Volunteer with OASFAA!

The committees below welcome OASFAA member volunteers. If interested in serving on one or more of these committees, or running for an elected position, please complete the Volunteer Interest Form

 

Communications and Website - The Communications and Website Committee keeps the membership informed of OASFAA's events, plans and goals. The main responsibilities of this committee are to publish a monthly newsletter, maintain the OASFAA website and monitor the OASFAA listserv.

 

Professional Development - The Professional Development Committee provides training activities to promote professional advancement of OASFAA members throughout the year, including virtual opportunities as well in-person training at the annual conference. 

 

Outreach - The Outreach Committee shares information with the community through a variety of activities and training programs such as OACAC Articulation, financial aid 101 and 201 training sessions for new counselors (admissions, financial aid, schools, etc.), school counselor workshops and FAFSA high school night presentations.

 

Diversity - The Diversity Committee assists in providing training and raising awareness to membership on the diverse needs of students and the changing diversity profiles of our campus populations. The committee also helps develop diversity interest sessions at the annual conference and other OASFAA training events. 

 

New Member - The New Member committee is responsible for welcoming and providing information to new OASFAA members. The committee provides opportunities for new members to network with existing members, attend conference sessions specific to new members and learn more about volunteer opportunities within OASFAA. 

 

Needs Analysis - The Needs Analysis Committee provides various levels of training and information regarding all aspects of need analysis such as Federal Methodology, Verification, and Professional Judgment. The committee plans and hosts training opportunities each year for OASFAA members. 

 

Conference Planning - The Conference Planning Committee develops and designs all content for the OASFAA annual conference. Committee members assist in developing the conference theme, general sessions and breakout sessions. Members also serve as session moderators and help secure session presenters. The Conference Planning Committee is also responsible for the entertainment and the supported charity event for the OASFAA annual conference.