219 Perkins Loans and Graduate/Professional Students: Rules and School Practices

Tuesday, July 12, 2016: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Thurgood Marshall West (Marriott Wardman Park)
Session Type: Interest Sessions
Track: Graduate and Professional Issues Track
Audience: All
Credit Type: Credit Hours and Clock Hours
School Type: Graduate/Professional
Congress extended the Perkins Loan Program through September 30, 2017, with significant changes affecting graduate/professional students. During this session, learn about modified Perkins Loan awarding criteria, continued eligibility, and additional required disclosures for graduate and professional students, and learn how your graduate/professional aid colleagues are implementing the changes at their institutions.
Mandy Sponholtz (NASFAA)
Herbert Revill (University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry)
Karen Hauser (Vanderbilt University)
Karen McCarthy (NASFAA)