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Financial Assistance Office

Mission Statement and Goals

COVID-19 Update (effective 4/19/21): The Financial Assistance Office continues to offer remote services via telephone or video conferencing appointments.  

Limited ON-CAMPUS services are available Mondays through Thursdays (June7-August 5) 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.  Face to Face meetings are available ONLY by appointment.  

The SVCC Office of Financial Assistance enhances learning by educating and assisting our students and community with their academically related expenses thereby helping them achieve their educational goals.

  • Identify and remediate financial barriers to student access to higher education.
  • Partner with the community to improve college readiness by providing financial literacy information about potential governmental, institutional, and private funding sources. 
  • Promote effective student money and debt management.
  • Expand and enhance opportunities for student employment.

SVCC School Code: 001752


The FAFSA for the 2021-2022 School Year will OPEN October 1, 2020 for you to complete.

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the 2021-2022 school year will open up on October 1st.  Funds are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so don't delay!  For assistance in completing your FAFSA, contact the Financial Assistance Office or schedule an appointment   Click here to schedule an appointment

To fill out the FAFSA visit  www.fafsa.gov.


Virtual Advisor

Office Hours

Fall/Spring Office Hours

Mon - Tue
8:00am - 6:00pm
Wed - Thu
8:00am - 4:30pm
8:00am - 2:00pm
Sat - Sun

Summer Hours

7:00am - 6:00pm
Tue - Thu
7:00am - 5:00pm
Fri - Sun

Contact Information

Mailing Address:
Sauk Valley Community College Office of Financial Assistance 173 IL Route 2 Dixon, IL 61021
(815) 835-6339
(815) 456-4232

Staff Listing

Flynn, Rebecca  L.Financial Assistance Advisor - Scholarships and Workstudy815-835-6 420
or ext. 420
1E33rebecca.l.flynn@ svcc.edu
Kissee, Cassandra  Financial Assistance Advisor - Loans and MAP815-835-6 321
or ext. 321
1E29cassandra.kissee@ svcc.edu
Schultz, Jennifer  A.Director of Financial Assistance815-835-6 405
or ext. 405
1E37jennifer.a.schultz@ svcc.edu
Valdez, Eric  P.Financial Assistance Advisor and Coordinator of Veteran's Services815-835-6 315
or ext. 315
1E27eric.p.valdez@ svcc.edu