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The 2013 Common Manual

The Common Manual: Unified Student Loan Policy is a definitive source for Federal Family Education Loan Program statutory and regulatory requirements, departmental guidance, and guarantor policy information.

The Common Manual is updated regularly with recently approved policy proposals, so it is always current. New language is underlined; strikethroughs identify deleted text.

By clicking on the link below, you can download the most recent update of the Common Manual in PDF format.

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