166 Offloading the Additional Weight of Student Loans: Default Management Strategies that Work

Monday, July 11, 2016: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Thurgood Marshall Southeast (Marriott Wardman Park)
Session Type: Interest Sessions
Track: Compliance Track
Subcategories: Program Issues (Loans)
Audience: All
Credit Type: Credit Hours and Clock Hours
School Type: All Schools
There’s no one-size-fits-all approach to offloading the additional weight of student loans from borrowers and maintaining a healthy default rate. Looking across the higher education industry, there are many institutions that are “losing and maintaining the weight” through their default management strategies. Even with the national default rate dropping, managing your cohort and corresponding cohort default rate (CDR) should remain a priority; it has an effect on your reputation, students, and survival. Join us during this panel discussion as we hear from two institutions about their lessons learned and best practices from crafting and implementing a default management strategy.
Dave Macoubrie (Inceptia)
John Lally (Florida Institute of Technology)
Amy Cable (Baton Rouge Community College)