Too often, complicated financial aid processes create barriers to student success. Read about the improvements students want to see in this new infographic >
Constantly being asked to do more with less? Trying to drive performance—including enrollment yield, student engagement, and FinAid completion rates? Our latest on-demand WebClinic is tailor-made for you! See how our platform helps Enrollment and Financial Aid offices work together along the student journey.
A “sell-out” crowd attended our January WebClinic, How to Clear C Code 399 Flags and STILL Have a Life. Jennifer Buckles, Director of Financial Aid at The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga demonstrated how her team is benefitting from 399 Workbench, a feature of StudentForms.
Improved efficiency and increased student financial literacy are the new normal at Neumann University, thanks to their easy, mobile, personalized AwardLetter. Hear from Neumann’s Director of Financial Aid Andrea Van Horn Del Vacchio on how CampusLogic was key to her success.
Increased potential for conflicting information to appear due to early FAFSA and prior-prior year has given rise to C Code 399. With it come implications for students and extra administrative burden for FA offices. That’s why we built 399 Workbench, a new feature in our StudentForms product.
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Learn about the 4 Agile values, tools and tips to optimize your FinAid office, and how you can improve the student experience. WGU's Associate Director of Financial Aid & Financial Services Agile Product Owner, Janie Leddy-Jones, discusses Agile principles and the school's responsible borrowing initiative.
Pull up multiple ISIRs for a student side-by-side, perform an audit, and automatically see a comparison screen with comprehensive results outlining discrepant and conflicting info. Quick, easy, and accurate.
Take steps to help State Representatives better understand what role they can play in the early FAFSA and PPY process—and why their involvement is crucial. This Open Letter State Advocacy Template, created in partnership with Mark Kantrowitz, can help.
Financial Aid professionals can (and should) use PPY and early FAFSA changes as an opportunity to reach out to area high schools. Helping college counselors better understand the changes on the horizon can smooth the way for incoming students.
It’s easy to mentally combine PPY and Early FAFSA into one bucket. Not only are they separate, but the positives and negatives of each are vastly different. How does one manage them simultaneously?
Watch this on-demand webinar to learn how other schools are implementing PPY. Our webinar guests will be Patti Kohler, Director of Financial Aid at Utah State University, and Greg Ryan, Director of Financial Aid at Fullerton College. We'll discuss FinAid tools to manage change and risk, student awareness best practices, and examples of PPY implementation tactics.
There may be a massive gap between what you think your students understand about base year information and what they actually comprehend. Let’s make it easier for them.
Watch this on-demand webinar to learn how to gain insights into your school's financial aid data with a user-friendly data analytics platform. Visualize your data to help you identify areas of opportunity. Enable your financial aid office to use actionable data to back up key decisions concerning aid and enrollment.
Students and their families are going to need your help wading through FAFSA and PPY information and separating fact from fiction. Tools and tips to define your effective frequency and get your message out in front of students await on this week’s PPY blog.