Simulating FM Data



  1. Begin by navigating to the Student Income/Assets page.


    Click the Financial Aid link.

    Step 1
  2. Click the Federal Application Data link.

    Step 2
  3. Click the Simulate 2006-2007 FM INAS link.

    Step 3
  4. Enter the desired information into the ID field. Enter

     a valid value

    Step 4
  5. Click the Search button.

    Step 5
  6. Use the Student Income/Assets page to change income and asset values prior to INAS calculation.

    Step 6
  7. When you click the Get Federal Data button, the system copies the student's latest ISIR data to this page.


    Click the Get Federal Data button.

    Step 7
  8. The AGI field displays the student's adjusted gross income.


    Click in the AGI field.

    Step 8
  9. Enter the desired information into the AGI field. Enter

     a valid value

    Step 9
  10. Click in the U. S. Tax Paid field.

    Step 10
  11. Enter the desired information into the U. S. Tax Paid field. Enter

     a valid value

    Step 11
  12. Click in the Student's Earnings field.

    Step 12
  13. Enter the desired information into the Student's Earnings field. Enter

     a valid value

    Step 13
  14. You click the INAS button to invoke a Remote Function Call of the INAS calculation.


    Click the INAS button.

    Step 14
  15. You click the Use Simulated Data button to move the simulated data into production.


    Click the Use Simulated Data button.

    Step 15
  16. Click the Yes button.

    Step 16
  17. To verify and update the correction status, open up a new browser window and navigate to the FAFSA Information page in the ISIR Data Corrections component.


    Click the New Window link.

    Step 17
  18. Click in the ID field.

    Step 18
  19. Enter the desired information into the ID field. Enter

     a valid value

    Step 19
  20. Click the Correct 2006-2007 ISIR records link.

    Step 20
  21. Use the FAFSA Information page to verify the correction and to ensure that the Correction Status field is set to Send.

    Step 21
  22. Click the Correction Status list.

    Step 22
  23. Ensure that the Correction Status field is set to Send. If not, manually flag the student's record as a correction to send to the CPS.


    Click the Send list item.

    Step 23
  24. Click the Assumptions\School Codes tab.

    Step 24
  25. Use the Assumptions\School Codes page to enter corrections to a student's choice of school and housing, to override a student's dependency status, and to override FAFSA Assumption and/or Reject information on behalf of the student. You can use this page to override this data.

    Step 25
  26. Click the Adjusted EFC Calc Requested option.

    Step 26
  27. Click the vertical scrollbar.

    Step 27
  28. Click the vertical scrollbar.

    Step 28
  29. Click the Save button.

    Step 29

You have successfully performed an INAS simulation and verified the correction status.

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