ERIC Number: ED464570
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Global and App Express Updates, 2002-2003. EDExpress Training. Participant Guide.
Office of Student Financial Assistance (ED), Washington, DC.
This manual identifies the major changes for 2002-2003 in EDExpress, the electronic data exchange aspect of the Title IV student financial aid application process. It describes the major changes in the global EDExpress module and the App Express module and discusses locations for other resources describing changes in EDExpress. The Global Module refers to the functions in the EDExpress system that affect all modules or that do not relate to any specific module. Setting up user IDs and passwords is an example of a global function. The App Express module deals with the handling of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) initial applications and corrections. Changes are described for: (1) installation; (2) access passwords; (3) printing; (4) setup; (5) tabs for the modules; (6) handling prior year data; (7) document tracking; (8) user-defined letter creation; (9) queries between or among fields; (10) renewal application; (11) message classes (types of message added); (12) importing data; (13) edits and skip logic (skipping fields); (14) financial aid application information; and (15) the verification worksheet. Several illustrations of new techniques are included. (SLD)
Descriptors: College Applicants, Data Collection, Federal Aid, Higher Education, Information Dissemination, Student Financial Aid
ED Pubs, P.O. Box 1398, Jessup, MD 20794-1398. Tel: 877-433-7827 (Toll Free).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Student Financial Assistance (ED), Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Higher Education Act Title IV