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- Oct 22, 2014

A new login process will be implemented in Spring 2015 for our student and borrower-based websites, including FAFSA on the Web, NSLDS® Student Access, StudentLoans.gov, StudentAid.gov, and the TEACH Grant website.

To view the full article, visit http://www.ifap.ed.gov/eannouncements/100114NewFSAIDtoReplacetheFederalStudentAidPIN.html.



- Oct 03, 2014

How do we as a country provide supports on college campuses for veterans and ensure they have access to high-quality education at an affordable price? This question helped focus a Student Voices Session that recently took place with Secretary Duncan in Washington, D.C. The goal of the conversation was to understand the issues student veterans face, identify institutions of higher education that are providing comprehensive supports, and take action at the local, state, and federal levels.

To view the full article, visit http://www.ed.gov/blog/2014/09/secretary-duncan-hears-from-veterans-on-challenges-to-college-success/.
 



- Sep 09, 2014

Student Aid Eligibility and Documenting Attendance



- Sep 08, 2014

As a result of President Obama’s executive actions to help make student loans more affordable, the U.S. Department of Education has announced several new steps to help federal student loan borrowers better manage their student debt.

To view the full article, visit ed.gov.



- Sep 05, 2014

...isn't something that can be done on campus. It's an internship.

When employers recently named the most important elements in hiring a recent graduate, college reputation, GPA, and courses finished at the bottom of the list. At the top, according to the Chronicle of Higher Education, were experiences outside of academics: Internships, jobs, volunteering, and extracurriculars.

To view the full article, visit theatlantic.com.



- Jun 23, 2014

College affordability is currently a hot topic at national levels and work has been done that affects repayment options. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan spoke to a group of college students at a Town Hall on June 8. See the video below for excerpts from the conversation.

If you have questions about repayment and impact of these plans on you, you can call our office or your loan servicer.

Highlights from the College Affordability Town Hall - June 8th, 2014 Highlights from the College Affordability Town Hall - June 8th, 2014



- Jun 23, 2014

 A college education is still the best investment students can make in their future. It is also a critical investment that we can make as a nation. But right now, this important rung on the ladder to opportunity is slipping out of reach for many low- and middle-income families in America.

To view the full article, visit http://www.ed.gov/blog/2014/06/college-value-and-completion-righting-the-balance-on-the-side-of-students/.



- Jun 17, 2014

Changes to Direct Loan beginning July 1.



- Jun 16, 2014

Life can throw some unexpected curves at you. And when this happens, you often wind up with unwelcome expenses. In these hectic moments, it might seem impossible to think about your federal student loan payments, but that’s exactly what you should do.

To view the full article, visit ed.gov.



- Jun 09, 2014

President Obama signed a memorandum last week related to ‘income caps’ on student loan repayment amounts. The memorandum is aimed at supporting federal student loan borrowers, including those at risk of defaulting on their loans.

To view the full article, visit whitehouse.gov.


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