Georgia Student Finance Commission (GSFC) remains open for business with minimal disruption of service to our customers. As we continue our commitment to the safety and well-being of our employees, and you as our customer, our offices are limiting in-person interactions as much as possible to practice social distancing.
HOPE and Zell Miller Scholarship Information
SAT and ACT cancellations: GSFC’s Board of Commissioners voted earlier this year to extend the deadline for the Class of 2020 (high school and home study) to submit qualifying test scores for the Zell Miller Scholarship until December 30, 2020, because of test cancellations resulting from COVID-19. Learn more
Given the ongoing cancellations of SAT and ACT testing, the Georgia Student Finance Commission is considering options for administrative and statutory changes to further support students during this time. Class of 2020 and 2021: Please continue to check back here for additional updates in the coming days.
High School HOPE/Zell Miller GPA Calculation: For the class of 2020, information is provided about how grades including a Pass/Fail option are used in the High School HOPE GPA Calculation. Learn more
College HOPE/Zell Miller Scholarship Calculation: information is provided about how grades, including a Pass/Fail option, are used in the college level HOPE/Zell Miller Scholarship Calculations. Learn more
Financial Aid and FAFSA Events
The Fall schedule for the GSFC Outreach team can be found here. You may also schedule an individual appointment - Find your designated representative according to your county of residence to schedule an appointment.
Borrowers of one of the state student loan programs administered by GSFA whose income and employment has been impacted by the coronavirus (COVID-19) may contact GSFA to discuss deferment or forbearance options. E-mail us at: email@example.com
COMMUNICATING WITH US
We encourage students, parents, and colleagues at high schools and postsecondary institutions to review the GAfutures website for additional information and connect with us via phone 800-505-4732 or email:
|Dual Enrollment - Application Assistancefirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Program Administration and Regulationsemail@example.com|
|Origination & Disbursementsfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Grant & Scholarship Documents/Submitting SAT or ACT test email@example.com|
|Outreach (Financial Aid Events)||firstname.lastname@example.org|
For news and updates related to GSFC and GAfutures, be sure to follow our social media accounts and visit our websites: gsfc.georgia.gov and GAfutures.org. We will also send out communications, such as our Dear Colleague Letters and School Updates, with important updates and information. You can also follow and interact with GAfutures on Facebook and Twitter.