AutoReconciliation uses the monthly SAS report delivered to your school’s SAIG mailbox during the first full weekend of each month. The monthly SAS report for the Loan Detail is only available as year to date on the monthly SAS report, AutoReconciliation uses the year to date loan activity information in its calculations. The reports must be in a fixed-length flat file and have the following message classes:
Direct Loans DSLFYYOP
Pell Grant PGRCYYOP (Note: Pell uses the Pell Reconciliation File report rather than the Pell SAS report)
TEACH Grant THSYYYOP
SAS on Demand reports have a different message class and format from the monthly reports delivered into your SAIG mailbox.
Please Note: Your SAS file cannot have any extra headers or trailers in the file besides the SAS header and footers. If all of your SAIG files go through your student information systems it may add additional headers trailer that must be removed.
SAS Report Headers appear like the example below:
DL HEADER 0220DSLF18OPAS8G000002018050505063520180505050635
SAS Report Footers appear like the example below:
Highlighted below is an example of an extra header and trailer that need to be removed prior to uploading into AutoReconciliation.
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