ED’s Electronic Announcements (EAs) on IFAP: PROCESSING FOR 2013-2014
EA – Posted July 22, 2013 – (Application Processing). 2013-2014 ISIR Guide (July 2013 Update)
An update to the 2013-2014 ISIR Guide was released with this announcement. This particular update provides minor revisions to information in Appendices C and D. The Guide is an extremely useful tool for financial aid administrators. It provides all the details needed to interpret data contained on the ISIR, to include student application data, results of the NSLDS data match, reject codes and reasons, etc. If you have a question about the ISIR, you will get the answer in the ISIR Guide.
EA – Posted July 22, 2013 – (Application Processing). 2013-2014 SAR Comment Codes and Text Guide (July 2013 Update)
In this update to the 2013-2014 SAR Comment Codes and Text Guide a correction to a deadline date was provided, and the addition of two new comment codes with defaulted loan contact information were provided. This Guide is another extremely useful tool of which schools should be cognizant. It includes a description of changes made to the SAR comments for 2013-2014 and gives the complete text for all 2013-2014 comments. This resource may also be used as a companion to the 2013-2014 EDE Technical Reference.
EA – Posted August 1, 2013 – (Application Processing). 2013-2014 Federal School Code List of Participating Schools (August 2013)
The updated 2013-2014 Federal School Code List of Participating Schools is provided for schools to be able to review the information contained for their own school, as well as to use it as a tool in working with students and other schools in transfer situations, Pell Grant LEU scenarios, etc. Schools should ensure that their institution’s data is kept current in the listing. Any changes needing to be made to your institution’s information may be completed via the E-App.