Research windfall: TG releases updated State of Student Aid, and School and Legislative Fact Sheets

January 27, 2015 · TG Research and Analytical Services · No Comments

Higher education researchers: you just hit the mother lode. TG has published the 2015 edition of three of its premier annual research products: the report State of Student Aid and Higher Education in Texas, School Fact Sheets, and Legislative Fact Sheets.

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Strong Ties: Morehouse College extends TG relationship through HigherEDGE®

January 27, 2015 · TG Marketing Communications · No Comments

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If there's one thing that's constant in higher education, it's change. And with change often comes shifting priorities. Morehouse College recently experienced this when it came to its cohort default rates (CDRs).

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Closed school corner, January 2015

January 26, 2015 · TG Policy and Regulatory Affairs · No Comments

Review the list of newly reported school closures and corrections from the January 2015 Closed School Monthly Report supplied by ED.

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Last Reminder: Register today for TG Regional Trainings

January 20, 2015 · TG Customer Training and Event Management · No Comments

As part of its continued effort to provide student services professionals with the latest and best information on a range of key industry topics including new program rules, needs analysis, consumer information disclosure requirements, and more, TG is offering several training opportunities early in 2015.

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ED issues guidance for schools and contracted third-party servicers

January 16, 2015 · TG Policy and Regulatory Affairs · No Comments

On January 9, 2015, ED issued Dear Colleague Letter (DCL) GEN-15-01 that provides guidance to schools regarding third-party servicer institutional requirements and responsibilities relating to any aspect of the school's participation in the Title IV programs.

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ED announces implementation date for Direct PLUS loan adverse credit history final rules

January 16, 2015 · TG Policy and Regulatory Affairs · No Comments

On January 14, 2015, ED posted a notice in the Federal Register announcing that the early implementation date for the final rules related to Direct PLUS loan adverse credit history will be March 29, 2015.

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ED provides FSA ID information — communicating the transition to students

January 14, 2015 · TG Policy and Regulatory Affairs · No Comments

In an electronic announcement (E-ANN) dated January 12, 2015, ED announced that the transition from the FSA PIN to the new FSA ID will be implemented on April 26, 2015.

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Register today: Webinar on Completing the FAFSA

January 13, 2015 · TG Customer Training and Event Management · No Comments

Register today for Completing the 2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Form.

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Register today: Promoting Effective Loan Counseling

January 13, 2015 · TG Customer Training and Event Management · No Comments

Register today for How to Promote Effective Student Loan Counseling: An Evidence-Based Approach.

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TG's HigherEDGE® given top honor by readers of esteemed industry publication

January 13, 2015 · TG Marketing Communications · No Comments

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TG's HigherEDGE® Default Management Solutions has been named a Readers' Top Choice Product for 2014 by University Business Magazine.

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