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On Monday, NASFAA submitted comments to the Department of Education (ED) on the second draft of the 2024-25 draft paper FAFSA, Incarcerated Applicant Form, and FAFSA Submission Summary. Comments were largely technical in nature, with many suggestions for clearer wording in question text and/or instructions.
What makes a strong candidate for NASFAA National Chair? We are seeking someone who works full-time at a NASFAA member institution, has demonstrated leadership at the state or regional level, has experience with facilitating meetings and public speaking, and is committed to upholding NASFAA’s code of ethics. If you — or anyone you know — fits the bill, please nominate yourself or a qualified colleague for the role of NASFAA National Chair by Tuesday, October 31 at 5:00 p.m. ET. Nominations are also being accepted for representatives-at-large.
Are you considering NASFAA’s Certified Financial Aid Administrator® Program? Get a head start on celebrating Financial Aid Day by embarking on your journey to becoming an FAAC® and check your eligibility using our free Interactive Tool. Then make sure your resume is up-to-date and apply online. NASFAA continues to waive the application fee through June 30, 2024 -- a savings of $50. Begin your journey toward certification today!
Are you looking to take the next step in your career and become a financial aid director? Aspiring Director Group Coaching with Blue Icon Advisors can help you get there! "I enjoyed the practical tips presented and the care in which they were given," said Daniel Muller, director of student financial aid at Bob Jones University. "You could tell we had coaches who wanted us to succeed." Read what other past participants have to say, and be sure to register by October 20 to secure your spot!