Post Tagged with: "Office of Student Financial Services"

RA Benefits Come at Cost of Financial Aid

For students who become resident assistants, the free room and partial board and meal stipends are attractive perks. Yet these perks can come with a price tag, as RA benefits are deducted from the aid package given to those on financial aid. Michelle Haines (SFS ’14) recently proposed a change to[Read More…]

by February 22, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Aid Appeals Decline

Georgetown’s Office of Student Financial Services plans to increase funds for financial aid and scholarships by 14 percent this academic year in response to the number of appeals submitted by current students. This year’s appeal cycle has yielded 400 appeals for more financial aid, down from 500 appeals last year.[Read More…]

by November 2, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

$1 Million Less In Work Study

The university has lost over $1 million from the Federal Work-Study Program this year leading to a decrease of 946 awards in funds available for students this year. Current funding for Georgetown’s Federal Work-Study Program has decreased from $4,545,282 for the 2009-2010 school year, to $3,345,308 for the 2010-2011 school[Read More…]

by October 1, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News