Why Join OASFAA?

OASFAA's mission is to promote financial aid awareness and educational opportunities for students by providing professional development opportunities for its members. Training opportunities

From conferences to in-person training's and webinars, OASFAA provides high quality, timely, and accurate training and professional development opportunities.

  • OASFAA Annual Conference
  • Financial Aid 101 & 201
  • Support Staff Workshop
  • Summer Drive In
  • Mentoring Program

Networking and Developing Friendships

OASFAA brings the higher education community together to discuss students’ financial aid needs and federal student aid programs and policies. We are exploring new communications outlets to help members stay connected and informed.

  • OASFAA website
  • OASFAA Listservs
  • Quarterly full color e-Newsletter
  • Facebook Group

Professional Development that Helps Members Grow Outside their Current Position

  • Serving on OASFAA Committees and developing new skills
  • Building long-term relationships and a good reputation
  • Getting to know people who can assist you and help you grow

Resources and Connections with Other Schools, Association Members, State and Federal Representatives

OASFAA advocates on behalf of the financial aid community and the students and Institutions we serve.

Quality Conferences at a Reasonable Cost

Attend conferences and training's that bring together student financial aid professionals and colleagues, at OAFSAA member’s reduced rates, including:

  • OASFAA Annual Conference
  • WASFAA Annual conference

The OASFAA Annual Conference brings together more than 200 student financial aid professionals and colleagues for three packed days of workshops, educational sessions, networking opportunities, and special events.

The conference is held each February at various locations throughout our beautiful state. Conference programs are filled with beginning, intermediate, and advanced tracks.

OASFAA offers two kind of membership: voting and affiliate.

  •  Voting membership is limited to persons actively engaged as administrators and/or staff in student financial aid at post-secondary institutions in Oregon.
  • Affiliate membership shall be open to all other individuals.

The Association's business year and membership year is from June 1 through May 31. Membership in the organization is individual rather than institutional, and is therefore not transferable.

Membership Dues are $25 annually. OASFAA’s Membership year is June 1st through May 31st.

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