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The purpose of Norfolk State University's financial aid program is to provide assistance to qualified students who, without such aid, would be unable to attend the university. Aid is awarded on the basis of Need as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).  Norfolk State FAFSA ID code is 003765.

Hours

Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Every first Thursday: 8 a.m.–7 p.m.

Contact Information

Office of Financial Aid
Norfolk State University
700 Park Avenue
Norfolk, VA 23504

Email:  financialaid@nsu.edu

Location on campus

Student Services Center, Suite 211
Financial Aid Telephone - (757) 823-8381
Financial Aid Toll Free - 1-800-365-5517
Financial Aid Fax - (757) 823-9059

Financial Aid Staff

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

 


Tarik J. Boyd – Associate Director of Compliance

 

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Cassondra Gwathney – Associate Director of Operations

 


Tara Alexander – Assistant Director of Scholarships & Grants

 


Juanita Riddick – Administrative Assistant to the Director

 

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Brandon Gilchrist – Financial Aid Systems Analyst (System Administrator)

 


Shakehma Bonney – Work Study Coordinator

 

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Donna Coston – Phone Center Operator

 

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Ronald Cruz – Student Service Specialist

 

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Malik A. Gladden – Financial Aid Advisor (Exit Counseling, Default Prevention & Financial Literacy)



Patrice Johnson – Student Loan Coordinator (Federal)
 


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Karen Jones – Processor A-L

 


Vashana Jones – Student Services Specialist

 


Sherrie Mitchell – Scholarship Specialist

 

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Patricia Morgan – Processor M-Z

 


Connie Sivels – Pell Grant Coordinator

 

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Kesha Wilson – Financial Aid Counselor (SAP & Special Circumstance)

 


Keshia Woodous – Loan & Technical Analyst (PLUS, Alternative, Institutional)