Contact Info and Office Hours

At Fort Lewis College, students are assigned a financial aid counselor according to their last name.  Counselors are available to:

  • counsel students and parents about the financial aid process;
  • assist students with the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA);
  • explain the criteria and award limits on Federal, State, and Institutional awards so that students can manage their funds, and understand how to keep their aid.

All staff in financial aid are available to assist students and parents.  If you would like to contact your financial aid counselor you can call 970-247-7142 or email the Financial Aid Office.

Student's last name
begins with:
Counselor
A - D Diana Longwell
Financial Aid Counselor
Longwell_d@fortlewis.edu
E – K Sue Ruetschle
Financial Aid Counselor
Ruetschle_s@fortlewis.edu
L - R Paige Wagner
Financial Aid Counselor
vpwagner@fortlewis.edu
S – Z Jed Gilden
Financial Aid Counselor
Jcgilden@fortlewis.edu 

Office Hours 
Monday through Friday
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Address
Skyhawk Station, 101 (formerly Miller Student Services)
1000 Rim Dr., Durango, CO  81301

E-Mail
finaid_off@fortlewis.edu

Phone
800-352-7512
970-247-7142

Fax
970-247-7108

Associate Director - Crystal Fankhauser
970-247-7102

Director - Tracey Piccoli
970-247-7073