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A ballot measure that would grant in-state tuition to undocumented students in Arizona was narrowly approved by voters on Monday night, the Associated Press called.
This year, NASFAA again focused much of its policy efforts on helping members manage the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic while also advocating for longer-term policy changes. We spent much of the year navigating the slow-moving FY 2022 appropriations process while launching work related to the multi-year FAFSA simplification implementation. In addition, NASFAA engaged in important policy research under several generous grants, including evaluating the HEERF rollout and implementation, and reimagining college admission and financial aid through an equity lens. Read more on pages 12-15 of NASFAA Now, our annual impact report.
This online course begins Jan. 10, 2023, and will focus on the fundamentals of financial aid including applying, financial aid concepts, categories and types of financial aid, the Title IV aid programs, other federal sources of student assistance, and comparing financial aid offers. Fundamentals of Student Financial Aid is the perfect learning tool for new financial aid professionals, and individuals who assist students through the financial aid cycle such as admissions or enrollment representatives, and high school counselors. Upon passing the course, you will receive a NASFAA U Certificate. Register now.
Getting timely financial aid is critical for many learners, especially as college costs climb. One of the biggest challenges facing campuses is communicating with the students who need financial assistance to ensure they meet critical deadlines. How can staff generate connections to help keep students on track? Be sure to register for this upcoming webinar, sponsored by Jenzabar, on December 6 at 2 p.m. ET, that will highlight how their teams communicate with learners throughout the financial aid process to ensure students get the financial aid they need. Register today!