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Megan Simpson
Director of Financial Aid

La Kesha Landers
Senior Financial Aid Counselor

Melinda King
Financial Aid Counselor

Lisa Garrett
Financial Aid Counselor

Ana Clayton
Financial Aid Processor

Damon McMillon
Financial Aid Counselor

Lauren Walker
Financial Aid Processor

Amelia Price
Financial Aid Assistant

Emily Russell
Financial Aid Assistant


 

 

Announcements

Complete your 2014-2015 FAFSA NOW!

Spring Fee Payment Deadline = January 7, 2015 at 5:00pm

***SAP Appeal Deadline = January 5, 2015***

Monitor your aid via the CHECK MY AID STATUS link on SCORE to ensure your file is complete and no additional information is needed to determine your eligibility. Processing can take 2-4 weeks, please ensure your balance is covered 100% by Fee Payment Deadline to prevent losing your class schedule.  All authorized aid can be viewed on your SCHEDULE/BILL.

The Business Office is responsible for issuing refunds and the Higher One card. You may contact the Office of Financial Aid or the Business Office by clicking on the “NEED HELP?” link below.

Welcome

The Department of Student Financial Aid is here to assist you in the application process for all types of financial aid.  Financial Aid is available to eligible students in the form of grants, scholarships, loans and work programs.

To be considered for Federal and State financial aid, you must be admitted to Georgia Highlands College and complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid.  On the FAFSA, you should request that the information be sent to Georgia Highlands College. Our school code is 009507.

GHC Confidentiality

Georgia Highlands College complies with the Family Education Rights and Privacy Act, also known as FERPA, which prohibits the release of educational records without student  permission.  FERPA states that the college, its agents, faculty, staff, and administrators are not allowed to share educational information with anyone (including parents and spouses) without the written authorization and consent of the student.

Walk-In Customer Service Confidentiality Policy

Students who wish to know specific information (i.e. types of awards and/or dollar amounts, etc.) about their financial aid records are required to provide the Financial Aid Department staff with their GHC ID Card.  Information concerning a student's file will not be released to a parent, spouse, or any other relative without the express written consent of the student.  You may, however, obtain specific information regarding your financial aid file by visiting your SCORE account.  We will accept photo identification for new students who are in the process of applying to GHC and have not received their ID Card.

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Telephone Customer Service Confidentiality Policy

Only general information (i.e. forms required to complete your financial aid file, whether your file is complete or not) will be released via the telephone.  Information concerning a student's file will not be released to a parent, spouse, or any other relative without the express written consent of the student.  The student, however, may obtain specific information regarding their financial aid file by visiting their SCORE account.  Social Security numbers will not be accepted over the phone.

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3175 Cedartown Hwy
Rome, GA 30161
706-802-5000
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5441 Highway 20 NE
Cartersville, GA 30121
678-872-8000

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5901 Stewart Pkwy
Douglasville, GA 30135
678-872-4200

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Marietta, GA 30060
678-872-8501
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Dallas, GA 30132
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Page last updated: December 16, 2014