This week on "Off the Cuff," Justin, Jill, and David discuss how rescinding the national emergency could impact financial aid and how the rollout of FAFSA Simplification will bring about changes to professional judgment. Jill dives into how House Republicans will bring a vote to the floor, once they assume the majority in January, that would rescind the president’s national emergency declaration. David covers updates to professional judgment, which adds criteria around special circumstances and unusual circumstances. Maria then shares some recent higher education news, including updates to the ongoing legal challenges to President Joe Biden’s student loan debt relief plan and who could chair the House Education and Labor committee.
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Publication Date: 12/15/2022
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Professional Judgment Online Course Institutional/Organizational Registration
Is There a 2022 Tax Return Comparison Tool To Assist With Verification and Professional Judgment? (Award Year: 2024-25)
Must We Obtain Documentation When Accepting Another Institution's Dependency Override Determination? (Award Year: 2023-24)
NASFAA U Online Course Institutional/Organizational Registration
Legislative Detailed Summary of Non-Pell/FM Changes from the FAFSA Simplification Act and FAFSA Simplification Act Technical Corrections Act
Professional Judgment: 2023-24
If We Grant a Dependency Override For 2022-23, Must We Presume That Student To Be Independent For 2023-24? (Award Year: 2023-24)
What Are the Requirements For Implementing Provisional Independent Student Status For 2024-25? (Award Year: 2024-25)
What Does Comment Code 300 Mean? (Award Year: 2023-24)
If a Student's Parents Refuse To Provide Support, How Does the Student Complete the FAFSA To Borrow a Direct Unsubsidized Loan? (Award Year: 2023-24)
Can Our Professional Judgment Policy Only Allow For Certain Types Of Requests?
What FAFSA Simplification Provisions Are Effective For the 2023-24 Award Year? (Award Year: 2023-24)
What Are the Requirements For Implementing Provisional Independent Student Status For 2023-24? (Award Year: 2023-24)
When Can We Accept Another School's Determination Of a Student's Independent Status? (Award Year: 2023-24)
Is There a Difference Between a Special Circumstance and an Unusual Circumstance?
Are We Required To Make Our Professional Judgment (PJ) Policy Publicly Available?
What Are the PJ Implications Related To the Inclusion Of Small Businesses and Family Farms In the Student Aid Index Calculation?
NASFAA Report Highlights Student, Institutional Experiences With COVID-19 Pandemic Funds
Professional Judgment: Best Practices
Experts Share How to Tackle Tough Conversations Around Financial Aid
When Is Provisional Independent Student Status Being Implemented? (Award Year: 2023-24)
Professional Judgment Is K.I.N.D. (Verification Is Not...PJ)
NASFAA Member Survey on Professional Judgement
Professional Judgment: 2022-23
Are We Required To Retroactively Correct Prior-Year Income That Was Estimated Using Professional Judgment?
Can We Reduce Or Zero Out Unemployment Compensation and Income Earned From Work Using Professional Judgment? (Award Year: 2022-23)
Is There a 2020 Tax Return Comparison Tool To Assist With Verification and Professional Judgment? (Award Year: 2022-23)
How Do We Account For the Unemployment Compensation Exclusion On 2020 Tax Returns?
2021 NASFAA Robert P. Huff Golden Quill Award Winners Recognized for PJ Equity Analysis
NASFAA Member Survey Professional Judgement May 2021
If We Set the PJ Flag, Will the Student Be Selected For Verification On a Subsequent Transaction?
ED Reminds Financial Aid Administrators of Professional Judgment Authority Amid Pandemic
Stony Brook’s Financial Aid Office Finds Time Amid Pandemic to Focus on Credentials
Your Thoughts: We Have to Be More Transparent About the PJ Process
Can We Have a Policy To Exclude Independent Siblings From Household Size Or Number In College?
NASFAA Survey Highlights Increase in Professional Judgment Requests, With Additional Requests Anticipated This Fall
NASFAA Survey Highlights Increase in Pandemic-Related Financial Aid Appeals
Survey on Professional Judgment and COVID-19
ED Reminds Schools of Acceptable Verification Documentation, Addresses Anticipated High PJ Volume
Monograph 26: Professional Judgment in Eligibility Determination and Need Analysis
Financial Aid Directors Discuss Increase in Professional Judgment Requests Due to COVID-19
NASFAA Member Survey on Professional Judgement and COVID-19
2020 Professional Judgment COVID Survey
Are Stimulus Checks Considered Taxable Or Untaxed Income For Title IV Purposes, Including PJ?
How Long Can We Extend a Term Or Payment Period Due To Coronavirus?