ERIC Number: ED471737
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2003-Jan
Delivery System, 2003-2004.
Office of Federal Student Aid (ED), Washington, DC.
This workshop guide for financial aid administrators provides training in the federal student financial aid delivery system. An introduction enables the participant to share some information about his or her responsibilities and to reflect on the relevance of the training to the job. Session 1, "Application Systems," identifies methods of applying for federal student financial aid and identifies tools and resources to help students apply successfully. Changes for the 2003-2004 academic year are described. Session 2, "Processing Application Data," is a guide to processing, its results, common data problems, and changes to application processing in the 2003-2004 academic year. Session 3, "Correcting Application Data," lists 3 types of changes to application data and reviews methods for submitting changes, as well as system changes for the 2003-2004 academic year. Session 4 focuses on "Disbursement and Reporting." It reviews the Common Origination and Disbursement (COD) process, important COD concepts, and COD changes for the 2003-2004 year. Eight appendixes contain: 2003-2004 Application & Delivery System Changes; ISIR Comment Codes and Text, Match Flags, Reject Codes; Job & Learning Aids; Required School Reporting; 2003-2004 Award Year Calendar of Events for Financial Aid; Glossary; Acronyms List; and Answer Keys. (SLD)
Descriptors: Delivery Systems, Student Financial Aid, Student Financial Aid Officers, Training, Workshops
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Federal Student Aid (ED), Washington, DC.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A