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(FS-2010-07) Subject: Electronic Announcement Posted - Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for Foreign Schools Published in Federal Register

Posted Date:July 22, 2010

Foreign School Update ID: FS-2010-07

Author: William Leith, Service Director, Program Management, Federal Student Aid

Subject: Electronic Announcement Posted - Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for Foreign Schools Published in Federal Register

In a July 20, 2010 Electronic Announcement on the Information for Financial Aid Professionals (IFAP) Web site, Federal Student Aid announced the publication of a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) in the Federal Register. The NPRM proposes changes to the regulations governing foreign schools that participate in the Title IV student assistance programs.

The NPRM was published on July 20, 2010. A PDF copy of the NPRM is attached to the July 20th announcement. It is also available directly on the IFAP Web site under Federal Registers at the following address: http://www.ifap.ed.gov/fregisters/FR072010ForeignInstitutions.html.

Foreign schools have the opportunity to comment on the proposed regulations. The deadline for submitting comments to this NPRM is August 19, 2010. Please carefully review the information in the ADDRESSES section on page 42190 of the NPRM for the procedures to be used for the submission and review of comments.

Last Modified: 07/21/2010