PFAT holds the 15th annual webcast: “A New Dimension in Financial Aid”.
At the 2011 PASFAA Conference, PASFAA President Ken Grugel presents PHEAA President & CEO Jim Preston with a plaque commemorating the late Ken Reeher’s leadership of PHEAA from 1964 to 1991. The plaque is now on permanent display in the main lobby at PHEAA Headquarters.
The Winter 2012 issue of the PASFAA Post moves to a fully web-based presentation, as opposed to the on-line PDF presentation.
The 30th annual Don Raley Institute is held June 11-14, 2012 on the Dickinson College campus in Carlisle, PA.
The fall conference, held October 29-31, 2012 at the Harrisburg Hilton Hotel, is the first of the new three-day conference format, as well as the first to be affected by a natural weather disaster, Hurricane Sandy, which reduces attendance to only about 140 of the original 320 registrants.
PASFAA turns 45!
PASFAA launches NextPAGE, PASFAA’s Advancement of Generations Exchange, a training, networking, and mentoring program geared toward newer Financial Aid Administrators.
PASFAA Council adds an Institutional Membership Level as a Two Year Pilot Program (now a permanent option).
The Senior Administrator Workshop is first offered as a pre-conference training.
Both a Facebook page and a Twitter account are initiated as ways to heighten communication.
The new PASFAA Communications Committee, responsible for public relations/marketing, news releases, and social media, is launched.
After 32 years in Carlisle, the Don Raley Institute is held in a new location, the Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center in State College.
PASFAA Council, the 2018 Conference Committee, and the Historian Committee begin to make plans for celebration of PASFAA’s 50th birthday at the 2018 50th anniversary conference at the Penn Stater.
Plans are made, for the first time in the history of the Spring Training program, to hold the trainings on college campuses, rather than at hotel conference facilities. A huge snow storm forces the cancellation of the eastern event on Tuesday, March 14th at Kutztown University. The western event, two days later on March 16th at Slippery Rock University, goes on as planned.
The 35th Don Raley Institute is held June 7-9, 2017 at the Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center in State College, PA.
PASFAA Council adopts its’ first PASFAA Community and Inclusion Statement.
The tenth Leadership Development Workshop is offered as a pre-conference opportunity at the 50th anniversary conference, which is held October, 22 – 24, 2018 at the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel, State College, PA.