News & Insights
Our newsletter has a new look and feel, but our dedication to sharing the latest news and industry trends to support your financial aid operations has not changed.

As the premier Title IV compliance consulting firm, HEAG has spent the past 28 years supporting public, private and proprietary institutions across the country by providing critical information and financial aid management solutions. It's who we are and what we love to do.

Have questions? Need help? Please reach out and let us know how we can support you.

-The HEAG Team
2019-2020 Pell Grant Payment Charts Are Here!
On January 23, 2019, the Department of Education released the Pell grant payment charts for the 2019-2020 award year. Read on to find the schedules and the Dear Colleague Letter with additional awarding guidelines.
CDR: To Challenge Or Not To Challenge...
Next month, colleges will receive draft Cohort Default Rates (CDR) for FY2016 and will have the opportunity to challenge the data if there are inaccuracies. Read on to learn if challenging might be right for your institution.
Director Tips: Marketing the Financial Aid Office on Campus
Let’s face it, sometimes our campus colleagues don’t fully understand the work we do in the Financial Aid Office. We know how important administering millions of dollars of financial aid is to our institution's enrollment goals, and how counseling students on payment options supports student success initiatives…we just need to find avenues to educate our peers and leaders. Read on to hear about some of the common challenges we have experienced and potential solutions to help.
Training & Events
Upcoming Webinar:

Consumer Information: HEAG Insights and Best Practices
Join HEAG's Executive Director, Joanne Dashiell, and Vice President of Compliance and Quality Assurance, Karyn Wright-Moore, for a discussion on college's responsibilities regarding Consumer Information disclosures with a focus on industry best practices for reporting and dissemination.

Wednesday, February 27th
1:00 - 2:00 pm EST 
On-Demand Webinar:

Top 10 Compliance Findings and Trends
Missed December's webinar featuring HEAG's top 10 compliance findings and trends? No worries, you can watch the recording anytime!

Session Description: 

Each year, the HEAG consulting team partners with colleges and universities across the country to review their financial aid operations for compliance with federal rules and regulations. These deep-dive assessments help institutions uncover areas for improvement before they become official findings with the Department of Education--and before they become potential costly liabilities. In this session, we cover HEAG's top 10 recent compliance findings and how to find and correct them on your campus
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