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University of Rhode Island Brings Solar to Campus

Sustainability-leading University of Rhode Island sought to achieve climate action goals and long-term cost savings, as well as boost research opportunities, with a two-site solar array installed and operated by Nelnet partner Kearsarge Energy.

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Ransomware in Higher Education 

Ransomware accounted for approximately 80% of incidents reported in higher education in 2019 – and cybercrime increased even more in 2020.

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Virginia Tech Sustains PCI Compliance 

Compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard is particularly difficult for campuses, but we helped Virginia Tech sustain compliance.

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Increased Efficiency, Decreased Redundancy: The Paperless Business Office

The Pine School partnered with FACTS to go paperless, increase efficiency, and decrease redundancy in the business office.

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Higher Ed Networking Tips 

When face-to-face interaction and networking isn’t possible, LinkedIn is a great way to grow professionally and stay active within your field.

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Resources for New Financial Aid Professionals 

Working in financial aid requires a huge learning curve. We suggest resources for new professionals in your office.

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Graduate School Borrowing: Unique Challenges and Impacts 

Repayment counseling for graduate students is more challenging than for undergraduates due to complexities in graduate school borrowing.

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Resources for Financial Aid Awareness Month 

We have resources about financial aid you can easily share with students and families through the channels where students actually live.

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COVID-19’s Impact on Federal Work-Study and SNAP 

COVID-19 has impacted Federal Work-Study programs and jobs, as well as SNAP eligibility that impacts the welfare of some students.