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Professional Judgment Overview

Common Manual Update

Who's Who at OGSLP

Scholarship Opportunities

People News

Rose Ann Arnold, Assistant Director of Financial Aid at Southeastern Oklahoma State University, will retire on July 1, 2010 after 32 years of service. Congratulations, Rose Ann!

Event Calendar

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2009-10 State System Academic Calendar

2010-11 State System Academic Calendar

Nelnet's Webinar Wednesday

June 17
OGSLP Annual Conference
Oklahoma City

June 30
NCHELP Webinar: School Compliance with Consumer Credit Laws and Regulations

July 5
Independence Day Holiday
OGSLP Closed

July 12
OSRHE Grants & Scholarships Workshop
e-mail LaTreece Langston to register

July 18
NASFAA Conference
Denver, CO

July 30
Record Submission Due Date for DL Year Closeout

(Not Only) Fun & Games at Our Annual Conference
2010 OGSLP Conference logo: Blueprints - Designing the Future

One hundred financial aid professionals were surveyed and the top 6 answers are on the board. The question was, “Name the food financial aid staff would use to describe how they feel after a stressful day in the office."

>> Survey says...

Make the Most of Freshman Orientation

Group of freshmen in the stadium

Financial concerns are among the chief worries of incoming freshmen, topping both educational burnout and academic failure as key reasons students drop out. Let OKMM help you help students beat this disturbing trend.

>> Read more about how OKMM can help you
maximize freshman orientation

Oklahoma CDR Holds Steady

On May 2, for the second time ever, the Department of Education issued preliminary cohort default rate numbers.

>> Read about Oklahoma's CDR

New Loan Counseling Resources

Schools making the switch to the Direct Loan program have probably experienced an information overload in recent months. We know how difficult it is for financial aid personnel to sift through the details and give students the important information they need.

>> Check out our new loan counseling tools

Swiss Army Knife

Making Work "Work": Resources for Busy Professionals

Spin Failure onto a Constructive Path

>> Read about rethinking failure