Be Their Hero ILASFAACON 2018


This year's conference will continue a tradition of great training opportunities provided by ILASFAA to financial aid administrators in Illinois. Check back for a more detailed schedule as we get closer to the conference!

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Conference Schedule at a Glance:

Monday April 16th

General Sessions:

  • Newcomer Welcome Session
  • Opening Ceremonies
  • NASFAA Core: Professional Judgement (Maximum 200 Registered Attendees)

Interest Sessions:

  • ISAC Programs
  • Preparing to be a Director
  • Gainful Employment (Roundtable)
  • ILASFAA Involvement
  • Year Round Pell
  • VA Benefit Update
  • FISAP Do's and Donít's
  • R2T4
  • Verification 101
  • Microsoft Excel (Pivot Tables)

Tuesday April 17th

General Sessions:

  • ILASFAA Business Meeting
  • MASFAA Update
  • ISAC Update

Interest Sessions:

  • Preparing for VA Audit
  • Legislative Issues
  • Stress/Time Management
  • Title IX Compliance
  • Verification Hot Topics
  • DACA Implications
  • Diversity Issues
  • ISAC Formula Update
  • EFC Hand Calculation
  • ISAC Corp/CAP Committee(Community Outreach)
  • Ask a Fed
  • Loan Default Prevention
  • Policy/Procedure Manual
  • FA Processing Calendar (Roundtable)
  • Verification 101
  • Ask a Fed
  • Finding GAP Financing Options
  • Enrollment Reporting (Working with your Registrar)
  • Identity Theft
  • Enrollment Management (FA Perspective)
  • Award Notice/Packaging Round Table
  • Working With Generation Z
  • Preparing for a Program Review
  • User Group Round Tables
  • Sector Meetings

Wednesday April 18th

General Sessions:

  • NASFAA Credential: Direct Loans (Maximum 200 Registered Attendees)
  • NASFAA Update
  • Federal Update