WFAA holds regular training to discuss topics and issues, to keep members apprised of new developments in the profession, and to facilitate training and networking of its members. Information about past training is available by visiting the Archives section of the website.
WFAA 2014 SUMMER TRAINING EVENTS
July 22nd - St. Martin's University July 24th - Gonzaga University
|9 - 9:30 a.m.
||Registration, Breakfast, Agenda Overview
|9:30 - 10:15 a.m.
||Washington State Student Aid Update
Steve Thorndill, Associate Director for Training and Compliance, Washington Student Achievement Council
|10:15 - 10:30 a.m.
|10:30 - 11:45 a.m.
||Direct Loan - SULA 150% Limit/Loan Repayment Options
Chuck Hirman, Program Analyst, U.S. Department of Education, Federal Loans School Support Team
|11:45 - 1 p.m.
||Lunch inculded -Customer Service Research Presentation
Sarah Everitt, Associate Director, Gonzaga University
|1 - 2 p.m.
||Implementing the New Way of Verifying
Sue Shogren, Regional Training Executive and WASFAA Training Committee Co-Chair, will provide an overview of the new verification requirements. Following her presentation, there will be time for schools to share their processes with each other.
|2 - 2:15 p.m.
|2:15 - 3:30 p.m.
||Federal Update Training Office
U.S. Department of Education, Region X
Other Training Opportunities:
Nowhere else can you get the depth and breadth of the professional development opportunities that NASFAA offers. Every year, NASFAA provide a wide variety of programs for experienced, intermediate, and beginning financial aid officers. Visit their website for more information on potential training events and opportunities.
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