Student Aid Services

Vice President: Pennie Strong - - 770.724.9014

Call Center

Provides general information regarding GAfutures, GSFAPPS, lottery- and state-funded scholarship, grant and loan program options.

Program and General Website Information - - 800.505.4732

Program Administration

Provides program eligibility and program regulations information, initial eligibility for the HOPE and Zell Miller Scholarship programs, administrative review process and exception requests.

Program Administration - - 770.724.9251

Eligibility, Origination and Disbursement

Provides assistance to postsecondary institutions with processing student applications, origination, disbursement, and invoices and reconciliation of the lottery- and state- funded scholarship, grant, and loan programs. Provides assistance with SURFER inquiries.

Associate Vice President - - 770.724.9039

Origination and Disbursement - - 800.505.4732 option 5.1

SAL Financial Aid Professionals -

Student Access Loan Questions (borrowers) -

Postsecondary Services

Provides school visits, training, and guidance on lottery- and state-funded scholarship, grant, and loan programs.

Mendi Morrow - - 770.724.9062

College HOPE Eligibility Calculation Service (CHECS)

Provide assistance to the eligible postsecondary institutions with the CHECS system and provide assistance to college students with the HOPE and Zell Miller Scholarship and Grant academic eligibility and information page.


Dual Enrollment Program

Provides assistance with the Dual Enrollment funding application and program requirements.

Dual Enrollment -