USA Funds University Updates Entire Catalog of Online Courses

USA Funds® University has updated its entire catalog of online courses with 2013-2014 information.

The on-demand curriculum of more than 30 self-paced online courses available from USA Funds University targets various audiences — from student-employees, to those new to financial aid, to those with advanced knowledge of financial aid. The courses cover topics including:

  • General eligibility requirements.
  • Types and sources of financial aid.
  • Verification.
  • Professional judgment.
  • Understanding the cohort default rate.
  • Tax filing requirements.
  • Loan counseling.
  • Consumer information requirements.
  • Repayment options.
  • Common audit and program review findings.

Nearly 10,000 learners from almost 250 schools have completed at least one USA Funds University online course. More than 98 percent of learners agreed in course surveys that the courses are a good use of their time and that the material is relevant to their jobs.

Knowledgeable trainers with extensive financial aid experience develop the interactive courses, which are available at no cost to schools. Courses typically take 30-45 minutes to complete.

For more information about all of the USA Funds University courses, select the Courses tab at www.usafundstraining.org. New users must complete a simple, one-time registration process.