In this four-part series, Central State University Director of Financial Aid Sonia Slomba shares thoughts on life at CSU, an HBCU’s unique challenges, and the ABCs of student finance.
Would you like to know if your students and parents are using the DRT—and what they do with that information, especially for PPY? There’s an Instant Insight for that, as Product Manager Michael Macias explains.
Instead of eliminating financial aid programs and harming the neediest aid recipients, CampusLogic VP Amy Glynn suggests focusing on accountability and cost. Read her insights from the recent HELP hearing.
Technology is supposed to make everything easier. But change can be daunting. Here are tips to help your office embrace new innovations in scholarship management.
In an ideal world, you’d have unlimited scholarships to help every student on campus. But in the real world, those awards are extremely limited. Here are tips on how to award those precious dollars fairly.
Donors whose gifts are in the form of scholarships are #awesome. What are you doing to let them know that? Make sure you have a strong and fair awards process—and show them the impact on students’ lives.
There are so many scholarship opportunities out there. So, why don't students apply? Understanding their mindset and motivation can help you make the process more engaging.
Scholarships can influence decisions about which college a student chooses to attend. Even small awards can sway decisions. Are you providing the kind of information students need to consider your school?
Product manager Michael Macias once led a team of financial aid counselors. Now, he’s taking a deep dive into the analytics behind student financial services. Read on for his insights on file-review cycle times.