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2001-2002 Application Processing Statistics  May 6, 2001

Publication Date: May 9, 2001

Author: General Manager: SFA Student Channel

Summary: 2001-2002 Application Processing Statistics – May 6, 2001

Posted on May 9, 2001

TO: Financial Aid Administrators

FROM: Jennifer Douglas

Student Channel, SFA

SUBJECT: 2001-2002 Application Processing Statistics -- May 6, 2001

In the following table you will find a comparison of FAFSA processing for the 2001-02 and 2000-01 processing cycles, which have been adjusted in order to allow for the difference in start up times.

In addition to the 1,799,754 applications that have been submitted electronically, there are approximately 110,000 FAFSA on the Web, Renewal FAFSA on the Web, and FAFSA Express applications on the hold file, waiting for signatures to be submitted by students.

Comparison of Application Processing

Data for 2000-01 as of May 7, 2000 - Week 17

Data for 2001-02 as of May 6, 2001 - Week 18*

Application Source

2000-2001

2001-2002

Percent

Week 17

Week 18

Change

Electronic

1,214,974

1,799,754

48%

Percentage

24%

35%

Elec Original

228,053

238,528

5%

Elec Renewal

50,728

44,469

-12%

FAFSA Express

49,325

39,314

-20%

FAFSA Web

515,688

673,697

31%

Renewal Web

371,180

803,746

117%

Paper

3,794,655

3,330,092

-12%

Percentage

76%

65%

Original

1,771,368

1,581,794

-11%

Renewal

2,023,287

1,748,298

-14%

TOTAL

5,009,629

5,129,846

2%

* May 6, 2001 is the 18th week of processing for 2001-02 because the system started up on

January 2, 2001, over one week earlier than the prior year.

Last Modified: 05/08/2001