2024 Training & Professional Development Fall Workshops

ILASFAA FAFSA Simplification Panel Discussion

Date: September 27

Time: 9-11:30 am CT

Platform: Virtual WebEx

Event Details: Register now to attend the FAFSA Simplification panel discussion for ILASFAA members. During this session, various school sectors will join alongside ISAC representatives to share how they are each preparing for the upcoming FAFSA Simplification changes and there will also be ample time to allow for Q&A from the attendees.

Financial Aid Director’s Workshop

Date: October 5, 2023
Time: 10-3:00 am CT
Location: IN-PERSON
                Illinois State Alumni Center
                1101 N Main St, Normal, IL 61761

Event Details:

Registration is now open for the ILASFAA Training and Professional Development Committee will host a workshop specifically for Financial Aid Directors. This workshop will address key topic and questions that pertaining to Financial Aid Directors.

Topics May Include:

  • FAFSA simplification and other new aid implementations
  • Strategic planning
  • Professional development – 5 dysfunctions of a team
  • How to successfully manage audit and compliance
  • Staffing and succession planning
  • How to advocate for your office to your leadership and administration
  • Enrollment management – common career development paths