FAA Resources

FASFAA is providing this list of resources to assist financial aid administrators in their processing of student aid.

Explore policy and guidance in the Knowledge Center, access helpful tools, find training announcements, or link to other Federal Student Aid websites to manage Title IV program eligibility and complete aid administration tasks.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Student Aid Reference Desk
Provides direct links to important financial aid regulations, legislation, research, and other key sources.

Federal financial aid application for postsecondary students.

An office of the Florida Department of Education, OSFA serves as a guarantor for the Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP) and the administrator of Florida's scholarship and grant programs. The OSFA mission is to facilitate higher education access and services by providing exemplary customer attention, comprehensive financial aid information, and convenient and efficient products.

Central database for student aid. It receives data from schools, agencies that guaranty loans, the Direct Loan program, the Pell Grant program, and other U.S. Department of Education programs. NSLDS provides a centralized, integrated view of Title IV loans and Pell Grants that are tracked through their entire cycle: from aid approval through closure.

System for processing, storing, and reconciling, Federal Pell Grant (Pell Grant), Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant, Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) financial aid data.

Tool that financial aid administrators use to enter application data, view student information, and make corrections to students' processed information.

Submit third step verification requests to obtain the immigration status for determining student eligibility for Title IV.

Official journal of the federal government of the United States that contains government agency rules, proposed rules, and public notices.

Federal agency dedicated to establishing policies on federal financial aid for education, and distributing as well as monitoring those funds; collecting data on America's school and disseminating research; focusing national attention on key educational issues; and prohibiting discrimination and ensuring equal access to education.

OPE works to strengthen the capacity of colleges and universities to promote reform, innovation and improvement in postsecondary education, promote and expand access to postsecondary education and increase college completion rates for America's students, and broaden global competencies that drive the economic success and competitiveness of our Nation.

Regulates the offering and provision of consumer financial products or services under the federal consumer financial laws and educates and empowers consumers to make better informed financial decisions.

Professional Associations

Provides professional development and services for financial aid administrators; advocates for public policies that increase student access and success; serves as a forum on student financial aid issues; and it is committed to diversity throughout all activities.

NASFAA Today's News

Southern Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (SASFAA)

Regional association providing support to the states Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia.