Announcements | Federal Student Aid


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

Find out what to do if your college or career school closes while you’re attending.

The automatic federal budget cuts known as sequestration affect the TEACH Grant, Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant, and Direct Loan programs.

Starting with the 2017–18 FAFSA, the application is now available earlier and requests earlier income information.

Debt relief is available for Corinthian Colleges students who took out federal student loans.

Find information related to the closure of all Regency Beauty Institutes and the options for former students.

Oversight and compliance actions were imposed against ITT Educational Services; and it has announced the closure of ITT Technical Institutes.

The Department of Education has issued a notice denying Medtech’s recertification application for eligibility to participate in the federal student aid programs. Resultantly, the parent company has closed all campuses.

Find information related to the closure of Dowling College and the options for former students.

If you believe your school is not administering federal student aid funds properly, you can learn how to submit a complaint.

Interest rates have been announced for Direct Subsidized and Unsubsidized Loans and Direct PLUS Loans made between July 1, 2016, and June 30, 2017.