Virtual Fall Training Series


The WASFAA Training Committee is excited to announce our Fall 2023 Virtual Training Series. Kicking off in August 2023, this series will provide a variety of virtual training opportunities throughout the fall semester. 

TopicSubject AreaDateTime
#5 Practice Makes Permanent: A Review of the Student Aid Index (SAI) Calculation and Case StudiesFAFSA SimplificationWednesday, September 20, 20232:00 - 4:00 PST
#6 Successfully Managing Campus Based Aid Programs Federal ComplianceTuesday, September 26, 20231:00 - 2:30 PST
#7 Create Affirming and Positive Spaces for LGBTQ+ Folx: LGBTQ 101IDEAATuesday, October 3, 2023 10:30 - 12:00 PST
#8 Navigating the FAFSA Simplification guidance on Professional Judgment Dependency Status Changes & Working with Homeless YouthFAFSA SimplificationWednesday, October 4, 202311:00 - 12:30 PST
#9 Create Affirming and Positive Spaces for LGBTQ+ Folx: LGBTQ 102IDEAAThursday, October 5, 202310:30 - 12:00 PST
#10 Emotional Intelligence for Conflict ManagementEmployee DevelopmentWednesday, October 11, 2023  1:00 - 2:30 PST
#11 Teamwork Makes the Dreamwork: Cross-Unit Collaboration & Communication    Employee DevelopmentThursday, November 2, 2023    10:30 - 12:00 PST
#12 Self-Discovery for Career PlanningEmployee DevelopmentTuesday, November 7, 20231:00 - 2:30 PST
#13 Understanding Unusual Enrollment History FlagsFederal ComplianceWednesday, November 8, 20231:00 - 2:30 PST
#14Hoʻomāhū: Rethinking Gender in Māhū and Native Hawaiian QueernessIDEAAThursday, November 16, 20232:00 - 3:00 PST
#15 R2T4: Don't Be Afraid!Federal ComplianceTuesday, December 5, 2023    2:00 - 3:30 PST
#16 Gainful EmploymentFederal ComplianceThursday, December 14, 202311:00 - 12:30 PST
Cost for full fall virtual training series:
  • Individual Member: $55
  • Institutional Member: $95
Non-Member Fee per virtual session:
  • Individual Non-Member: $135
*Please note: The cost to join WASFAA as an individual is $50, therefore, by becoming a member you will enjoy the entire series for a lower price than paying for one session alone.

Important Notes:
  • Once registered for the first session, a discount code will be provided to register for other sessions at no cost. The discount code can only be used by individuals who are members or are on an institutional roster. The discount code will not work for non-member fees.
  • In order to attend the session, attendees must register through the WASFAA website and then each attendee must register on Zoom
  • These sessions will not be recorded to view later. 
  • You must register for the session you plan to attend at least 1 day in advance.  Late registration is not accepted.
  • Sessions are offered in Pacific Time, please adjust your schedule accordingly.
  • If you have questions, you may email

Cancelation and Refund Policy for the Virtual Fall Training Series:

If you are requesting a 100% refund, your request by email must be received 24 hours before the first registered session.  If you wait to cancel the day of the first registered session for you or anyone in your institutional roster, there is no refund.  There are no partial refunds. Unpaid invoices 30 days prior to the event must be confirmed or registration will be canceled. Please send all cancelation notifications to and cc the