College Board PowerFAIDS

Helping your students find the resources they need to pursue their educational goals should be a rewarding experience, not a daunting one. PowerCampus® by Ellucian users are part of the more than 600 institutions that rely on PowerFAIDS, the financial aid solution from the College Board, to automate the entire financial aid process from need analysis calculations, awards, and communications, to reporting.

PowerFAIDS integrates with the various financial aid packages available from private organizations and the Department of Education, creating a single source of up-to-date information that staff members can use to serve both students and administrators. Integration with PowerCampus means that data moves easily between PowerFAIDS and PowerCampus applications, including anticipated and disbursed financial aid for incorporation into student statements.

With PowerFAIDS, you can more easily:

  • Dynamically track applications
  • Calculate student budgets
  • Perform need analysis
  • Manage and disperse funds confidently
  • Package aid awards
  • Process federal Pell Grants