We share industry news and stories on Twitter throughout the week at @HEAG_INC. Here is a recap of our most recent tweets, focusing on topics of Title IV financial aid and higher education.
9/26/16 – New study shows an increase in the amount of students receiving
#Pellgrants over the last decade… #financialaid
9/28/16 – The
#CFPB is playing a critical role in the #financialaid world for consumers.
9/29/16 – Prior-Prior Year and Early FAFSA for 2017-18 — Your All-In-One Guide
9/30/16 – Friday financial aid funnies, brought to you by Michelle Obama.
9/30/16 – On Sept 28,
#Congress reached a deal to fund the federal budget through Dec 9. This delays 17-18 #awardyear levels.
#Student graduation and success rates are still an issue for many students, some blame the #financialaid process
10/5/16 -It’s great to hear about early
#FAFSA completions in the high school senior classroom. #PPY #financialaid #highered
10/6/16 – Hundreds of colleges, many for-profits, seek a new accreditor
10/7/16 – ICYMI: Student loan default rates were released for FY13 last week, dropping to 11.3%.
10/12/16 -Worried about saving too much money where it will impact
#financialaid? Don’t be.
10/13/16 – HEAG Heads To NYSFAAA
10/14/16 -ICYMI: Borrower Defense to Repayment regulations are due out by November 1st
#studentloans #studentdebt #DeptofEd
10/17/16 – The 2017-18 MAXIMUM
#Pellgrant award has been announced, find out how much it is.
10/19/16 – Take a look in your SAIG mailbox this week if you are anticipating Gainful Employment data.
10/21/16 – New statistics are out on loan
#debt levels and they have increased 4% since last year.
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