ERIC Number: ED475534
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Federal Student Aid Handbook, 2002-2003. Volume 1: Student Eligibility.
Office of Federal Student Aid (ED), Washington, DC.
This volume of the Federal Student Aid (FSA) Handbook discusses the eligibility requirements for students and parent borrowers and the responsibilities of institutions in checking to be sure that recipients qualify for their aid awards. The guide also describes recent changes to FSA requirements and procedures. The biggest change for this year is the addition of the automated secondary confirmation process in the Immigration and Naturalization Service citizenship match. The chapters are: (1) "School-Based Requirements"; (2) "Citizenship"; (3) "NSLDS Financial Aid History"; (4) "Social Security Administration"; (5) "Selective Service"; (6) "Expected Family Contribution"; (7) "Financial Need and Packaging"; and (8) "Overpayments and Overawards." (SLD)
Descriptors: Educational Finance, Eligibility, Federal Aid, Financial Aid Applicants, Grants, Higher Education, Parents, Paying for College, Student Financial Aid, Student Loan Programs, Work Study Programs
ED Pubs, P.O. Box 1398, Jessup, MD 20794-1398. Tel: 877-433-7827 (Toll Free); Web site: http://www.fsa4schools.ed.gov.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Federal Student Aid (ED), Washington, DC.
Note: Developed by Research & Publications Group. For the 2001-2002 volume 1, see ED 454 763. For the 9 volumes of the Student Financial Aid Handbook for 2002-2003, see HE 035 775-782.