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1998-99 Processing Status Update # 4

PublicationDate: 2/5/98
Summary: 1998-99 Processing Status Update # 4
Author: ODAS - Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary - SFA

February 5, 1998

TO: Financial Aid Administrators
FROM: Diane Rogers
Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary
Student Financial Assistance Programs

SUBJECT: 1998-99 Processing Status Update # 4

I am pleased to present you with my fourth message on the processing of the 1998-99
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). During the week of January 26-30,
we processed over 120,000 applications for the 1998-99 cycle bringing our
year-to-date total to over 356,000 applications. For the same 4 week period of
processing during the 1997-98 cycle, we processed just over 211,000 applications.
Statistics are through Friday, January 30:

FAFSA and Renewal Applications

YEAR TO DATE -- GRAND TOTAL 550,293 356,081
I. Paper 537,867 343,655
II. Electronic 12,426 12,426

Last Modified: 08/16/1999