Best Practices for Improving Your Cohort Default Rate

Monday, July 20, 2015: 3:15 PM-4:15 PM
Strand 7 - Level 2 (Hyatt Regency New Orleans)
Tuesday, July 21, 2015: 10:15 AM-11:15 AM
Strand 7 - Level 2 (Hyatt Regency New Orleans)
Session Type: Financial Aid Business Solutions Seminars
Audience: All
Credit Type: Credit Hours and Clock Hours
School Type: All Schools
During this session, you’ll discover practical actions you can take to address challenges and improve your cohort default rate. Learn how to include the entire institution in default prevention and student success planning efforts, share messages about responsible borrowing, incorporate financial literacy education through a life-of-the-student approach, and develop effective debt management plans to promote successful student loan repayment. You’ll also hear best practices and examples of how some schools are using early outreach, financial literacy, regular communication, personal counseling and follow-up to ensure borrowers are successfully repaying their education loans.
George Covino (USA Funds)