Financial Aid 101/201

Friday, October 20, 2017
8:00 AM – 4:15 PM
Chemeketa Community College – Yamhill Valley Campus
288 NE Norton Ln
McMinnville, OR 97128


FA 101/201 is a great, affordable, one-day training event being held in McMinnville, Oregon for 2017. FA 101 is geared towards newer financial aid professionals (those with 2 or less years of experience), but is also a great primer course in financial aid for other student services professionals such as academic advisors, TRiO advisors, business office staff and high school counselors.

FA 201 topics take a deeper dive into topics of interest for financial aid administrators with 3 or more years of experience. Topics allow administrators currently working with these programs and topics as well as those aspiring aid administrators to learn from experts in the field and network with statewide colleagues.

FA 101 Topics FA 201 Topics
Acronyms & Financial Aid Resources Financial Aid Opportunities for Undocumented Students
What is Financial Aid – Federal & State Programs Default Prevention & Financial Literacy
How to get Financial Aid – FAFSA Process Pell, including 150% Pell in 1 year
Student Eligibility NASFAA Peer Review & FSA Self-Assessments
History of Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress
Cost of Attendance Program Structure/Academic Calendars
Need Analysis, including hand calculations! Leading from Where You Are
Leading from Where You Are  


2017 FA 101/201 Faculty
Breana Sylvester, Central Oregon Community College
Elijah Herr, Portland Community College
Jennifer Satalino, ECMC
Karinda Decker, Southern Oregon University
Kathy Campbell, Clackamas Community College & OASFAA Lifetime Member
Lloyd Mueller, Clatsop Community College
Mark Diestler, University of Oregon
Mary McGlothlan, Concordia University
Peter Goss, Portland Community College

OASFAA Members, Pre-registered, $55
Non-Members, Pre-registered, $80
OASFAA Members, on-site registration, $80
Non-Members, on-site registration, $105

Cost includes the training, materials, continental breakfast and lunch. Parking is free and no parking permit is required.

For questions about FA 101/201, contact the FA 101/201 co-chairs:
Jennifer Knight, Linfield College
Ryan West, Chemeketa Community College