Contact Us

Our students choose NSU because we offer encouragement, growth, and personal development. Students visit our office to get assistance to fund their education. They also visit our office because we listen to their issues and offer support to help them thrive. Our job is valuable because we provide the funding they need to become successful, productive citizens. We are here to serve student and provide a caring and nurturing experience. They are our future, we see the future in them. This is how we make dreams come true.


Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Every first Thursday: 8 a.m.–6 p.m.

Contact Information

Office of Financial Aid
Student Services Center, Suite 211

Norfolk State University
700 Park Avenue
Norfolk, VA 23504


Financial Aid Telephone - (757) 823-8381
Financial Aid Toll Free - 1-800-365-5517
Financial Aid Fax - (757) 823-9059

Faculty and Staff

Dr. Melissa J. BarnesMelissa J. Barnes, Ed.D. 
Director of Financial Aid