Data at Work Blog

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ED Debit Card Still Maxing Out Privacy Concerns

In October, the Office of Federal Student Aid (FSA) released a notice inviting applications from banking providers interested in participating in the Payment Vehicle Account Pilot Program after an earlier solicitation in January 2018. The new notice improves upon the previous proposal by describing clearer data privacy and security requirements for students who choose to use the services, but it does not detail key protocols that are needed to protect students.

Letters and Comments

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PostsecData Reponse to the Promoting Real Opportunity, Success, and Prosperity through Education Reform (PROSPER) Act

This letter is submitted on behalf of the 22 undersigned members of the Postsecondary Data (PostsecData) Collaborative, in response to the introduction of the Promoting Real Opportunity, Success, and Prosperity Through Education Reform (PROSPER) Act (H.R. 4508) to reauthorize the Higher Education Act of 1965.

Resources and Reports

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