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Our financial aid advisors can assist you to understand your payment and financial aid options, including semester and monthly payment installment plans, military and employer tuition assistance, and federal student loans and grants.
Call our Student Financial Services team at 800-487-8839, Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 5:30 pm Pacific time, or schedule an appointment using our convenient online scheduling tool below.
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Stephanie joined American College in 2012 with six years' experience as a Director of Financial Aid, Financial Aid Auditor, and Veterans Education Specialist. Stephanie has a B.A. in History and Political Science from Loyola University and an MBA in Finance and Nonprofit Management from Regis University. She is also a member of both the Oregon and National Associations of Student Financial Aid Administrators and President of the Oregon Association of Veteran School Certifying Officials.
Megan Reidy-Champion joined ACHS in 2023 as a Financial Aid Advisor. Megan enjoys helping students achieve their goal of attaining a degree in higher education. She started her financial aid career as a student worker in the Financial Aid Office in 2003. After graduating, she continued to work part-time while teaching second grade. After teaching for 9 years, she realized her passion was in helping students reach their higher education goals. Megan was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. She loves spending time with her two sons and watching them as they learn and explore the world around them. In her free time, she enjoys painting and baking.
Kashae joined ACHS in 2022 with 15 years of experience in Financial Aid. She started her higher education journey as an Administrative Assistant and held various roles. Most recently, Kashae held a management position as Student Finance Coordinator. She has a BA in Communications from the University of Houston and an MSA in Accounting from the University of St. Thomas. Before working in Financial Aid, Kashae was a CNA. She is from Houston, Texas, and loves traveling and sightseeing.
Hailey joined ACHS in 2020 as a Financial Aid Advisor. Hailey has always had a passion for helping others. She previously studied at Washington State University with a focus in Nursing. She had the opportunity to start her career in Financial Aid a year ago and fell in love with it. Prior to working in Financial Aid, Hailey has had diverse experience in Customer Service. She prides herself in putting a smile on everyone's face and aims to do so upon every encounter she has.
Mike joined ACHS in 2022 as a Financial Aid Advisor. He began working in Financial Aid in 2010 and has since worked with many schools in various roles including Financial Aid Advisor, Financial Aid Director, and Director of Financial Aid and Compliance. Mike has an Associate’s Degree from Portland Community College. Mike enjoys working in Financial Aid because it allows him to alleviate the stress of paying for school, while also helping students achieve their educational goals.