higher education act

The Latest Updates on the Higher Education Act

HEAG California, Community Colleges, Federal Student Aid Programs, Financial Aid Industry News, FL, General Issues in Financial Aid, MA, NY, PA

As of the first week of March 2018, the Senate’s Health, Education & Labor Committee has held eight hearings to help move along the Higher Education Act’s (HEA) reauthorization.  We are still a bit of time away from a potential … Read more »

Twitter recap

Twitter Recap — April 4th – April 8th, 2016

Melissa Maichle ., Consultant Spotlight, Federal Student Aid Programs, Financial Aid Industry News, News About HEAG

We share industry news and stories on Twitter throughout the week at @HEAG_INC. Here is a recap of last week’s tweets, focusing on topics of Title IV financial aid and higher education.


4/4/16 –  From interest rate … Read more »

Battle Wages On Over Higher Education Spending In the FY17 Budget

Melissa Maichle Federal Student Aid Programs, Fiduciary Responsibilities, Financial Aid Industry News

On March 23rd, 2016, the House Budget Committee (HBC) released more detail surrounding spending cuts on some key higher education programs.  There remains a dichotomy between the Republican controlled Congress and the Democratic White House as they both … Read more »