Cost & Financial Aid

Welcome to SCU!

Funding your college education can be a challenge at times. The goal of the SCU Financial Aid Office is to simplify this process by giving you the tools you need and providing you with the options that may be available from Federal Financial Aid, Institutional Scholarships, and other grants that can assist you in making SCU your school of choice!

Please choose from the navigation links on the right for the program of study you will be enrolled in. This will help guide you through the financial aid process.

If you have any questions, comments, or concerns throughout the financial aid process, the SCU Financial Aid Office is available to assist you Monday through Friday, 8:00- 6:00. There are also times that the SCU Financial Aid office will provide FREE Financial Aid seminars on campus. Please check out our Twitter feed and Facebook page for updates! 

 Applications for Federal Student Aid are being accepted now! Please fill out your new or renewal FAFSA applications to avoid any potential delays!

Meet Your Financial Aid Team


Kellye Johnson: Director of Financial Aid

Kellye Johnson is a Kansas native but currently resides in Oklahoma. She is a graduate of Langston University where she obtained a BA in Sociology. She then earned her MBA with emphasis in Accounting from the University of Phoenix.

Kellye Johnson is currently the Director of Financial Aid for Southwestern Christian University, but has worked at three different institutions in Financial Aid positions. When she’s not processing financial aid, Kellye enjoys reading, writing and a good laugh! She also enjoys playing games and Diner Dash and Cooking Dash are two of her addictions. Kellye loves a good practical joke but don’t surprise her with any deceased gold fish or spiders!

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Tammy Finley: Financial Aid Counselor for FLEX & Online and Graduate Studies 

Tammy Finley has worked at SCU since July 2015 as a Financial Aid Work Study and was promoted to Financial Aid Counselor in November of 2016! She is the embodiment of hard work paying off! She is currently working on her Bachelors Degree in Business Leadership in the FLEX Studies Program at SCU. She is a proud mother and grandmother and is proud to serve on her prayer team at church most mornings. She feels truly blessed to be a part of our team and to serve students.

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Yvonne Mayes: Financial Aid Counselor for Traditional Students
Yvonne Mayes has worked at SWCU since March 2013 as the Financial Aid Counselor for traditional students. Prior to coming to SCU, she worked as a waitress/hourly manager at an Oklahoma City restaurant, provided care for children as a Master Teacher, and worked in the University of Central Oklahoma's Informational Technology Department. 

 She received her Bachelor of Art’s degree from the University of Central Oklahoma and is currently working towards her Master's of Education in Adult & Higher Education. 

 Yvonne Mayes is a native to Oklahoma, currently residing in her hometown of Midwest City. Yvonne and her husband of 4 years currently live in Midwest City with their two sons: Jeremiah and Elijah.

Photo of Yvonne Mayes: Financial Aid Counselor for Traditional Students 


Attention students: You can now get an estimate of the federal aid you may
be eligible for by logging on to the FAFSA4caster website!

 Please Note: You now need an FSA ID to sign your FAFSA. 


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*Southwestern Christian University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, qualified handicap or disability in any of its policies, practices or procedures. This includes but is not limited to admission, financial aid and educational services.