ERIC Number: ED439636
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Direct Loans School Guide. A Better Way To Borrow: The William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program.
Department of Education, Washington, DC.
This publication provides guidance to schools that participate in the Federal Direct Student Loan Program. It provides details on how the Direct Loan Program operates and on Direct Loan policies and procedures. The 12 chapters include: (1) "Overview of the Direct Loan Program"; (2) "Basic Components of Direct Loans"; (3) "Direct Loan Program Participant Responsibilities"; (4) "Participating in the Direct Loan Program"; (5) "Establishing Borrower Eligibility for Direct Loans"; (6) "Direct Loan Origination, Disclosure Statements, and Master Promissory Notes"; (7) "Drawing Down and Disbursing Direct Loan Funds"; (8) "Change Records and Loan Adjustments"; (9) "Reconciling Direct Loans"; (10) "Cash Management Issues for Direct Loan Schools"; (11) "Student Status Confirmation Report (SSCR)"; and (12) "Servicing Direct Loans." Appended are a directory for the Direct Loan Program; a glossary; the Code of Federal Regulations, Part 685; the Direct Loan Quality Assurance Planning Guide; and Title IV electronic processes. (SM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Federal Direct Student Loan Program