FOIA

Disability

Under the Higher Education Act, individuals who are totally and permanently disabled (TPD) are eligible to have their federal student loans forgiven. Many eligible borrowers have not been granted the relief they deserve.

 

FOIA Request Re: TPD Matching Programs

Seeking: Data on the Department’s implementation of the TPD regulation for borrowers who were identified as eligible for relief pursuant to matching agreements with the VA and SSA.

Documents

On January 29, 2020, the Department provided a final response. The documents are available here