Welcome to Student Financial Services
The Student Financial Services (SFS) Office combines certain aspects of Financial Aid and Student Accounts to streamline service delivery to our students. Our mission is to provide information, counseling, and financial services to help students, their families and their sponsors successfully navigate the financial maze encountered when obtaining a college education. Our employees serve as advisors, problem-solvers, advocates and educators, acting at all times fairly, compassionately and with the highest standards of ethical behavior and fiscal accountability. Our Student Account Coordinators and Counselors are charged to:
- Connect students to the resources they need to take full advantage of the Messiah experience
- Ensure that the student has a successful administrative experience at Messiah College
- Assist students and their families develop a strategy for managing the costs and challenges presented from act of pursuing a college education
- Anticipate student needs with proactive steps and structures
Health Insurance Waiver
All new/incoming and continuing students for Fall 2016 are automatically charged for health insurance on their Fall 2016 bill. If you are covered by an Affordable Care Act (ACA) compatible health insurance policy and would like to waive (have the health insurance fee removed), you must complete the health insurance waiver online at www.messiah.edu/healthwaiver beginning June 1, 2016 but no later than September 23, 2016.