Our annual Fall training event provides essential training through relevant sessions to enhance participants' professional development. By attending training with other aid administrators from different types of educational institutions creates an environment in which participants can increase their professional growth by networking and collaborating with fellow participants. We are planning a range of training topics, including the latest Federal Update for the PacFAA Fall Training which will be held on September 23, 2016 at the University of Hawai'i - West O'ahu. We hope to see all of you there! Please see below for the tentative workshop agenda (subject to change):
DATE: September 23, 2016
WHERE: University of Hawai'i - West O'ahu
91-1001 Farrington Highway
Kapolei, HI 96707
Building C, Room C225
TIME: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tentative Training Agenda:
8:30 - 9:30: Registration and breakfast
9:30 - 11:30: Federal Pell Grants and Iraq & Afghanistan Service Grants Training
11:30 - 12:30: Federal Update via Webinar by Bruce Honer, U.S. Department of Education Training Officer
12:30 - 2:00: Lunch
2:00 - 4:00: Financial Aid 101 Workshop (Open to all HS Counselors, Community Outreach Specialists, Financial Aid Ambassadors)*
* Financial Aid Administrators who would like additional FAFSA and FSA ID Training are welcome to attend.
PDF copy of the PacFAA Fall Training Agenda.
Getting to University of Hawai'i - West O'ahu:
The University of Hawai‘i – West O‘ahu is located in the City of Kapolei on the island of O‘ahu approximately 20 minutes west of the Honolulu International Airport.
Westbound: Take Exit 3 (Kapolei/Ewa). Turn left at the first traffic light (Kualakai Parkway). Turn right at the third traffic light (Farrington Highway). The UH West O‘ahu campus entrance will be to your left.
Eastbound: Take Exit 3. Turn right onto Kualakai Parkway, and turn right at the second traffic light (Farrington Highway). The UH West O‘ahu campus entrance will be to your left.
Parking: Please park on the gravel lot "Overflow Lot" on the left hand side once you enter campus.