Counselor Resources

Welcome to the Financial Aid Resource page for high school counselors! The OASFAA Outreach Committee hopes that you'll find the information on these pages useful in your search to make higher education affordable. Send comments or questions about this information to [email protected].

On this page, you'll find:

High School Counselor Workshops

Registration is open! 

Please register below at the host site of your choice. If you have questions about a workshop, please contact the host site coordinator directly.

(Please note: When you register for a financial aid workshop, you will be prompted to create a username and password. This allows you to sign up for the Counselor Database listserve to be informed about upcoming training opportunities, and makes the registration process for future events easier.)

Host site Date Host Site Coordinator Host Site Coordinator Email
University of Cincinnati October 7, 2019 Jeremy Orndorff [email protected]
Shawnee State University October 8, 2019 Nicole Neal [email protected]
Kent State University October 8, 2019 Pamela Lafleur [email protected]
Ohio University Zanesville October 11, 2019 Vicki DeLucas [email protected]
Ohio Northern University October 18, 2019 Melanie Weaver [email protected]
Ashland University October 18, 2019 Krystal Reynolds [email protected]
University of Dayton December 2, 2019 Cody McMillen [email protected]
Baldwin Wallace University December 6, 2019 Laura Boswell [email protected]
Bowling Green State University December 9, 2019 Linda Hamman [email protected]
Marietta College December 9, 2019 Marlon Jones [email protected]
Stark State College December 13, 2019 Jennifer Arn [email protected]
Capital University December 13, 2019 Jesse McMillan [email protected]



Financial Aid 101 Webinar for Newer Counselors

This free webinar is for newer High School, Access, TRiO, and AmeriCorps counselors, as well as any brand new admissions or financial aid counselors. If you are in your first several years assisting high school students through the paying for college process, this webinar will provide an overview of the financial aid programs available to students. The steps that students must take in pursuing financial aid their senior year of high school will also be covered. 

Download the 2019 FA 101 Webinar Slides

Watch the recorded 2019 FA 101 Webinar



OACAC Articulation Financial Aid Presentation Slides

As presented the week of September 3, 2019 by the OASFAA Outreach Committee.

Download the 2019 OACAC Articulation Financial Aid Presentation.  


College Access and School Counselors Contact Database

  • Access to Counselor Database Listserve Coming Soon! 
  • Benefits of signing up for Counselor Database Listserve:
    • Workshop registration information
    • Counselor event announcements and details
    • Training announcements


High School Financial Aid Night Presenters

  • Request a Financial Aid Night PresenterThe OASFAA Outreach Committee can help facilitate your school's Financial Aid Night by helping to connect you with local financial aid professionals willing to present at your school.


Ohio FAFSA Completions Year over Year
Click here to see the year over year FAFSA completion percentage, courtesy of our friends at NCAN via their Form Your Future web site.


Counselor Resources



Feel free to use these publications in your FAFSA completion efforts! If there's something you need that isn't listed below, let us know