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Upcoming Conferences

NCASFAA 2014 Fall Conference
"Be the Bridge - Turning Challenges into Opportunities for the Students We Serve!"
Crowne Plaza Tennis and Golf Resort
Asheville, NC
Nov 9-12, 2014

-- Click Here to Register for the Conference --

-- Pre-Conference New Aid Officer Training Workshop --
-- Download the Tentative Agenda --
-- Crown Plaza Resort Fact Sheet --

Booking Guest Rooms

Double is $119
King is $129

The group room block release date has been extended to October 17, 2014 at midnight.
Call Crowne Plaza Resort in-house reservations at 800-733-3211 (Monday -Friday, 8 am - 4 pm) and mention the group name NC Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators.

If you are calling the reservations office, mentioning the group name - NC Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators.

  • Before October 8th Call toll-free, 888-211-7755 (24 Hours/ 7 Days)
  • After October 8th Call in-house reservation, 800-733-3211 (Monday - Friday, 8 am - 4 pm) and mention the group name to check prevailing rates and availability.
    • From Home Page Select "Reserve Online"
    • Check Availability (enter dates of stay)
    • Enter Group Code: ASF
  • If you have villas reserved: Villas cannot be reserved on the website or at the 888 number. Attendees reserving villas must call our local number 800-733-3211 and ask for the "in-house" reservations office and mention the group name.

NCASFAA 2014 Spring Conference Presentations

The table below lists the sessions presented at the 2014 Spring Conference. The presentations and accompanying samples, letters, etc., can be downloaded by clicking on the icons in the right column.

 PDF document
Microsoft Powerpoint Document

Presentation Title Presenter Document
150% Subsidized Loan Limit  
Assisting Immigrant Students and Children of Immigrants Donna Weaver
Building Successful Students Dana Kelly
Climbing the Student Services Career Ladder Sharon Oliver
Conducting Scholarship Searches April Morey
Department of Education - R2T4 in Modules Anita Olivencia
Department of Education - Top 10 Compliance Issues Anita Olivencia
Department of Education - Verification for 2014-2015 Anita Olivencia
Emerging Paradigms for Recruitment and Retention Anthony Jones
Robert Muhammad
Michael O'Grady
FASFA - Where Does NC Stand Marcia Weston
Trae Brookins
Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) Steve Miller
Eileen Goldgeier
Jen Palencia Shipp
Forgivable Education Loans for Services (FELS) Bill Cox
Fostering Collaboration Between Financial Aid Professionals and Admissions Sharon Oliver
Helping Others Navigate the Choppy Waters of Financial Aid Cathy Shell
Helping Students Succeed in Repayment  
Marketing the FA Office (Social Media) Dana Kelly
Plan for Rough Water with Advance Directives Diane Miller
Professional Judgment Jo-Ann Craig
Julie Poorman
Michelle Day
Public Service Loan Forgiveness  
State of the Industry and Washington Update Brett Lief
State Update Steven Brooks
Stress Management for Financial Aid Professionals Katie Harrison
The NC 529 Plan  
Understanding Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)  

-- View the NCASFAA Conference Presentation Archives --

Upcoming Conference Sites - Mark your calendars!

  • Fall 2014
    Crowne Plaza Tennis and Golf Resort
    Asheville, NC
    Nov 8-12, 2014
  • Spring 2015
    Holiday Inn Resort
    Wrightsville Beach, NC
    April 11- 15, 2015
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