ERIC Number: ED396649
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Precertification Training, 1995-96: General Administration Section [and] Program Delivery Section.
Office of Postsecondary Education, Washington DC. Student Financial Assistance Programs.
This package of training materials is intended for participants in a workshop for administrators at institutions of higher education involved in administering student financial aid programs under Title IV of the Higher Education Act. The workshop agenda is divided into two segments of 28 sessions over 5 days. Segment 1 consists of 11 sessions concerned with general administration. Sessions cover: an introduction, overview of Title IV programs, student eligibility, institutional and program eligibility/participation, satisfactory academic progress, refunds and repayments, chief executive officer/president responsibilities, fiscal officer responsibilities, financial aid administrator responsibilities, evaluation, and segment wrap-up and evaluation. Segment 2 focuses on program delivery in 17 sessions on: the Free Application for Federal Student Aid; applying for Title IV aid; federal need analysis; federal output documents; verification, updating, and corrections; performing verification, updating, and corrections; calculating cost of attendance; the campus-based programs; processing campus-based awards, packaging, adjustments and professional judgment; calculating Federal Pell Grant cost of attendance; the payment voucher, institutional payment summary, and related reports; the Federal Family Education Loan Program and the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program; certifying and delivering Federal Family Education loans; overpayments and overawards; Title IV reporting requirements; and segment wrap-up/evaluation. Appendices include a list of acronyms, a glossary, information resources, sources and citations, a financial aid calendar, and crosswords and word-searches. (Contains regulatory and other references for each section.) (DB)
Descriptors: College Administration, Compliance (Legal), Eligibility, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Government School Relationship, Grants, Higher Education, Management Development, Need Analysis (Student Financial Aid), Program Administration, Student Financial Aid, Student Loan Programs, Work Study Programs, Workshops
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Office of Postsecondary Education, Washington DC. Student Financial Assistance Programs.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Higher Education Act Title IV; Pell Grant Program; Perkins Loan Program