Closed school corner, April 2014

April 16, 2014 · TG Policy and Regulatory Affairs · No Comments

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

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TG roadmap and webinar provide help in navigating GE NPRM

April 15, 2014 · TG Policy and Regulatory Affairs · No Comments

TG Webinars

TG will host a webinar on Gainful Employment Proposed Rules: Steps to Prepare, on Wednesday, April 23. During this webinar, presenters will provide an overview of the recently proposed GE rules, and discuss steps to prepare for implementing final rules in the coming months.

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TG closed half-day on Good Friday 2014

April 15, 2014 · TG Marketing and Product Management · No Comments

TG will be closed for a half-day this Friday, April 18, starting at 12 p.m. Central Time. TG will resume normal business hours of operation on Monday, April 21st.

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ED's Jeff Baker provides invaluable update at the TG conference

April 15, 2014 · TG Policy and Regulatory Affairs · No Comments

2014 TG Annual Training Conference

As part of the opening session at the TG training conference, ED's Jeff Baker spoke by video to conference participants about ongoing regulatory activity and provided important guidance on issues affecting schools, students, and families.

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School and third-party servicer responsibilities in the new Consolidation Loan process

April 11, 2014 · TG Policy and Regulatory Affairs · No Comments

On March 21, 2014, ED published an electronic announcement (E-ANN) providing important information to schools, and if applicable, the school's third party servicer, regarding the new Direct Consolidation Loan process for Federal Perkins Loans and eligible health professions loans.

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Six steps to a default management plan

April 09, 2014 · TG Marketing Communications · No Comments

Gather a few tips about how to prepare a default management plan.

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Check out AIE's Weekly Financial Literacy Tips in April

April 07, 2014 · TG Marketing Communications · No Comments

Help TG mark National Financial Literacy Month: check out our weekly financial literacy tips on AIE.

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Students seeking scholarships should apply to Milton G. Wright Scholarship today

April 04, 2014 · TG Student and Institutional Success · No Comments

Encourage students to enter TG's monthly Milton G. Wright Scholarship drawing on Adventures In Education today. Twelve monthly $500 scholarships will be awarded to qualified students throughout 2014.

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ED publishes NPRM on Gainful Employment

March 31, 2014 · TG Policy and Regulatory Affairs · No Comments

On March 25, 2014, ED published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) in the Federal Register to establish measures for determining whether certain postsecondary educational programs prepare students for gainful employment (GE) in a recognized occupation, and the conditions under which these educational programs remain eligible for the student financial assistance programs authorized under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended (HEA).

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HigherEDGE® offers free tool to assess your campus default aversion efforts

March 31, 2014 · TG Marketing and Product Management · No Comments

HigherEDGE® Default Aversion Solutions

Protecting your student loan borrowers from default and its consequences is a challenge. However, it’s an important responsibility you take on to help your borrowers succeed and to mitigate your school’s risks.

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