Industry News

ED Confirming Immigration Status for Aid Applicants

2009-10 FSA Handbook with Active Index Now Available

Tie a Yellow Ribbon

¿Hablas Español? Spanish Version of Form Revised

Common Manual Update

Who's Who at OGSLP

Scholarship Opportunities

People News

Calleb Mosburg was named the Director of Financial Aid at Northwestern Oklahoma State University. Before accepting the position, he was a recruiter at NWOSU for two years. Congratulations, Calleb!

Event Calendar

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2009-10 State System Academic Calendar

April 14-16
OASFAA Conference
Moore-Norman Technology Center in
South Oklahoma City

May 31
Memorial Day
OGSLP Closed

June 17
OGSLP Annual Conference
Moore-Norman Technology Center in
South Oklahoma City

Save the Date: OGSLP's Annual Conference
2010 OGSLP Conference logo: Blueprints - Designing the Future

Our annual conference is right around the corner. Mark your calendar now for June 17, 2010 so you won’t miss a minute!

>> Read more about our 2010 conference

Celebrate Financial Literacy Month with OKMM

Did you know that April is Financial Literacy Month? Consider holding a money management workshop during the 6th annual Jump$tart Your Money Week, April 26 – 30.

>> Read more about financial literacy activities planned for April

Reconciliation Bill Signed by President Obama

As shared in our Legislative Update last week, H.R. 4872, the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010, was signed March 30 by President Obama. The measure includes the elimination of new lending under the FFEL Program, increases Pell Grants and expands the Income Based Repayment Program, among other provisions.

>> Read more about the new legislation

Spring OASFAA Conference: It's a Circus!

Chimpanzee wearing a circus hat

As always, OASFAA has a tent full of talent lined up to share information about important topics you won’t want to miss. Join us to hear all the new scoop, learn how OGSLP’s student services can be a safety net for your campus, and spend time with your financial aid colleagues!

>> Read more about the 2010 OASFAA Conference

Servicing FAQs for Federally-Owned Loans

ED recently announced an updated overview of how they’re servicing federally-owned loans.

>> Read more about the servicing of federally-owned loans

ED Issues Reconciliation Bill DCL

On April 2, 2010, ED published a Dear Colleague Letter that contains a high-level description of two financial aid-related issues contained in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 (HCERA).

>> Read more about the DCL

ED Announces Revised Borrower Applications

On March 24, 2010, ED provided revised versions of five discharge applications for borrowers in the FFEL, DL and Perkins programs.

>> Read more about the updated applications

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Making Work "Work": Resources for Busy Professionals

Are You a Manager or a Leader?

>> Read more about how to become a leader