The Financial Aid Office is committed to assisting students and families navigate the financial aid process.  If you have questions or concerns, please contact us so we may assist you over the telephone, email, in-person at the front service window (walk-up basis) or by meeting with an advisor one-on-one.  To meet one-on-one, please call (716) 878-4902 to schedule an appointment.

Mailing Address / Contact Information

Financial Aid Office
Moot Hall 230
Buffalo State
1300 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14222
(716) 878-4902
Fax: (716) 878-4903

Regular Office Hours:
Monday - Wednesday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Thursday* 8:30am - 6:00pm
Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm

*Thursday 5 P.M. Closings
Thu, March 27, 2014
Thu, May 22, 2014 - August 7, 2014

Office Personnel:

Connie F. Cooke - Director
Linda A. Rainforth - Associate Director
Lisa M. Treman - Associate Director
Christine M. Auman - Assistant Director

Margaret A. Loops - Senior Financial Aid Advisor
Yvonne V. Nagel - Senior Financial Aid Advisor
Lea A. Nuwer - Senior Financial Aid Advisor
Pamela S. Steffan - Senior Financial Aid Advisor
Stephanie L. Kindzia - Financial Aid Advisor
Melissa B. Miller - Financial Aid Advisor
Tracy Seifert - Financial Aid Advisor
Joanna M. Zadvorney - Financial Aid Advisor
James P. Proctor - Financial Aid Assistant

Administrative Support: 
Helen M. Kucharczak – Agency Program Aide
Mary Anne Smith - Secretary 1
James M. Ridolfi – Calculations Clerk 2
Frances P. Painter - Keyboard Specialist 1
Sarah C. Schnepf – Keyboard Specialist 1