PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOP AGENDA 

TUESDAY, JUNE 1, 2021

The workshop is free with conference registration.

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9:00 am- 9:30 am FASFAA Pre-Conference Workshop Morning Social

Virtual morning start with your FASFAA Colleagues

9:30 am - 10:10 am

Welcome | Dameion Lovett, FASFAA President & Nadine Bailey, FASFAA VP of Training

Why Financial Aid? | Nadine Bailey, FASFAA VP of Training

Leadership Education for Association Professionals (LEAP) Presentation | Jacob Dirghalli, Marie Guerra Rosado, Trellis Williams, University of Florida and Angelica Parrales, Valencia College

10:15 am - 11:00 am

Best Practices & Customer Service in Financial Aid

Presenter: Nichole Crowley  | Keiser University

11:00 am - 11:15 am

Break

11:15 am - 12:00 pm

Concurrent Sessions

 

How to Find Answers to Regulatory Questions

Presenter: Dana Kelly | NASFAA

This session will discuss the resources available to financial aid administrators, identify common starting points when researching information, and provide some hints on the best way to navigate some of the more commonly used resources in the administration of Title IV aid.  Join NASFAA’s Dana Kelly for some insight and best practices to ensure compliance within student financial aid processing.

 

Federal Pell and Direct Loans

Presenter: Michelle Barcelo-Lopez | Ultimate Medical Academy

This session will explore the particulars of the Federal Pell Grant, Iraq & Afghanistan Service Grant (IASG), Children of Fallen Heroes (CFH), and Federal Direct Loans. We will undertake the study of the various Pell formulas and how they apply to different program types and student enrollment in determining the eligibility of funds. Investigate the difference between the Iraq & Afghanistan Service Grant (IASG) and the Children of Fallen Heroes (CFH), how children of soldiers may qualify, the awarding process, and reporting. Additionally, we will explore the rules that govern Direct Subsidized and Direct Unsubsidized loan types, student eligibility, and the application of loan limits and progression based on enrollment and grade level.

12:00 pm - 12:15 pm Closing

 


 
THANK YOU TO ALL THE VOLUNTEER PRESENTERS AND MODERATORS FOR CONTRIBUTING
TO THE SUCCESS OF FASFAA's TRAINING EVENTS!