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 Important information and helpful tools:

We have multiple offices on each of the FAU Campuses.  Read below to find members of our staff, locations, and office hours.  As well, follow the button below to learn more about contacting your specific Financial Aid Counselor.

Contact Your Financial Aid Counselor


Boca Raton/Main Campus Contact Information

Campus Address & Phone:

777 Glades Road, Bldg. SU-80 Rm. 233
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Tel: 561-297-3530 

Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday - 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday - 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

FAFSA School Code: 001481

Financial Aid Counselor Contacts (Look-up by Student Last Name)

First 4 Letters of Student Last Name Counselor Name Email Phone
AAAA-BELM Julia Lampman 561-297-2737
BELN-CAUD + Federal Work Study  Sara Hejazi 561-297-1250
CAUE-DEUT + FAU High Barbara Stern 561-297-3518
DEUU-FRIA + National Merit (Benacquisto) Vera Rey-Beach 561-297-3525
FRIB-HEND Derek Phillips 954-236-1230
HENE-KHAS Wilton Brown 561-297-4052
KHAT-MANM + Athletes Rosie Cruz 561-297-2557
MANN-MURQ Ed Hayward 954-236-1231
MURR-PONB Rose Paul 561-297-0678
PONC-RUSR Tracy Young 561-799-8137
RUSS-SILV + Special Programs Ana Gagula 561-297-1076
SILW-TRIP + ACI Jolla Molinar 561-799-8111
TTIQ-ZZZZ Nicholas Lloyd 561-297-3526
Wilkes Honors College Students Chrissy Gass 561-799-8633
Kelly/Strul Scholars Liaison + Foundation and Hardship Scholarships Shelley Wellington 561-297-1009


Customer Service/Front Desk/Phones Contacts

Name Title Email Phone
Ana Gagula Associate Director for Customer Service and Public Relations 561-297-1076
David Richards Sr. Financial Aid Officer, Front Desk/Phones Manager 561-297-1156


Federal Work Study & Off Campus Jobs Contacts

Name Title Email Phone
Sara Hejazi Coordinator, FWS and JLD 561-297-1250


Verification Contacts

Name Title Email Phone
Barbara Stern Assistant Director, Verification Supervisor 561-297-3518
Nicole Ryan Coordinator, Verifications 561-297-4615


Scholarship Contacts

Name Title Email Phone
Vera Rey Beach Assistant Director - State Programs, Scholarships & Grants 561-297-3525
Rose Paul Coordinator, External Scholarships 561-297-0678
Shelley Wellington      Coordinator, Foundation Scholarships 561-297-1009
Rosie Cruz Assistant Director Federal Programs, Athletes 561-297-2557
Julia Lampman Financial Aid & Scholarship Specialist, Institutional Scholarships 561-297-2737


Federal Programs Contacts

Name Title Email Phone
Rosie Cruz Assistant Director, Federal Programs, Plus Loans 561-297-2557
Alex Laurent Associate Director, Federal Programs 561-297-3528
Ed Hayward Coordinator, Private/Alternative Loans 954-236-1231
Egan Saint-Michael Coordinator, Pell Grant 561-297-4069
Nicholas Lloyd Coordinator, FAFSA and ISIR Loading Specialist 561-297-3526


Financial Aid Technical Support Contacts

Name Title Email Phone
Theresia Lau Assistant Director - Tech and Automated Systems 561-297-2380
Thomas Falloretta Coordinator, Computer Applications 561-297-3521
Joshua Dorsch Assistant Director - Financial Aid Systems 561-297-2736


Operations Contacts

Name Title Email Phone
Tracy Boulukos Assistant Vice President for Financial Aid & New Student Initiatives 561-297-3531
Alex Laurent Associate Director - Operations 561-297-3528
Paul Agostinelli           Associate Director - Technical and Business Operations 561-297-3532
Eldina Visnjic Financial Aid Optimization and Compliance Manager 561-297-0232
Maria Faber Fiscal Operations Officer 561-297-2738
Beata Bregman Assistant Director Post-Disbursement, Finance & Administration 561-297-3529
Caitlin Siat Coordinator, Reconciliation and R2T4 561-297-4618
Susan Schuknecht Financial Aid Administrative Support and Events Specialist 561-297-3522
Suzanne Paton Compliance and Training Officer, Student Financial Aid 561-297-2751


Ft. Lauderdale/Davie Campus Contact Information

Campus Address & Phone:

3200 College Avenue Bldg LA-Lobby Central
Davie, FL 33314
Tel: 954-236-1229

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

FAFSA School Code: E00584

Davie Partner Campus - Financial Aid Staff

Name Title Email Phone
Derek Phillips Associate Director - Student Financial Aid 954-236-1230
Edward Hayward Assistant Director - Student Financial Aid 954-236-1231
George Costa    Senior Financial Aid Officer 954-236-1232
Regina Thomas       Senior Financial Aid Officer 954-236-1134


Jupiter/MacArthur Campus Contact Information

Campus Address:

5353 Parkside Drive Bldg SR-139
Jupiter, FL 33458
Tel: (561) 799-8697

Office Hours:
Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday - 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday & Wednesday - 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

FAFSA School Code: E00830

Jupiter Partner Campus - Financial Aid Staff

Name Title Email Phone
Chrissy Gass Director of Financial Aid for Partner Campuses 561-799-8633
Jolla Molinar Asst. Director of Financial Aid 561-799-8111
Tracy Young Coordinator 561-799-8137


Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine

Office of Medical Student Financial Aid
Ellen Gomes, Director of Medical Student Financial Aid

Community Part-Time Jobs - Boca Raton Campus:

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.



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