JB Pritzker, Governor, State of Illinois

Join ISAC All Month Long for Free Webinars!


We are excited to share the free webinars happening in September. For registration details and more information, see below for each webinar. Please share these offerings with colleagues and partners! Professional Development hours and Continuing Education credits will be available. For questions, contact isac.outreachtraining@illinois.gov.

FAFSA Simplification: What We Know

The 2024-25 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) will experience significant changes, which will impact students and families across the state of Illinois. Join us on Tuesday, September 12, from 10-11 a.m. (CT) to learn about the upcoming changes regarding how to complete the application and reporting parental and tax information for families! To register, visit ISAC's Webinars page.

FAFSA Simplification: Changes for Postsecondary Institutions

With the updates coming for the 2024-25 FAFSA, there are new requirements for institutions regarding Professional Judgement, Cost of Attendance, and Dependency status. Join ISAC on Tuesday, September 19, from 10-10:30 a.m. (CT) to learn more about these changes and the impact on students. To register, visit ISAC's Webinars page.

Overview of the Illinois PaCE Framework

Now that implementing an Illinois Postsecondary and Career Expectations (PaCE) Framework (or, PaCE-aligned Framework) is a requirement for all Illinois public middle and high schools, join us on Thursday, September 14, from 11-12 p.m. (CT) to gain an in-depth understanding of the steps involved with creating and implementing a Framework, as well as PaCE support and resources available through ISAC. To register, visit the Illinois PaCE: Webinars page.

The State of Education in Illinois

The COVID-19 pandemic changed the state of secondary and higher education fields. Join us on Tuesday, September 26, from 11-11:45 a.m. (CT) to learn about how the pandemic impacted the K-12 system and where Illinois high school graduates are enrolling for their postsecondary journey. Attendees will also learn about the demographic and enrollment trends of higher education and how students are affording their postsecondary option. To register, visit ISAC's Webinars page.

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