Archive for the Shamrocks Unlimited Updates Category

The Client Portal is Ready!!!

Team Shamrocks is excited to announce that our new client portal, “Federal Connect 5,” or FC5 is live!!!  We have been working on this for awhile and know that our clients are going love the ability to access real time information as it pertains to their respective […]

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Final Regulations for State Authorization

Posted Date: December 19, 2016 Author: Gail McLarnon, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Planning, Policy, and Innovation Subject: Final Regulations for State Authorization Today, December 19, 2016, the Department published in the Federal Register final regulations (PDF copy attached) to improve oversight and protect students at degree […]

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Availability of Updated NSLDS Enrollment Reporting Guide (November 2016)

Posted Date: November 22, 2016 Author: Pamela Eliadis, Service Director, System Operations & Aid Delivery Management, Federal Student Aid Subject: Availability of Updated NSLDS Enrollment Reporting Guide (November 2016) We are pleased to announce the availability of the updated National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) Enrollment Reporting […]

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FISAP Edit Corrections Due December 15, 2016

Posted Date: November 1, 2016 Author: Sue O’Flaherty, Service Director, Program Management, Federal Student Aid Subject: FISAP Edit Corrections Due December 15, 2016 As published in the Federal Register Notice on January 21, 2016 (81 FR 3398), Subject: Campus-Based Programs 2016-2017 Deadline Dates, any changes, corrections or […]

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Active Confirmation of TG Numbers (SAIG Mailboxes) and Electronic Services User Accounts Required by December 9, 2016 to Maintain Access to Federal Student Aid Systems

Posted Date: October 24, 2016 Author: Pamela Eliadis, Service Director, System Operations & Aid Delivery Management, Federal Student Aid Subject: Active Confirmation of TG Numbers (SAIG Mailboxes) and Electronic Services User Accounts Required by December 9, 2016 to Maintain Access to Federal Student Aid Systems In our […]

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Information Regarding Institutional Responsibilities to Resolve 2017-2018 Comment Code 399 Conflicting Information Issues

Posted Date: October 21, 2016 Author: Jeff Baker, Director, Policy Liaison and Implementation, Federal Student Aid Subject: Information Regarding Institutional Responsibilities to Resolve 2017-2018 Comment Code 399 Conflicting Information Issues In Dear Colleague Letter GEN-16-14, published on August 3, 2016, we provided guidance on the identification and […]

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Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #95 – Debt-to-Earnings Rate Alternate Earnings Appeals

Posted Date: October 26, 2016 Author: Jeff Baker, Director, Policy Liaison and Implementation, Federal Student Aid Subject: Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #95 – Debt-to-Earnings Rate Alternate Earnings Appeals As part of the Gainful Employment (GE) regulations, an institution may submit an alternate earnings appeal if it has […]

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Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #94 – Draft GE Debt-to-Earnings (D/E) Rates Challenge Period: October 24 to December 7, 2016

Posted Date: October 21, 2016 Author: Pamela Eliadis, Service Director, System Operations & Aid Delivery Management, Federal Student Aid Subject: Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #94 – Draft GE Debt-to-Earnings (D/E) Rates Challenge Period: October 24 to December 7, 2016 The purpose of this Electronic Announcement is to […]

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Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #93 – Draft GE Debt-to-Earnings (D/E) Rates and Viewer Tool Now Available

Posted Date: October 20, 2016 Author: Pamela Eliadis, Service Director, System Operations & Aid Delivery Management, Federal Student Aid Subject: Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #93 – Draft GE Debt-to-Earnings (D/E) Rates and Viewer Tool Now Available During the night of October 19, 2016, the National Student Loan […]

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Acceptable Documentation Update for 2016-2017 Award Year Verification

Posted Date: October 18, 2016 Author: Jeff Baker, Director, Policy Liaison and Implementation, Federal Student Aid Subject: Acceptable Documentation Update for 2016-2017 Award Year Verification This Electronic Announcement provides an update on acceptable documentation for individuals selected for verification who filed a 2015 tax return with the […]

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