Thousands Cite Benefits of USA Funds University Training

A new infographic shows how financial aid professionals benefit from training through USA Funds® University.

The infographic illustrates the results of an annual survey of more than 28,000 participants in USA Funds University training sessions. That survey found that:

  • 94 percent reported that USA Funds University training improved their financial aid knowledge and skills.
  • 94 percent had applied knowledge and skills learned from USA Funds University training.
  • 90 percent reported they were better able to serve their students as a result of USA Funds University training.

Financial aid professionals who responded to the survey most frequently cited the following areas of their practice that benefited from USA Funds University training:

  • Access to information and resources.
  • Knowledge of best practices.
  • Accuracy.
  • Policies and procedures.
  • Planning for change.

USA Funds University offers training on all aspects of Title IV federal student aid through:

  • A twice-yearly series of in-person workshops.
  • Webcasts on timely topics related to the administration of federal student aid.
  • A comprehensive online curriculum for financial aid professionals of all levels of experience and responsibility.

In addition, USA Funds University can customize a training program for financial aid staff of individual colleges and universities.

For a listing of current USA Funds University training opportunities, visit the Events Calendar.