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  • Varo L. Duffins

    Senior Associate Director of Financial Aid
    717-291-4255
    Office: FIN
    Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

    Professional Biography

    Varo L. Duffins is Senior Associate Director of Financial Aid at Franklin & Marshall College.  He has worked in the Office of Financial Aid at F&M since August of 2004.  Prior to that he was Associate Dean of Admission in the College's Office of Admission. 

    Varo began his professional career in higher education in admission at Elizabethtown College (PA) in 1995 before joining Franklin & Marshall College in 1996.

    Education

    M.S.  Drexel University (Higher Education Administration)

    B.A.  University of Delaware (Biological Sciences)

    Presentations

    Varo presents on Financial Aid to high school students and parents at high schools and community based organizations.  The presentation extends beyond the fundamentals of financial aid and additionally illustrates how Financial Aid works within the context of the college search and admission process.  If your school or organization would like to schedule a financial aid presentation, you may contact Varo at

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    • Columbia High School, Columbia, PA
    • Donegal High School, Mount Joy, PA
    • J.P. McCaskey High School, Lancaster, PA
    • James Buchanan High School, Mercersburg, PA
    • Kids' Chance of Pennsylvania, Inc., Pottstown, PA
    • Middletown Area High School, Middletown, PA
    • New Hope-Solebury High School, New Hope, PA
    • Sidwell Friends School, Washington, D.C.
    • St. Andrew's School, Middletown, DE
    • Worcester Preparatory School, Berlin, MD