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FAS Seminar 2021 Edition (Get the Video)

FAS Seminar 2021 Edition (Get the Video)

This year's FAS Annual Seminar, The Lowdown Hoedown, at the Gaylord Opryland Resort in Nashville, TN, took the cake for one of the most memorable! It could have been because we hadn't seen each other in over a year and just needed to get out. It also could've been because…

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Registration Opens! – FSA Virtual Conference

Registration Opens! – FSA Virtual Conference

The 2021 Virtual FSA Training Conference is officially open for registrants! Every year the Department of Education holds this conference for Financial Aid Professionals. This conference is a great opportunity to see what other Financial Aid professionals like you are asking in the industry. Watch the Secretary of Education, Dr.…

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FAS Announces 2021 Fall Seminar

2020 was a crazy year with an unprecedented pandemic that rendered travel questionable, and lock downs were unavoidable. The pandemic first forced us to reschedule our annual FAS seminar, then we had to cancel our physical meeting all together.  We did have a mini virtual seminar, but that wasn’t the…

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FAS Moves its May 2020 Spring Seminar to March 18-19, 2021 due to COVID-19

FAS Moves its May 2020 Spring Seminar to March 18-19, 2021 due to COVID-19

FAS has made the decision out of an abundance of caution to move up our annual seminar from May 7-8, 2020 to March 18-19, 2021 at the Gaylord Resort in Nashville, TN.  This will allow all attendees who registered/or were planning to register to 'actually attend' without fear of the…

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CDR Alert! Deadline to Notify Department of Intent to Appeal for Cohort Default Rate (CDR) 10/20/2021.

11/3/2021: FY 2018 Official Cohort Default Rates Appeal

2021 Virtual FSA Training Conference for Financial Aid Professionals

Covid-19 Updates

Visit our Covid-19 page for specific Covid regulatory updates.

Dates to Remember

November 3
FY 2018 Official Cohort Default Rates Appeal deadline
November 11, 25, 26
FAS Offices are Closed
December 15
2022-23 FISap Edit Corrections are due
December 24, 31
FAS Offices are Closed