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Liberty University, as permitted by federal regulation [34 CFR 668.41], electronically disseminates consumer information, including the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act information. Upon request, the institution will provide a free paper copy. Anyone signing or processing financial aid forms or seeking information or assistance at Liberty University must read, understand, and comply with the requirements disclosed, which are available 24 hours a day at www.Liberty.edu/ConsumerInfo.

 

Announcements:

StudentLoans.gov Downtime/PLUS Loan Application Notice:

The U.S. Department of Education will soon be implemeting some technical updates for federal financial aid processing for the upcoming 2017-18 academic year. Between March 24th and March 26th, individuals will not be able to complete any actions or view loan correspondence on their accounts at www.studentloans.gov. This includes, but is not limited to, completing Entrance Counseling or a Master Promissory Note,  completing Federal TEACH grant requirements, or submitting Loan Consolidation applications or Income Driven Repayment plan requests.

In addition, after the system downtime, the 2017-18 Federal PLUS loan application should be available for students and parents to complete if needed as of March 27th. Please continue to monitor www.studentloans.gov for updates.

 

IRS Data Retrieval Tool Downtime:

The IRS Data Retrieval Tool is currently down due to “technical issues." The U.S. Department of Education (ED) became aware of the problem recently and is working with the IRS to resolve the situation. ED does not yet have an estimated time frame for when it will be back up, but it is expected to take several weeks. 

If you need a copy of your tax information, you may obtain your Tax Return Transcript from the IRS. Please go to www.irs.gov, select "Get a Tax Transcript" under Tools, and select "Get Transcript Online."