Contacting OSFA

Important information on how to contact OSFA, schedule a Zoom or in-person appointment with a financial aid counselor, and get us your scholarship checks and important documents.

 

By phone: Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

By email: osfa@uga.edu

Talk to a Financial Aid Counselor: To keep our students and staff healthy, OSFA is not accepting walk in visitors at this time. Click here to schedule a Zoom or in-person appointment with a counselor or a time for OSFA to call you.

Drop off scholarship checks:

The preferred method to receive scholarship checks is by mail:

Office of Student Financial Aid
220 Holmes/Hunter Academic Building
Athens, GA 30602-6114

Be sure to include the student’s name and student id (811 number) on the check.

If you want to deliver your scholarship check in person:

  • include the student’s name and student id (811 number) on the check
  • place the check in an envelope,
  • clearly write on the envelope that it is a scholarship check

and 

Drop the check in OSFA’s Drop Box which is located inside the Holmes-Hunter Academic Building. Enter the building from the back/Herty Drive entrance and the drop box is along the wall.

This option is available Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM.

OSFA Drop Box

 

Getting other documents to OSFA:

By mail:

Office of Student Financial Aid
220 Holmes/Hunter Academic Building
Athens, GA 30602-6114

 

By fax: (706) 542-8217

 

While OSFA does not accept items via email attachment, UGA students can send files to osfa@uga.edu through UGA’s secure SendFiles service. You can find more information on how to do that here.

 

UGA students can also contact our office for permission to upload the required document to our secure portal.