Announcements | Federal Student Aid

Announcements

Check out our latest announcements regarding the federal student aid programs.

Corinthian Colleges’ transition plan allows students to continue their studies. Zenith Education Group has acquired more than 50 Everest and WyoTech campuses.

The maximum Federal Pell Grant for the 2015-16 year is $5,775.

Get quick answers to the questions that are most frequently asked about the FAFSA at this time of year.

If you made federal student loan payments in 2014, you may be eligible to deduct a portion of the

First Lady Michelle Obama wants you to reach higher: Complete your education. Own your future. Fill out the FAFSA for your education beyond high school.

Sallie Mae, a federal loan servicer, completed its transition into two companies—Navient and Sallie Mae—on 10/13/14, with minimal impact on borrowers.

Interest rates have been announced for Direct Subsidized and Unsubsidized Loans and Direct PLUS Loans made between July 1, 2014, and June 30, 2015.

Get information on Sallie Mae’s settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice regarding possible violations of the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA).

You can now view your financial aid history right here on StudentAid.gov. Simply log in (you’ll need your Federal Student Aid PIN) to access your information from the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS®).

Your Federal Student Aid PIN is used to sign legally binding documents electronically. It has the same legal status as a written signature. Do not give your PIN to anyone—not even to someone helping you fill out the FAFSA. Sharing your PIN could put you at risk of identity theft! 

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