ERIC Number: ED463006
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Rogue Community College Financial Aid/Veteran's Department Unit Self Study.
Rogue Community Coll., Grants Pass, OR.
This document is a self-study report conducted by the Financial Aid/Veteran's Department of the Student Services Division of Rogue Community College (RCC) (Oregon). It is divided into five sections: unit description, mission and goals, analysis and appraisal, recommendations and actions taken, and contacts. Highlights include: (1) RCC has experienced a 24% increase in students since the early 1990s, and a 38% increase in Pell Grant recipients from 1997-1998 to 1999-2000; (2) for 1999-2000, total federal/state dollars awarded was $6,583,405--$3,126,929 for Pell Grants, $2,687,601 for Stafford Loans, $497,056 for Oregon Need Grants, $167,819 for Federal Work Study, and $104,000 for the Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Program; (3) the Financial Aid Office's goals focus on assisting the Student Employment Office to establish equitable student employment opportunities in Jackson County, helping to recruit pre-entry populations and retain current students, improving services available to veteran students, and optimizing the use of available technology; (4) RCC's cohort loan-default rate in 1997-1998 was 10%, down from 38% a decade prior; and (5) according to a student satisfaction survey, 41% of respondents found the Financial Aid staff helpful, and 37% found them knowledgeable. This report contains seven charts. (EMH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Rogue Community Coll., Grants Pass, OR.