Archive for the Training Category

Changes to 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 Verification Requirements

Publication Date: April 24, 2017 DCL ID: GEN-17-04 Subject: Changes to 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 Verification Requirements Summary: This letter provides information about changes we are making to certain aspects of the FAFSA® verification requirements as a result of the recent suspension of the IRS Data Retrieval Tool. […]

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Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #86 – Upcoming October 1, 2016 GE Reporting Deadline for the 2015-2016 Award Year

Posted Date: August 4, 2016 Author: Pamela Eliadis, Service Director, System Operations & Aid Delivery Management, Federal Student Aid Subject: Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #86 – Upcoming October 1, 2016 GE Reporting Deadline for the 2015-2016 Award Year Under the gainful employment (GE) final regulations the deadline […]

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COD Processing Update published by the Department on 7/8/2016

Dear Clients & Colleagues – Here is the link to the COD Processing Update published by the Department on 7/8/2016. There are 7 items addressed in the attached 4-page Update. Only 2 of them are significant for current funding schedules from Tuesday, July 19th to Tuesday, July […]

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Recent additions to the “Information for Financial Aid Professionals” (IFAP) website

Dear Client: Federal Student Aid (FSA) is pleased to provide you with recent additions to the “Information for Financial Aid Professionals” (IFAP) website http://www.ifap.ed.gov.   New additions for the week of July 10 – July 16, 2016:   EFC FORMULA GUIDE  – July 14, 2016 Subject:   2017-2018 […]

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Gainful Employment (GE): Submitting GE Completers List Corrections

To access the PowerPoint from the June 14th webinar on GE, click this hyperlink = Submitting GE Completers List Corrections Webinar.v0.6.  Below are some notes and hot topics from the call: On the NSLDS website select “GE” tab To update students, retrieve students on the “GE Completer List” option […]

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A New Client Web-Based Portal is on its way!!!

Shamrocks is in the development stages of a new client web-portal that will give clients access to reports needed to be in the now for their schools.  More to come on this, but this will help us keep our promise to our clients around, “Service is our most important product.”  […]

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SFA Audit Seminars – TJS Deemer Dana Certified Public Accountants

Shamrocks attended the SFA Audit Seminar series put on by TJS Deemer Dana a Certified Public Accountant firm.  The seminar was in Anaheim, Ca May 25th-27th.  Shamrocks attended the seminar to ensure we are up to date on what’s going on out there in the industry so we can be […]

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The Handbook

Comprehensive annual guide to regulatory and administrative requirements for the Title IV federal student aid programs: Current Handbook Archives

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Training for New Financial Aid Professionals

Knowledge is power!!!  To get the latest training on what to do and how, follow the links below: Welcome to Training for Financial Aid Professionals! Consumer Information Disclosures Training – Topics Catalog Gainful Employment (GE) Federal Student Aid Training Log In  2015 FSA Training Conference – videos […]

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Current Laws and Regulations

Here are the most current Laws and Regulations: Code of Federal Regulations – 34 CFR Part 600 to Part 679 Code of Federal Regulations – 34 CFR Part 680 to Part 699 Federal Registers US Code (GPO Compilation)

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