JOINT MEETING OF THE
LOUISIANA STUDENT FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE COMMISSION
&
LOUISIANA TUITION TRUST AUTHORITY


TUESDAY, AUGUST 19, 2014
LOUISIANA RETIREMENT SYSTEMS BUILDING (LASERS)
10:30 a.m.

(In the event a quorum of the members is not achieved, in accordance with the Bylaws of the Commission,
the Executive Committee of the Commission may meet to act upon items on this agenda.)


AGENDA

Roll Call

Introductions and Announcements

Minutes

Public Comment

LOSFA Strategic Plan

Executive Director
START
Public Information & Communications (PIC)
Finance
Scholarship/Grants (SG)
GEAR UP
Legal
Human Resources (HR)
Audit
Information Technology (IT)
Data Management/Reporting

New Business

1. Consider adoption of the monetary amount that will constitute the Average Award Amount (TOPS Tech), to be awarded to TOPS recipients who are pursuing a vocational or technical education certificate or diploma at a proprietary or cosmetology school during the 2014-15 academic year.

2. Consider and Act Upon the Attached Requests for Exception to the TOPS Regulatory Provisions that Require Students to Enroll Full-Time, to Remain Continuously Enrolled, and to Earn at Least 24 Credit Hours During the Academic Year.