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ACRONYMS

ACH/EFT
BBAY

Automated Clearinghouse/Electronic Funds Transfer Borrower-Based Academic Year Corrective Action Plan Computer Based Training Chief Executive Officer Chief Fiscal/Financial Officer Code of Federal Regulations Case Management and Oversight in the U.S. Department of Education [formerly Institutional Participation and Oversight Service (IPOS)] Cost of Attendance Chief Operating Officer Certified Public Accountant Central Processing System “Dear Colleague” Letter Debt Collection Service (in the U.S. Department of Education) Direct Loan Eligibility and Certification Approval Report Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates U.S. Department of Education Electronic Data Exchange

CAP CBT CEO CFO CFR CMO COA COO CPA CPS DCL DCS DL ECAR ECFMG ED EDE

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EFA EFC EFT FAA FAD FAFSA FAH FAO FAQ FAT FBI FERPA FFEL FFY FMLA FPRD FSAIC GA GAAP GAGAS GAO GAS GASB GED HEA

Estimated Financial Assistance Expected Family Contribution Electronic Funds Transfer (see also ACH/EFT) Financial Aid Administrator Final Audit Determination (letter) Free Application for Federal Student Aid Financial Aid History Financial Aid Officer Frequently Asked Questions Financial Aid Transcript Federal Bureau of Investigation Family Education Rights and Privacy Act Federal Family Education Loan [Program] Federal Fiscal Year Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 Final Program Review Determination (letter) Federal Student Aid Information Center Guaranty Agency Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards General Accounting Office Government Auditing Standards Governmental Accounting Standards Board General Educational Development certificate (high school equivalency certificate, based on examination) Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended

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Acronyms

IFAP INS IPA ISIR ISP LLR LOA LS&T MPN NCES NCFMEA NPRM NSLDS OCFO OIG OMB OPE OPE-ID PBO PEPS P.L. PLUS PPA SAIG SAP

Information for Financial Aid Professionals (Web site) (U.S.) Immigration and Naturalization Service Independent Public Auditor Institutional Student Information Record Internet Service Provider Lender of Last Resort Leave of Absence Limit, Suspend, or Terminate or Limitation, Suspension, or Termination Master Promissory Note National Center for Education Statistics (in the U.S. Department of Education) National Committee on Foreign Medical Education and Accreditation Notice of Proposed Rulemaking National Student Loan Data System Office of the Chief Financial Officer Office of Inspector General (in the U.S. Department of Education) Office of Management and Budget Office of Postsecondary Education (in the U.S. Department of Education) Office of Postsecondary Education Identification Number Performance Based Organization Postsecondary Education Participants System Public Law Parent Loan for Undergraduate Students Program Participation Agreement Student Aid Internet Gateway Satisfactory Academic Progress

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SAR SAY SFA SRK SSA SSCR SSN Title IV WAN or TIV WAN TOEFL URL USMLE

Student Aid Report Scheduled Academic Year Student Financial Assistance Student Right-to-Know [Act] (U.S.) Social Security Administration Student Status Confirmation Report U.S. Social Security Number Title IV Wide Area Network (replaced by the Student Aid Internet Gateway [SAIG] Test of English as a Foreign Language Uniform Resource Locator U.S. Medical Licensing Exam

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