ERIC Number: ED417678
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
The U.S. Department of Education's Federal Student Aid Programs...What Every School Owner Should Know. Q & A.
Department of Education, Washington, DC.
This brochure for college administrators uses a question and answer format to provide an overview of factors in deciding whether a college should participate in the federal student aid programs. Questions address the following issues: the decision to participate in the student aid program; staffing required for a financial aid office; costs to the school for having these programs; risks in participating in the programs; benefits of providing federal student aid programs to students; institutional eligibility requirements; student eligibility factors; amounts of money a student can receive; specific federal student aid programs; how students get the funds; available training for institutional participants; and sources of additional information. (DB)
Descriptors: College Administration, Colleges, Eligibility, Federal Aid, Federal Programs, Financial Support, Government School Relationship, Higher Education, Student Financial Aid
Telephone: 1-800-433-3243, World Wide Web: http://www.ed.gov/offices/OPE/Professionals
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Department of Education, Washington, DC.