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FSA Releases EDExpress Online Learning Modules

Draft 2009-10 FAFSA Released for Comment

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Congratulations to Rosalind Martin, the Financial Aid Director at Metro Technology Center, who received this year's Metro Quest for Excellence Award! This is the highest award given to a Metro Tech employee. Rosalind was honored with this award due to her efforts to decrease the default rate, combine two campuses into a single district, triple the number of students served and quadruple the amount of federal funds disbursed.

Events Calendar

Contact OGSLP if there's an event you’d like us to highlight.

Reminder: OASFAA won't hold a fall conference this year. The next OASFAA Conference is scheduled for spring 2009.

September 4
OGSLP's Simple Tuition Platform Demonstration Webinar for Schools

September 11
OGSLP's Simple Tuition Platform Demonstration Webinar for Schools

September 12
MYF Guide to Services Webinar

September 20
OK-LSAMP Annual Research Symposium
Stillwater, Oklahoma

September 25 - 26
NCHELP Legislative Conference
Washington, D.C.

October 2 - 3
MYF Fall Quarterly Meeting
Indianapolis, Ind.

October 28-31
FSA Conference
Dallas, Texas

December 2-5
FSA Conference
Las Vegas, Nev.

December 10-12
SWASFAA Conference
Little Rock, Ark.

September 3, 2008

Reminder: OGSLP Hosting SimpleTuition Demonstration Webinars for Schools

OGSLP's partnership with SimpleTuition provides schools with new lender list tools to simplify the lender selection process for Oklahoma families. The first demonstration Webinar for schools will be held tomorrow, September 4 at 2 p.m., and the next school Webinar will be held Thursday, September 11.

>> Read more and register for upcoming demonstration Webinars

Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA) Resources Added to Legislation Page

OGSLP staff continue to work with industry groups to analyze HEOA provisions. Additional guidance will be provided as soon as possible. In anticipation of these industry documents, we’ve added HEOA information and resources to our Web site.

>> Read more about available HEOA resources

New OGSLP Publications

OGSLP Unveils New and Updated Publications

We've developed several new publications and updated existing publications to reflect legislative changes and continue supporting your outreach and education efforts.

>> Read more about our new and
revised publications

ED and Common Industry Forms Updated to Reflect Legislative Changes

Many commonly used forms have been revised to reflect new legislation or changes in higher education policy.

>> Read more about the updated forms

OGSLP Participates in Counselor and College Fairs

2008 College Fairs

Each year, we take part in college fairs throughout Oklahoma to provide valuable information to high school students about preparing for college, state and federal student aid, and money management.

>> Read more about OGSLP's participation in college fairs

Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA) Changes to PLUS Loans

HEOA makes several changes that affect PLUS loans. The changes are effective for PLUS loans first disbursed on or after July 1, 2008.

>> Read more about HEOA's impact on PLUS loans

Making Work "Work": Resources for Busy Professionals

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De-Stress Yourself!

>> Read tips for reducing your daily stress