Release Notes: Item 1705-01

XML Schema 4.0c

This release upgrades FINANCIER to incorporate XML Schema 4.0c for 2017-18 COD reporting. In support of Gainful Employment requirements, the following fields are now in the Disbursement block for Pell, Direct Loans and TEACH Export processing, and are removed from the Award block:

There are no changes to the Import process for Direct Loans, Pell or TEACH. (There is a comment change made in WFDLI18B.)

Batches submitted using Schema 4.0c with invalid XML will be returned with Reject Edit 210. Previously, this scenario would produce Warning Edit 211. Warning Edit 211 will NOT be returned for batches using Schema 4.0c.

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