Alisa Abadinsky is the Assistant Vice President of Student Financial and Registration Services at Drexel University and has oversight of the Offices of the Bursar, Registrar, Financial Aid and Drexel Central, the University’s one-stop student services center. Ms. Abadinsky joined Drexel in 2012 as the Executive Director of the Office of the Bursar and was named Assistant Vice President before the opening of Drexel Central in 2013. Prior to joining Drexel, Ms. Abadinsky spent 20 years at the University of Illinois, most recently as Director of Student Financial Services for the System, with responsibility for accounts receivable, campus-based student loans, collections and financial literacy.
Ms. Abadinsky served as President of the Coalition of Higher Education Assistance Organizations (COHEAO) and on the Board of Directors of the National Student Clearinghouse. She has been a frequent speaker at national conferences on topics related to student loans, higher education legislation and regulations, accounts receivable management and financial literacy.