The Sage Colleges and ALBANY LAW SCHOOL
(Home School) (Host School)
The Sage Colleges and the Host School listed above are hereby entering into a consortium agreement for the purpose of processing
Title IV Financial Aid awards, including Stafford Loans, or private educational loans for which the student may be eligible. It is
understood that both institutions are eligible institutions as defined by Section 600.9(b) or 34CFR Part 600.
PART 1: TO BE COMPLETED BY THE STUDENT
Name:_______________________________________________ Sage ID Number:_________________
Current Permanent Address: Address While Studying Away:
I plan to take the following course(s): Note: Courses offered at The Sage Colleges are NOT allowable as part of this
Consortium Agreement. They must be taken at Sage unless circumstances require that they be taken elsewhere.
After “Term” indicate whether the course will be taken in summer, fall, or spring and give the year.
Ex. “Fall 10”
1.__________________________________________________________Term_________ CR hours________
2 ._________________________________________________________ Term__________CR hours________
The student is approved to take the course(s) above, which will be transferred back as part of the
student’s academic program.
(Signature of Advisor or Program Coordinator)
Under this consortium agreement, the student will:
Be enrolled in a degree program at The Sage Colleges (home school).
Maintain satisfactory academic progress.
Take courses at the Host School which are transferable to his or her Sage Colleges
degree as certified by The Sage Colleges.
Notify The Sage Colleges’ financial aid office if he or she does not begin attendance in the
courses listed and approved in this consortium agreement.
Immediately inform the Home and Host School of any change in enrollment status,
including withdrawing from all courses or substitution of approved courses.
Ensure that the Host School provides The Sage Colleges with an academic transcript
upon completion of the consortium period.
Pay tuition, fees, and other expenses as charged by The Sage Colleges and/or Host School.
Student’s Signature:_________________________________________________ Date:___________________
PART 2: TO BE COMPLETED BY THE HOST INSTITUTION
The Host School certifies the period of enrollment is___________________ to ___________________.
The Host School certifies the student is registered for ______ credits.
The Host School will monitor the enrollment of the student and notify the home institution if the student
withdraws or drops below half-time status (5 credits) during the period of this agreement.
The Host School will provide The Sage Colleges with cost-of-attendance figures for the period of the student’s enrollment
covered by this agreement.
Tuition & Fees: $___________ Transportation: $___________
Books & Supplies: $___________ Medical/Dental: $___________
Room/Tel/Util: $___________ Loan Fees: $___________
Food: $___________ Personal: $___________
The Host School agrees not to process or disburse Title IV funds to the student during the period covered
by this agreement.
The Host School will conduct Enrollment Reporting to the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS).
The Host School will provide the Home School with an academic transcript upon completion of the consortium period.
Host School Signature:________________________________________ Date:___________________
Printed Name:_______________________________________________ Title:_________________________________________
E-mail Address: _____________________________________________ Telephone:___________________________
Name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address of person at Host School to whom check(s) for payment should be sent:
PART 3: TO BE COMPLETED BY THE SAGE COLLEGES
The Sage Colleges certifies that the student is enrolled in a degree program.
The Sage Colleges agrees to process the student’s Title IV financial aid application and provide payment of Title IV funds (if
eligible) as appropriate for the consortium period.
The Sage Colleges will make available applicable student consumer information required under Title IV.
The Sage Colleges certifies that the student is making satisfactory academic progress toward the completion of his or her
The Sage Colleges will accept transfer credits for previously approved courses upon which the student receives a grade of C-
or better, from the Host School, and these courses will apply to the student’s degree.
The Sage Colleges will notify the lender if the host institution indicates the student has withdrawn or dropped below half-
time status (6 credits) during the period of this agreement.
The Sage Colleges will calculate returns of Title IV funds, when appropriate.
The Sage Colleges will maintain Title IV record keeping and reporting requirements.
Financial Aid Signature:______________________________________________________ Date:_____________________
Printed Name: ________________________________________ Title: __________________________________________
E-mail Address: ________________________________________________ Telephone: ____________________________
Please return completed consortium agreement to The Sage Colleges, Financial Aid office, 45 Ferry Street, Troy, NY 12180
E-MAIL: email@example.com/ PHONE: (518)244-4525/ FAX: (518)244-2460