JB Pritzker, Governor, State of Illinois

Partner Training

Find training calendars within this section, as well as the PowerPoint presentations from recent training sessions.


Partners' Training Calendar


Guidance for Adjustments for Students Impacted by COVID-19


2021-22 Operational Guide for Alternative Application Processing


2020-21 Operational Guide for Alternative Application Processing


Frequently Asked Questions – Education Loan Information Pilot Program

Frequently Asked Questions – Illinois Residency and Verification


Webinar: An Overview of the 2021-22 FAFSA and Alternative Application for Illinois Financial Aid

Wednesday, September 23 and 30, 2020, 2 p.m.

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To participate:

For the audio portion, click on the Audio tab at the top of the webinar page and select one of the available options:

  • For toll-free participation, select the “Call Me” option, enter your phone number, and the webinar will call you. (This is the recommended option.)
  • For “Call Using Computer” you will need to have a microphone to be able to interact with the webinar. Without a microphone, you will be in listen-only mode.
  • The “I Will Call In” option is not a toll-free number, however, if you are not able to participate through the webinar link and the “Call Me” option, but would just like to participate by phone, you can use this toll number: +1-240-454-0879 US Toll and access code 804 330 463

Webinar: An ISAC Update and An Overview of ISAC’s Military Programs

Wednesday, August 26, 2020, 2 p.m.

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Webinar: ISAC Update and An Overview of MAP

Wednesday, July 29, 2020, 2 p.m.

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Webinar: ISAC Update

Wednesday, June 24, 2020, 2 p.m.

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Webinar: ISAC Update

Friday, June 5, 2020, 10 a.m.
(rescheduled from Wednesday, June 3, 2020)

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Webinar: ISAC Update

Wednesday, May 27, 2020, 2 p.m.

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Webinar: ISAC Update

Wednesday, April 29, 2020, 2 p.m.

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Webinar: ISAC Update

April 22, 2020

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Webinar: ISAC Update

March 25 and 27, 2020

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2020 ILASFAA Conference Handouts – “Roaring Into the Future!”

ILASFAA members may access presentations from the 2020 annual conference via the 2020 ILASFAA Annual Conference page of the ILASFAA website.


Webinar: ISAC Update

Wednesday, February 26, 2020, 2 p.m.

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Webinar: ISAC Update

Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 2 p.m.

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Webinar: RISE Act Implementation and the Application Process

The same session will be presented on multiple dates:

Wednesday, December 11, 2019, 2 p.m.
Thursday, December 12, 2019, 10 a.m.
Wednesday, December 18, 2019, 2 p.m.
Thursday, December 19, 2019, 10 a.m.

An updated presentation will be available soon. For the most current information about implementation of the RISE Act, click here to visit the informational page.


Webinar: ISAC Operational Update

Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 2 p.m

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Webinar: An ISAC Update and An Overview of ISAC’s Military Programs

Wednesday, October 30, 2019, 2 p.m

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Webinar: Preparing for 2020-21 FAFSA Processing and 2020-21 MAP Start-Up

Wednesday, September 25, 2019, 2 p.m

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Webinar: ISAC Operational Update

Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 2 p.m

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Webinar: ISAC Update and Review of Residency Rules for ISAC Programs

Wednesday, July 31, 2019, 2 p.m

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Webinar: GAP Access Programs, Processes, and Functionalities

Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 2 p.m

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Webinar: ISAC Update and a Review of the Grant Programs for Dependents of Police/Fire/Correctional Officers

Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 2 p.m

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Webinar: An Overview of ISAC's Military Programs

Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 2 p.m

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Webinar: ISAC Update and An Overview of MAP and GAP Access

Wednesday, February 27, 2019, 2 p.m

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Webinar: ISAC Update and a Review of Hot Topics from the 2018 Federal Student Aid (FSA) Conference

Wednesday, February 6, 2019, 2 p.m

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Webinar: An ISAC Update and An Overview of ISAC's Teacher Programs

Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 2 p.m

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Webinar: An Overview of ISAC's Military Programs

Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 2 p.m

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Webinar: ISAC Fall Processing Update

Wednesday, October 31, 2018, 2 p.m

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Webinar: An Overview of 2019-20 FAFSA Processing

Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 2 p.m

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Webinar: ISAC Update on Benefit Request Processing for 2018-19

Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 2 p.m

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Webinar: ISAC Update and a Review of MAP and GAP Access

Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 2 p.m

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Webinar: ISAC Update and An Overview of ISAC's Military Programs

Wednesday, June 27, 2018, 2 p.m

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Webinar: ISAC Update and 2017-18 Close-Out Reminders

Wednesday, May 30, 2018, 2 p.m

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Webinar: ISAC Update and A Review of GAP Access Redesign

Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 2 p.m

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Webinar: An Overview of ISAC's Teacher Programs

Wednesday, March 28, 2018, 2 p.m

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Webinar: ISAC Update and a Review of ISAC’s Military Programs

Wednesday, February 28, 2018, 2 p.m

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Webinar: ISAC Update and a Review of Hot Topics from the 2017 Federal Student Aid (FSA) Conference

Wednesday, January 31, 2018, 2 p.m.

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