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2003-2004 Institutional Effectiveness Plans

Student Financial Aid

Account Number 255000

Related College Strategic Goal & Objective

Objective (Please number each objective and provide a detailed description)

Measurable Outcome Directly Related to the Objective

Expected Cost (Budget: Adequate or Increase $______)

Steps for Assessing Outcomes for each Objective

Goal VI

The College will assure access to programs and services.


Improve electronic services for financial aid applicants.


90% of forms that do not require an original signature will be available on the VSCC web by Jan. 30, 2004




1.       Provide information to students about how to electronically check their financial aid status and funding.

2.       Convert present file processing system to use less paper and more computer procedures

3.       Offer electronic entrance and exit loan interviews

4.       Promote total electronic application of FAFSA

5.       Offer more Financial Aid forms on our web site as PDF files





Goal II

The College will improve its image with all constitu-ents.


Develop methods of strengthening image.



Methods will be developed by June 30, 2004




1.       Increase publicity of scholarship availability.

2.       Increase publicity of scholarship recipients.

3.       Increase the presence of FAO staff on high school campuses.

4.       Improve FAO “eye appeal”


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