The Bowdon Student Aid office welcomes your questions. We’re here to help you make the aid process as easy as possible for you and your family.
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Mike Bartini brings more than 30 years of financial aid experience to Bowdoin, including eight years as director of financial aid at Brown University. For the past five years, Bartini has held a variety of leadership roles at The College Board. He previously served as director of financial aid at Washington and Lee University, where he also oversaw all federal programs for the School of Law. Bartini is a graduate of Westfield State College in Westfield, Mass., where he earned a degree in economics.
Steve Joyce has worked in the financial aid office at Bowdoin College since 1991 and served as Director of Student Aid from 1999 through 2011. He is experienced in Federal and Institutional Need Analysis, federal and state regulations, and the Federal Work Study Program. He regularly counsels Bowdoin students and parents about financial aid policies and paying college costs.
Before Bowdoin, Steve was the high school principal and director of college counseling at Head-Royce School in Oakland, CA, and previously was the college counselor and a biology teacher at the Rivers School in Weston, MA. He has an M.Ed in Administration, Planning and Social Policy from Harvard University.
Steve has recently been a member of the Financial Aid Advisory Committee of the New England Region of the College Board and is a past-President and active member of the Maine Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators. His volunteer activities include: speaking at high school financial aid nights, presenting on the FAFSA application process, offering tax preparation at the Midcoast Maine CA$H Coalition and providing financial aid counsel for students and parents at local Maine high schools.
Sarita oversees the on-campus student employment program, which employs over a thousand students and incorporates more than two-hundred supervisors. She works closely with on-campus employers of students to list jobs through the Student Employment Website and coordinates with Human Resources and the Controller’s office to ensure student employees are processed through the system in a timely manner.
Sarita kindly agreed to quickly step in until the search for a new manager has been complete. We hope this can be accomplished by the end of March.
During her years of service at Bowdoin Sarita has worked in many academic departments including Career Planning, Res Life, and Student Fellowships and Research.
A Brunswick native, Sarita spends her summers at a second home in Rangeley where she enjoys kayaking, hiking, and volunteering with programs for older seniors and children.
Previously employed in financial advisory practice and university continuing education department after 17 year career in marketing and advertising in the greater Portland area. BA in Psychology Wheaton College, Norton, MA
Rebecca has been with Bowdoin Student Aid for 15 years and is responsible for federal and state grant and loan processing, medical and graduate scholarship processing, award letter generation and office management.
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