial well-being of post secondary students and provide institutions with a detailed profile of the financial issues their students face, some of which could potentially impact their success in college. In this webinar, Trellis will share findings from the more than 17,500 student responses to the Fall 2018 survey and discuss the context and implications of the findings for institutions.

NASFAA's Compliance Engine: Get Your Gears Turning
September 24, 2019, 2:00 PM ET | 60 minutes
Price: Free

Get a tour of the two modules of the Compliance Engine: the Self-Evaluation Checklists and the P&P Builder. The Self-Evaluation Checklist is designed allow schools to audit campus policies and procedures while the P&P Builder provides a central location where your school can create and house its Policies and Procedures manual.

FAFSA: 2020-21
October 2, 2019, 2:00 PM ET | 90 minutes
Price: Free for Value Plus and Webinar Package; $120.00 for other members; $240.00 for Non-members

Join NASFAA staff in a discussion of changes to 2020-21 FAFSA questions, updates to the FAFSA mobile app, and spend some time on changes to the tables used to calculate the expected family contribution (EFC) of students.

Updating FAFSA Data: When and Why
October 23, 2019, 2:00 PM ET | 90 minutes
Price: Free for Value Plus and Webinar Package; $120.00 for other members; $240.00 for Non-members

Do you know when and why to make changes to FAFSA data? Is it a change as a result of verification, or did you find conflicting information that had to be resolved? What if an update is needed because something that was correct at the time the FAFSA was filed is now wrong? What’s the difference between a correction and an update?

NASFAA Business Services Overview: How to Survive a Program Review
November 5, 2019, 2:00 PM ET | 60 minutes
Price: Free

Join this webinar to learn from schools that have gone through a program review how to prepare, the review process itself, and responding to the report. We'll also highlight the NASFAA tools and services that can equip you for a review.

On-Demand Webinars

On-Demand events are usually available for a year after recording date, regardless of purchase date. NASFAA reserves the right to remove access to an On-Demand webinar sooner for content considerations. If you registered for the live webinar, you do not need to also register for the On-Demand item; you'll be notified when it is available for viewing.

Most Popular AskRegs Questions: Untaxed Income
Recorded September 11, 2019 | 90 minutes
Price: Free for Value Plus and Webinar Package; $120.00 for other members; $240.00 for Non-members

At the end of the day, do you throw your hands in the air, whisper to yourself…what is untaxed income? That is the question! Join Kochie Vaughan and Eunice Powell, NASFAA Regulatory Specialists, for this webinar as they highlight the most popular questions related to untaxed income submitted to NASFAA’s AskRegs service.

Professional Judgment & Need Analysis: Like PB&J
Recorded August 7, 2019 | 90 minutes
Price: Free for Value Plus and Webinar Package; $120.00 for other members; $240.00 for Non-members

Professional judgment and need analysis are terms familiar to all financial aid administrators. But did you realize how they complement each other -- like peanut butter and jelly? In this webinar, we will start with a very high level overview of both professional judgment and need analysis. Then we will take a deeper dive to examine how these two foundational concepts work together.

Sharing Student FAFSA Data to Assist Students: What is Permitted?
Recorded June 5, 2019 | 90 minutes
Price: Free for Value Plus and Webinar Package; $120.00 for other members; $240.00 for Non-members

Learn what the expanded data sharing authority permits and how your institutions can best serve your students using this new authority.


Recorded May 29, 2019 | 60 minutes
Price: Free; (members-only)

NASFAA Policy Update webinars provide an opportunity for the NASFAA membership to ask policy and regulatory questions. NASFAA staff were on hand to answer questions and offer explanations.

Consumer Information Disclosures Highlights
Recorded May 15, 2019 | 90 minutes
Price: Free for Value Plus and Webinar Package; $120.00 for other members; $240.00 for Non-members

This Q&A webinar is sure to test your knowledge of the consumer disclosure requirements that have generated the most attention and questions over the years. Join NASFAA's Kochie Vaughan as she guides you through this interactive webcast.

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