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Massachusetts Department of Higher Education's                         Office of Student Financial Assistance
Information for Schools
The information on this page is specifically designed for financial aid professionals and other college officials who are
involved in the administration of any Massachusetts State Financial Aid Programs.
2014 Summer Training Workshops
The Massachusetts Office of Student Financial Assistance is pleased to announce its 2014 summer training workshops
for new and experienced financial aid professionals. The workshops will offer updates on State financial aid programs,
projected 2014-2015 funding, programs migration to MASSAid update, new Massachusetts No Interest Loan exit requirements,
new OSFA staff and much more...

The sessions will be held at Mass Bay Community College on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 and College of the Holy Cross on
Wednesday, June 25, 2014. Each session begins at 9:00 AM and should end by 3:00 PM. Registration begins at 8:30 AM.
You may register online for either session.

We look forward to seeing you at one of our sites.
MASSGrant Processing
Institutions ONLY:  Access MASSGrant records for students attending your institution.
MASSAid for institutions

  • 2013-2014 Final MASSGrant Payment Schedule  (PDF:24K)
  • 2013-2014 MASSAid School User Guide. (PDF: 2946K)
  • 2013-2014 Download-Upload Year End Recon File Layout (PDF: 47K)
  • 2013-2014 Download-Upload Certification Roster File Layout.pdf (PDF: 71K)
  • 2013-2014 Download-Upload Reconcile Payments File Layout.pdf (PDF: 71K)
  • OSFA State Financial Aid Programs Refund Worksheet
    Institutions ONLY:   Login to access the OSFA Refund Worksheet.
    OSFA Attestation Guide
    Institutions ONLY:   FY2013 OSFA Attestation Guide (5th Edition):
    Access the OSFA Attestation Guide.
    OSFA Processing Forms for Award Year 2013-2014
    2012-2013 GEAR UP Scholarship Processing
    Institutions ONLY:   Login to access the 2012-2013 GEAR UP Scholarship Processing.
    On-Line Year End Reporting
    Institutions ONLY:   Login for 2012-2013 Year End Data Reporting.
    Completion Incentive Grant Fund Submission
    CIGF Institutions ONLY:   Login for FY 2014 End of Term CIGF File.
    Completion Incentive Grant Fund Roster Manager
    CIGF Institutions ONLY:  Login for FY 2014 CIGF Roster Certification.

    Past or Pending Payments
    The Office The Comptroller's MASSFinance web site provides payment information for
    your institution. Select the VendorWeb option. You will need
    your institution's vendor code to login. If you do not know it,
    you can obtain it by calling OSFA at (617) 391-6070.
    Adams Scholarship Roster Manager

    For any technical questions, please contact: osfait@osfa.mass.edu.
    Early Childhood Educators Scholarship Roster Manager
    Institutions ONLY:   ECE Scholarship Roster Administration is now available within the MASSAid system
    Paraprofessional Teachers Preparation Grant Roster Manager
    Institutions ONLY:   PTP Grant Roster Administration is now available within the MASSAid system.

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    Massachusetts Office of Student Financial Assistance
    454 Broadway, Suite 200
    Revere, MA  02151
    Phone: (617) 391-6070
    Fax: (617) 727-0667
    E-mail: osfa@osfa.mass.edu