Doug Severs is the new director of the office of financial aid and scholarships at Oregon State University, effective May 5. Severs has served as the director of financial aid at Idaho State University for the past 17 years, following an impressive career in financial aid at the University of Nebraska starting in 1973.
He has served in numerous leadership roles in state, regional and national professional associations, including president of the Idaho State Association of Financial Aid Administrators, president of the Western Regional Association of Financial Aid Administrators, and served in various leadership roles with the National Association of Student Financial Aid administrators.
Severs is a well respected aid administrator at the national level who has a depth of experience working in public four-year institutions.
He received a bachelor’s in Business Administration with an emphasis in Management and Economics, and a Masters in Sociology from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln.