U. S. Department of Education – Program Review Risk Assessment

It begins with a phone call from the U.S. Department of Education. You heard that FSA was increasing the number of program reviews it conducts, and although you hoped that your school would be at the bottom of their list, it was simply inevitable that it would happen sooner or later.

You’ve just been informed that you have two weeks to prepare! You say to yourself “Boy, am I lucky”…not-so much.

After you hang up the phone, your brain kicks into overdrive;

Why were we selected?

Are we prepared for this?

How should we prepare?

What documents, publications and records will they need?

What if there are findings?
What if they are systemic findings?
What if there are liabilities?

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