Financial-aid workshop planned

June 18th, 2015 10:28 am

First Posted: 1/7/2015

The University of Scranton is conducting a financial aid workshop for prospective students and their parents from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 13, in the fourth-floor Moskovitz Theater of the DeNaples Center. The workshop will be presented by William Burke, director of financial aid at the university, and will include a review of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and details regarding the university’s academic scholarship and need-based assistance programs. The program will also include information on federal- and state-aid programs, student and parent loans and alternative financing options. In the case of inclement weather, the workshop will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 20, at the same location. Reservations are suggested and can be made at For more information, call the university’s Financial Aid Office at 570-941-7701. Planning the workshop, from left: William Burke, director of financial aid; Melissa Bevacqua, associate director for outreach for admissions; Patricia Cegelka, assistant director of financial aid; and Jonathan Kirby, assistant director of financial aid.