ERIC Number: ED475535
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Federal Student Aid Handbook, 2002-2003. Volume 2: Institutional Eligibility and Participation.
Office of Federal Student Aid (ED), Washington, DC.
The purpose of this volume is to describe how schools become eligible to participate in the Federal Student Aid (FSA) programs and to explain the administrative and fiscal requirements of FSA program participation. In addition, the publication discusses other issues relevant to the general administration of the FSA programs. Major changes from the preceding year are summarized by chapter. The majority of the changes are related to the return of Title IV funds by an institution. The chapters are: (1) "Institutional and Program Eligibility"; (2) "General Participation Requirements"; (3) "Administrative Capability"; (4) "Financial Responsibility"; (5) "Cash Management"; (6) "Return of Title IV Funds"; (7) "Consumer Information"; (8) "Recordkeeping and Disclosure"; (9) "Written Agreements between Schools"; (10) "Applying for and Maintaining Participation in the FSA Programs"; (11) "Program Integrity"; and (12) "Distance Education." (SLD)
Descriptors: Colleges, Eligibility, Federal Aid, Financial Aid Applicants, Grants, Higher Education, Institutional Characteristics, Need Analysis (Student Financial Aid), Participation, 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 2, see ED 454 764. For the 9 volumes of the Student Financial Aid Handbook for 2002-2003, see HE 035 775-782.