September 9, 2010
New Financial Literacy Tool: OKMM's One-Stop-Shop
Looking for a budgeting tool for college freshmen? Trying to find a good mortgage calculator? On the hunt for money-related activities you can do with your children or grandchildren?
Free Tools for Campus Recruiting
As a campus professional, you know the importance of helping high school students become familiar with the atmosphere at your institution. If you're looking for ways to strengthen your existing efforts, UCanGo2 can help!
Cohort Default Rates Release
The FY 2008 Official Cohort Default Rates will be released on Sept. 13 by the Department of Education.
DL School Guide Released
The Department of Education’s (ED) Direct Loans School Guide is updated to reflect regulatory requirements and electronic processes in place for the 2008–2009 award year. The guide covers a variety of topics, including borrower eligibility, MPNs and eMPNs, and DL awards and payments. You can get the DL School Guide from ED’s website or from our DL Transition page, along with many more useful DL resources.
New NSLDS Tools and Enhancements
ED announced report enhancements to the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS).
OGSLP Remains in the Industry Mix
It’s no secret that big changes are happening in our industry. To stay at the forefront, OGSLP staff are engaged with a number of organizations and industry boards.
WebWatch: Online Calculators
How much will my monthly student loan payment be? How much can I afford to borrow?
Making Work "Work": Resources for Busy Professionals
Exercise Your Brain for Inspiration