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StaffThe Tuition Exchange office in Bethesda, Maryland is staffed with specialists whose mission is to help you maximize the benefits of our scholarship program, whether you’re an administrator at a member school or a student or family member embarking on the college admissions process. Our experienced staff coordinates the exchange program on behalf of more than 800 contacts at 600+ participating institutions.

The Tuition Exchange team assists Liaison Officers with procedures and questions, helps students and families during the application process, monitors exchange transactions, and recruits new members. We also provide training to ensure that Liaison Officers at our member schools have the tools and knowledge to use our services efficiently and effectively.

Meet Our Board
The Tuition Exchange is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors drawn from across the higher education field. Many of our board members hail from our participating institutions. The current Board of Directors includes:
  • Edwin J. Butterfoss, Professor of Law, Hamline University School of Law
  • Lynn M. Bynum, Chief Human Resources Officer, Bellarmine University
  • Anthony S. Caprio, President, Western New England University
  • Sherrill Cleland, President Emeritus, Marietta College
  • Barbara B. Fritze, Vice President for Enrollment & Educational Services, Gettysburg College
  • Arthur J. Fritz, Jr., Director of Development (Retired), State University College of Environmental Science & Forestry, Board Member Emeritus
  • Susan Jurow, Senior Vice President, Professional Development & Communications (Retired), NACUBO
  • Lucie Lapovsky, Lapovsky Consulting & former President, Mercy College, Tuition Exchange Board Treasurer
  • James M. Mulanaphy, Vice President (Retired), TIAA-CREF
  • John A. Palmucci, Vice-President for Finance (Retired), Loyola University Maryland
  • Howard D. Saperston, Executive Registrar (Retired), University of Southern California, Tuition Exchange Board Chair
  • Melissa J. Stone, Director Student Financial Services, University of Delaware
  • Robert D. Shorb, Executive Director/CEO, Tuition Exchange, & Associate Dean of Admissions/Director of Student Aid (Retired), Skidmore College, Tuition Exchange Board Secretary, Ex-Officio

The Tuition Exchange process is easy to follow and flexible, the staff is always helpful and supportive, and the web site includes a good deal of information for our families. When we’re contacted by schools that are considering joining, we tell them we greatly value the program.
– Robin Bielling, Coordinator of Administrative Services, University of Florida

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