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    • 14 Oct 2019
    • 18 Oct 2019
    • Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites 1701 Baltimore Avenue Ocean City, MD 21842
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    NEOPHYTE 2018


    The Neophyte Training is a week-long training geared towards providing a complete overview on Title IV financial aid for new financial aid professionals and or seasoned financial aid professionals that would like to receive a refresher. The training provides an overview on various topics such as the Application Process and Student Eligibility, Federal Workstudy, Verification and Documentation, Return of Title IV Funds, Federal Update, and much more.

    Tentative Agenda

    Monday, October 14

    12:00 P.M. – 1:00 P.M. Lunch

    1:30 P.M. – 3:00 P.M. Icebreakers

    3:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M. Hotel Check-In

    4:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. President’s Welcome

    5:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. Ask Financial Aid

    6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. Dinner

    8:00 P.M. - Networking Event (Scavenger Hunt)

    Tuesday, October 15

    8:00 A.M. – 9:00 A.M. Breakfast

    9:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M.  Types of Financial Aid

    10:00 A.M. – 10:15 A.M. Break

    10:15 A.M. – 11:15 A.M.  FERPA

    11:15 A.M. – 12:15 P.M   The Application and Processing

    12:15 A.M. – 1:15 P.M. Lunch

    1:15 P.M. – 2:45 P.M.  ISIR Codes, Resolutions

    2:45 P.M. – 3:45 P.M.  Hand FAFSA Calculation    

    3:45 P.M. – 4:00P.M. Break

    4:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M.  Verification and Documentation   

    6:00 P.M. - 7:00PP.M. Dinner

    7:30 P.M. – Networking Event

    Wednesday, October 16

    8:00 A.M. – 9:00 A.M. Breakfast

    9:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M. Federal Update

    10:00 A.M. – 10:15 A.M. Break

    10:15 A.M – 11:15 A.M. Satisfactory Academic Progress & Return of Title IV Funds

    11:15 A.M. – 12:15 P.M.  Internet Resources

    12:15 P.M. - 1:15 P.M. Lunch

    1:15 P.M. – 2:30 P.M. Direct Lending

    2:30 P.M. – 3:30 P.M. Awarding; Over awards & Overpayments

    3:30 P.M. – 4:30 P.M.  Professional Judgment

    4:30 P.M – 8:00 P.M. Dinner on your own         

    Thursday, October 17

    8:00 A.M. – 9:00 A.M. Breakfast

    9:00 A.M. – 10:15 A.M. Customer Service

    10:15 A.M. – 10:30 A.M. Break

    10:30 A.M. – 11:30 A.M. Financial Literacy

    11:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M:  Veteran Affairs

    12:30 P.M. – 1:30 P.M. Lunch  

    1:30 P.M. – 2:45 P.M.  Federal Work-Study  

    2:45 P.M. – 3:00 P.M. Break

    3:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M. Private Student Loans

    4:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M.  Loan Repayment

    6:00 P.M – 9:30 P.M Farewell Dinner             

    Friday, October 18

    8:00 A.M. – 9:00 A.M. Breakfast

    9:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M.  Leadership: Aspiring to be a Leader

    10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M Final Wrap, Up Check Out

    **Agenda is subject to change until the date of event

Past events

3 Jun 2019 Board Meeting
15 Apr 2019 2019 Spring Training
26 Feb 2019 2019 Verification Training
5 Nov 2018 Fall Conference
8 Oct 2018 Neophyte Boot Camp
6 Jun 2018 Annual Board Retreat
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