GULFPORT, Miss., May 9, 2007 — Global Financial Aid
Services, Inc.(R), a leading provider of independent front-office and back-office financial aid administration services, announced today that Greenville Technical College has signed a contract with Global Financial Aid Services(R) to provide front-office financial aid counseling and administration for their four campuses with over 14,400 students.
Through Global´s people, process and technology approach, Greenville Tech will achieve results including improved student service and better competitive positioning. A key to Global´s approach is to proactively counsel prospective and admitted students on the affordability of college and the financing options per the institutional policies. Global removes the confusion and complexity of the financial aid process to the student.
"Global´s services further strengthen our commitment to our students and our community to provide convenient and affordable access to education," stated Dr. Nancy Welch, Vice President of Student Services for Greenville Technical College.
"We are pleased to partner with a progressive institution
such as Greenville Tech. They have a strong commitment to serving students and to the development of the community in South Carolina," stated Matthew Johnner, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Global Financial Aid Services. "Global´s processes will provide timely financial aid counseling and processing to Greenville´s prospective and admitted students, thereby clearing the path to creating a brighter future for the student and their family."
About Greenville Technical College
Greenville Technical College is a 2-year public, non-profit college with four campuses in the Upstate Region of South Carolina. Offering 150+ programs with day, evening and weekend classes with both ground and online delivery, Greenville Tech has over 14,400 enrolled students. Their main campus is located at: Greenville, South Carolina, 29606. Telephone: (864) 250-8111. Web site: http://www.greenvilletech.edu
About Global Financial Aid Services(R)
Global Financial Aid Services provides independent
front-office and back-office financial aid administration services using best-practice people, processes, and technology. Global´s proactive services result in increased awareness, improved cycle times, improved student services, reduced costs, and ensured compliance. Through the use of disciplined, timely and service-friendly call centers, online applications, and automated document tracking, Global´s front-office service efficiently and conveniently moves the student through the financial aid process to award. Global manages financial aid for over 300 campuses and online environments disbursing over $1.5 billion in financial aid annually.