2023 FASFAA Annual Conference Agenda

(subject to change)

Monday, May 22, 2023


 Time  Description  Location
12:00p-1:00p Director's Summit Registration-Open  
1:00p-5:00p  Financial Aid Director's Summit Day 1 (Registration Required)  

Vendors/Executive Board and Conference Committee Reception

(Hospitality Suite)

6:30p-8:00p  Dinner on your own   
8:00p-10:00p  Hospitality Suite for Financial Aid Director's Summit Attendees  


Tuesday, May 23,2023


Time Description Location
8:00a Registration Open- Pre & Conference (closed during lunch)  
8:00a Vendor Set-Up Starts  

Financial Aid Director's Summit Day 2- Breakfast provided

(registration required)




Pre-Conference Session #1 (NASFAA Credential)-Satisfactory Academic Progress

Pre-Conference Session #2 (NASFAA Credential)- Consumer Information




LEAP Session- Daniel Barkowitz Leadership and LEAP Graduation

(Open to Leap program participants only)

12:00p Exhibit Area Opens  


(attendance limited to Pre-Conference and Director's Summit attendees)


NASFAA Pre-Conference Presentation by Brad Barnett

"How one school estimated the impact of the new FAFSA and how you can too"

(attendance limited to Pre-Conference and Director's Summit attendees)

2:30p-5:00p Opening Session and Keynote Presentation  

Executive Board Members/Business Partners/New Member Reception

(In Hospitality Suite)

6:00-7:00p Welcome Reception  
7:00-8:30p Dinner on your own   
8:30p-11:00p Hospitality Suite Open   


Wednesday, May 24,2023

Region Color Day! Wear your region colors!

I-Blue, II-Yellow, III-Green, IV-Red, V-Purple

Time Description Location
7:30a Registration Open (closed during lunch)  

General Session 1-NASFAA-Brad Barnett: Avenger Identity

Building your personal mission statement

9:30a-10:00a Break  

Birds of a Feather

  • Clock Hour/Technical Schools
  • Grad/Professional Schools
  • Financial Aid Administrators
  • Customer Service in the Financial Aid Office
  • Financial Aid Processing/IT


11:00a-11:30a Transition Break  

Opening Luncheon

FASFAA Business Meeting/Elections/Awards

1:00p-1:15p Transition Break  
1:00-5:00p Exhibit Area Open  
1:15p-2:15p Concurrent Session 1- TBA  
2:15p-2:30p Break  
2:30p-3:30p Concurrent Session 2- TBA  
3:30p-3:45p Break  
3:45p-4:45p Concurrent Session 3- TBA  
5:00p-7:30p Dinner on your own  
7:30p-11:00p Hospitality Suite Open  


Thursday, May 25,2023

School Spirit Day! Wear clothing that represents your school/company.

Time Description Location
7:30a Registration Open (closed during lunch)  

General Session 2-NASFAA-Brad Barnett

NASFAA Update and Brad Barnett's Personal Story

10:00a-10:30a Break  
10:30a-11:30a Concurrent Session 4-TBA  
11:30a-11:45a Break  
11:45a-1:15p Vendor Lunch & Learn (boxed lunch provided)   
1:15p-1:30p Break  
1:30p-2:30p Concurrent Session 5-TBA  
2:30p-2:45p Break  
2:45p-3:45p Concurrent Session 6-TBA  
3:45p-4:00p Break  
4:00p-5:00p Concurrent Session 7-TBA  
5:00p Dinner on your own  
7:00p-10:00p FASFAA Party- Join together to celebrate the end of a great conference!  
10:15p-12:00a Hospitality Suite Open  


Friday, May 26,2023


Time Description Location
8:00a-9:00a Breakfast  
9:15a-10:15a General Session 3-Office of Inspector General Update and FASFAA Business Meeting  
10:15a-11:30a General Session 4- Student Aid Index Calculation  
11:30a-12:00a Closing