Publication Date: March 17, 2006
Author: G. Kay Jacks, General Manager, FSA Application, School Eligibility and Delivery Services
Summary: This announces Federal Student Aid's release of the final report, "Monitoring Verification Among Quality Assurance Program Participants."
Posted on 03-17-2006
We are pleased to announce the availability of the report, "Monitoring Verification Among Quality Assurance Program Participants." This report contains findings from 125 of the schools participating in the Quality Assurance Program during the 2004-2005 award year.
We analyzed over 39,000 ISIR records to compare the outcomes of institutionally developed verification systems with federally prescribed verification systems. The study highlighted which data elements had the greater likelihood of change and how those changes impact Estimated Family Contribution (EFC) and Pell Grant Eligibility. Key findings include:
The report is available at: http://ifap.ed.gov/qadocs/ToolsforSchools/0405DataAnalysisReport.pdf