Notice of Federal Student Financial Aid Penalties for Drug Law Violations
Federal law provides that a student who has been convicted of an offense under any federal or state law involving the possession or sale of a controlled substance during a period of enrollment for which the student was receiving financial aid shall not be eligible to receive any federal or institutional grant, loan, or work assistance.
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Pell grant-eligible students who have Title IV funds awarded in excess of school charges are eligible for a refund. (All students awarded Title IV funds in excess of school charges are eligible for a refund.) The refund will be available by the 7th day of class in order for students to obtain books and supplies. Iowa State University meets this requirement by refunding the student their Title IV credit balance by the 7th day of class. If a student has yet to establish eligibility to receive Title IV funds at least 10 days before the beginning of a payment period due to outstanding verification requirements, unresolved or conflicting information, this requirement does not apply.
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National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS)
The National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) is the U.S. Department of Education’s centralized database of all federal student aid. NSLDS provides an overview of all federal student loans, loan amounts, enrollment status, loan servicer, outstanding balances, loan status and disbursements pertaining to a student borrower. This information will also be accessible by guaranty agencies, lenders, and schools determined to be authorized users of the data system.
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