ED announces change in processing Erroneous Data Appeals for incorrect borrower enrollment

September 26, 2014 · TG Policy and Regulatory Affairs · No Comments

In an electronic announcement (E-ANN) dated September 23, 2014, ED announced a change in the circumstances that could result in approval of an Erroneous Data Appeal (EDA).

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ED adjusts calculation of official three-year CDRs

September 26, 2014 · TG Policy and Regulatory Affairs · No Comments

In an electronic announcement (E-ANN) dated September 23, 2014, ED announced that in certain cases regarding split-servicing, it has adjusted how it calculates cohort default rates (CDRs) for any school that otherwise would have been subject to potential loss of eligibility with the release of the official fiscal year (FY) 2011 3-year rates.

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ED releases FY 2011 official 3-year CDRs

September 25, 2014 · TG Policy and Regulatory Affairs · No Comments

On Monday, September 22, 2014, ED transmitted official fiscal year (FY) 2011 3-year cohort default rate (CDR) data to all eligible domestic and foreign schools.

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Focus on managing your default with HigherEDGE®

September 23, 2014 · TG Marketing Communications · No Comments

HigherEDGE® Default Aversion Solutions

Yesterday, the Department of Education released the latest official cohort default rates (CDRs), and institutions across the country are initiating efforts to evaluate their existing default aversion program — and not just because they may be concerned about their numbers. While we're all aware of the potential consequences of high CDRs, there are compelling reasons to pay close attention to student loan default beyond the risk of losing Title IV eligibility, including providing student borrowers with the knowledge and support they need to stay in repayment.

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TG joins policy discussion at 2014 Texas Tribune Festival

September 22, 2014 · TG Marketing Communications · No Comments

TG joins policy discussion at 2014 Texas Tribune Festival

This past Saturday, TG's president and CEO, Sue McMillin, advocated for more effective borrower education as a panel speaker at the 2014 Texas Tribune Festival in Austin, Texas.

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Register today for TG webinar: The Student Experience of Student Loan Counseling: Preliminary Results of an Ongoing Study

September 19, 2014 · TG Customer Training and Event Management · No Comments

TG Webinars

Time is running out to register for the TG webinar: The Student Experience of Student Loan Counseling: Preliminary Results of an Ongoing Study, scheduled for Tuesday, September 30, from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Central Time.

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Closed school corner, September 2014

September 18, 2014 · TG Policy and Regulatory Affairs · No Comments

Review the list of newly reported school closures and corrections from the September 2014 Closed School Monthly Report supplied by ED.

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ED releases updated disclosure template for gainful employment programs

September 12, 2014 · TG Policy and Regulatory Affairs · No Comments

In an electronic announcement (E-ANN) dated September 11, 2014, ED released an updated disclosure template for gainful employment (GE) programs. Schools must use this revised template to update the disclosures for each of their GE programs to reflect the 2013-2014 award year by January 31, 2015.

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Register today for the TG webinar: Everyday Coaching

September 10, 2014 · TG Policy and Regulatory Affairs · No Comments

Time is running out to register for the TG webinar: Everyday Coaching, scheduled for Thursday, September 18 from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Central Time.

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Coming soon — official cohort default rates

September 08, 2014 · TG Policy and Regulatory Affairs · No Comments

The official FY 2011 three-year cohort default rates (CDRs) are scheduled to be published by ED on Monday, September 22nd. As a reminder, this will mark the first year in which schools' rates are based solely on their three-year CDRs and the first year in which schools may be subject to eligibility sanctions based on their FY2009, 2010, and 2011 three-year CDRs.

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