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Webinar: Uniform Residential Loan Application (URLA): Deadline March 1, 2021
Wednesday, January 06, 2021, 03:00pm - 04:30pm

The URLA has finally been updated! Implementation dates have been set and reset. There are new features, fields, and format to learn and integrate by March 1. This webinar will break down the details, parse the new form, and put you on the path to successful URLA implementation!


  • Work with the new data fields and expanded application
  • Properly capture information on multiple applicants
  • Use the form’s dynamic expandable and collapsible capabilities
  • Know when to use each of the five sections, including the unmarried addendum
  • Develop an implementation plan
  • Effectively train staff on data collection and application completion
  • Document integration testing exercises for internal processes or third-party relationships
  • Customize procedures and policies to guide staff during URLA completion
  • Identify and meet critical implementation dates and deadlines
  • Recognize the availability of aids for enhancing interactions with non-English-speaking applicants


With the new year comes the revised, modernized Uniform Residential Loan Application (URLA), now available in an interactive (fillable) PDF. After two decades, this form needed updating! The new appearance has enhanced lenders’ data-capture opportunities with borrowers and ability to fulfill evolving compliance obligations.

There are new features, fields, and format to learn as you prepare for successful implementation of this critical mortgage-loan document by the March 1, 2021, deadline. This webinar will detail the new URLA’s five sections, offer implementation and training tips, and explain the subtle formatting features and enhanced data collection elements. Now is the time to familiarize yourself with the new URLA and explore additional resources, including aids for non-English speaking applicants.


This informative session will benefit mortgage loan officers, loan processing and closing staff, mortgage quality-control staff, underwriters, auditors, compliance personnel, and anyone who completes or relies on the URLA.


  • List of URLA implementation resources
  • Implementation action plan
  • Grid to accurately state the loan purpose under TRID, URLA, and HMDA
  • Activities to enhance URLA training sessions
  • Worksheet to document implementation testing
  • Employee training log
  • Interactive quiz

SPEAKER:  Molly Stull, Brode Consulting Services, Inc.

Molly Stull began her career as a teller while working on her undergraduate degree and has continued working in the financial industry ever since. She has experienced the growth of a hometown bank, branch mergers, charter changes, name changes, etc. Molly has activated business resumption plans, performed secondary market quality control reviews, processed wires, filed SARs, and coordinated reviews with external auditors and examiners. Her favorite role has always been educating staff and strongly believes that if staff understands the reason for a process they will be more compelled to follow the procedures. Molly holds a bachelor’s from the University of Akron and an MBA from Ashland University.