​Financial Aid Staff

The Office of Financial Aid and Scholarship Programs staff offers so much more than just a presentation of facts and figures.

They’re here to help you assemble your budget and remove any barriers that may stand in the way of your collegiate goals. Meet the staff that’s dedicated to helping you realize your dream to attend Syracuse University, as well as offering financial literacy training that will improve your life now and for many years to come.

Contact your financial aid counselor


Candis TingleCandis Tingle
Undergraduate Counselor
Last name: A to C

Cathy HillCatherine Hill
Undergraduate Counselor
Last name: D to H

Laura OrtizLaura Ortiz
Undergraduate Counselor
Last name I to M

Benjamin OceanBenjamin Ocean
Undergraduate Counselor
Last name: N-SH

Tamara White PortraitTamara White
Undergraduate Counselor
Last name: Si to Z

Stephanie Allen PortraitStephanie Barlow  
Assistant Director, External Resources
Tuition Benefits

Shelley Crawford PortraitShelley Crawford
Assistant Director
POSSE, HEOP, SSSP & other programs/partnerships

Jaclyn Collins PortraitJaclyn Collins
Assistant Director
Transfer Students & Undergraduate Veterans

Cynthia Roach PortraitCynthia Roach
Assistant Director
Graduate Students

Emily ZippichEmily Zipprich
Assistant Director
Athletic Awards

Maximo Flint-Morgan PortraitMax Flint-Morgan
Assistant Director
Undergraduate Scholarships, Haudenosaunee Promise, Phanstiel

Benita Rodriguez PortraitBenita Rodriguez
Assistant Director
Undergraduate Scholarships/Awards, External Scholarships, Say Yes, & ROTC

Derek Brainard PortraitDerek Brainard
Financial Literacy Coordinator

Patricia Hennigan PortraitPatricia Ann Hennigan
Senior Assistant Director

Patricia Johnson PortraitPatricia Johnson
Associate Director

Ernest Matthews III PortraitErnest Matthews III
Financial Aid Assistant

Sayyed Brown portraitSayyed Brown
Financial Aid Assistant

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