Disaster Planning & Response; Campus Police, Safety & Crisis Management; Government Relations; Authorizations & Regulations
Department of Education Guidance for Helping Title IV Participants Affected by a Major Disaster (August 29, 2017)
Guidance issued from the Department of Education’s Postsecondary Education Office regarding the impact of a “major disaster” on the administration of Title IV student assistance programs. The letter provides guidance for regulatory relief to all recipients of Title IV financial aid and their families who reside at, are employed, or attend institutions located in a federally declared disaster area in the United States, as well as financial lenders and related institutions in affected areas. Affected participants of Title IV should refer to the attachment prepared by the Acting Assistant Secretary for Postsecondary Education for additional information.