Administrative History of Creating Unit
The first appearance of the Office of Financial Aid in the budget is 1969.1 This is also the year it is first included in the Staff Directory.2 The Office includes assistant directors for student employment, public information, systems development, and planning and fiscal operations.3 It combined offices for undergraduate scholarships, student loans, and student employment.4
1. Board of Trustees Transaction, Report Supplement, 1969-70, p. 90.
2. University of Illinois, Staff Directory, 1969-70.
3. Student Staff Directory, 1987-88, p. 29.
4. Financial Aid for Undergraduate Students, 1969-70, pp. 8, 14, 20. RS 41/4/801.