News Showing 1-10 of 1911 Filter Filters: Year 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 Topics Accounting and Financial Reporting Analytics Athletics Auxiliary Services, Campus Operations Campus Safety Community Colleges Comprehensive/Doctoral Institutions Dept. of Education Compliance Diversity and Inclusion Effectiveness E-Learning Endowment and Debt Management Energy Efficiency, Sustainability Facilities, Environmental Compliance FASB Finance Form 1098-T GASB Global Operations Grants Management Human Resources Leadership Legislative Update Organizational Effectiveness Planning and Budgeting Privacy & Data Security Regulations Research Universities Retirement Risk Management and Campus Security Small Institutions Student Financial Services Tax Technology August 10, 2020 What Did I Miss in Washington? July 28-August 10, 2020 → Higher education associations advocate for expanded COVID-19 relief for students and institutions, the IRS releases FAQs on leave-sharing plans, and more. August 10, 2020 GASB Exposure Draft Tackles the Financial Reporting Model → A final proposal culminating GASB’s seven-year reexamination of its landmark Statement No. 34 has been released. The most significant changes for public institutions are new MD&A requirements and an income (or loss) indicator after appropriations. August 07, 2020 ED Announces New FISAP Reporting Requirements → The Fiscal Operations Report and Application to Participate is now available, with several new reporting requirements due to regulatory flexibilities provided because of the COVID-19 pandemic. July 28, 2020 DHS Announces Sweeping DACA Changes → The Department of Homeland Security is limiting the DACA program significantly, as agency officials contemplate future attempts to eliminate the program altogether. July 27, 2020 What Did I Miss in Washington? July 14-27, 2020 → DHS issues new Fall 2020 guidance for international students, the IRS extends a filing deadline for tax-exempt hospitals, and more. July 24, 2020 GASB Seeks Revenue and Expense Field Testers → Public institutions are able to participate in a field test of the proposed standards in the recently released Preliminary Views, Revenue and Expense Recognition. This is an opportunity to work closely with GASB staff and influence final guidance. July 24, 2020 Main Street Lending Program Now Open to Nonprofits → The Federal Reserve Board has launched two new loan options under the Main Street Lending Program to offer access to credit to nonprofit organizations, including some colleges and universities. It is still unclear whether public institutions will be eligible to borrow under the program. July 24, 2020 Additional CARES Act HEERF Allocations Now Available → Schools that missed out on initial allocations from the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund, or those seeking additional aid via FIPSE program HEERF funds, may now begin to apply for and receive those resources. July 22, 2020 DHS Ordered to Review New DACA Applications → A federal judge has ordered the Trump administration to begin accepting and reviewing new Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program applications, after a nearly three-year period in which new applications were not considered. July 17, 2020 ED Releases Limited Guidance on CARES Act Reporting and Extends FISAP and EADA Deadlines → As institutions eagerly await further CARES Act reporting guidance, the Department of Education shared some – but not much – information on quarterly reporting requirements.