We want to hear from you!

If you have a question that hasn’t been answered yet, we want to help.

If you are looking to schedule an admissions interview, please contact the Office of Admissions at 585-275-3221 or admit@admissions.rochester.edu.

View our staff directory.

Telephone: (585) 275-3226
Toll free: (800) 881-8234
Fax: (585) 756-7664

The Financial Aid Office
Wallis Hall
PO Box 270261
Rochester, NY 14627-0261


Office hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday8:30 am–5:00 pm
Wednesday10:00 am–5:00 pm


Your financial aid counselor

We encourage you to correspond directly with your financial aid counselor to ask questions. Undergraduate and graduate* counselors are assigned based on the first letter of your last name, as illustrated in the tables below.

Permanent residents and eligible non-citizens may apply for federal and institutional need-based aid and should contact their counselor based on the alpha-assignment listed below.

International students, other than Canadian or Mexican citizens, are not eligible to apply for federal or institutional need-based aid. Please contact the Office of Admissions at admit@admissions.rochester.edu to discuss merit scholarship opportunities.

*Students in the following programs are assigned to one specific counselor:

  • School of Nursing
  • Post-Bac Pre-Med program
  • Non-matriculated students (graduate & undergraduate)
  • International undergraduates, Canadian & Mexican citizens, Simon international graduates
  • HEOP
  • Military benefits (including ROTC & VA benefits)


Last NameCounselorEmail
A–Be, Cog-CosHali Skaggshali.skaggs@rochester.edu
Bf–CofTayler Kreuttertayler.kreutter@rochester.edu
Cot-Cz, Fm–GzAmanda B. Carteramanda.b.carter@rochester.edu
D-Fl, UGala Tuberagala.tubera@rochester.edu
Hf–KrMeghan Coynemeghan.coyne@rochester.edu
Ks–LeShalena Claryshalena.clary@rochester.edu
Lf–McEmily Hessneyemily.hessney@rochester.edu
Md–OzStephen Willhauckstephen.willhauck@rochester.edu
P–Ri, XCarrie Welchcarrie.welch@rochester.edu
Rj–ShShawn Denmanshawn.denman@rochester.edu
Ha-He, Si–TzChristina Schmidtchristina.schmidt@rochester.edu
V, W, YPatrick Hennesseypatrick.hennessey@rochester.edu
ZMary Ellen Nugentmenugent@ur.rochester.edu
HEOPMary Ellen Nugentmenugent@ur.rochester.edu
International undergraduates & graduatesMeredith Doubledaymeredith.doubleday@rochester.edu
Canadian & Mexican citizensMeredith Doubledaymeredith.doubleday@rochester.edu
Post-Bac Pre-Med, School of NursingPatrick Hennesseypatrick.hennessey@rochester.edu
ROTCShawn Denmanshawn.denman@rochester.edu