Thursday, March 17, 2016

03/08/16 - #FAChat - FinAid Award Letters

March is when many institutions start to review their award letters and package students with financial aid.  Financial Aid professionals joined in on this chat to discuss how you can best practices for financial aid award letters.

Enjoy reading through today's discussion and feel free to contribute your own thoughts with the hashtag FAchat any time.

Next month's #FAchat will be held on Tuesday, April 12, from 12-1 p.m. CST. Topic will be announced closer to the date.





Tuesday, February 9, 2016

2/9/2016 #FAchat - Promoting FAFSA Completion

February is Financial Aid Awareness month and a month in which many schools begin preparing for the next financial aid year. With PPY beginning in less than 8 months, FAA's joined in on this chat to discuss how you can best put together a campaign to get your students to file early before we have to turn around and do it all over again.

Enjoy reading through today's discussion and feel free to contribute your own thoughts with the hashtag FAchat any time.

Next month's #FAchat will be held on Tuesday, March 8th, from 12-1 p.m. CST. Topic will be announced closer to the date.



Wednesday, December 9, 2015

12/8/2015 #FAChat - FSA Training Conference 2015 (#FSATC2015) Debrief

Yesterday was a debrief of the Federal Student Aid Training Conference that was held at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, NV from December 1st - 4th.  Even for those not in attendance there was an active hashtag #FSATC2015 to follow.  So, those for that were at the conference and those watching at home - what were the highlights, new info learned, and next steps for moving forward?

See our discussion from yesterday and feel free to join in on the #FAChat discussion at any time!

The next #FAChat is scheduled for Tuesday, January 12th from 12 - 1 pm CST - Topic TBD.  Topic suggestions always welcome!!