Contact Information

BPCC Financial Aid Office
Building F, Room 226
318-678-6026 phone
318-678-6398 fax

Due to COVID-19 pandemic the Financial Aid Staff members are working remotely

The Campus is currently closed and will remain closed until further notice. However, the Financial Aid Staff members are working remotely, from home, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

How to contact us:

Email - You may reach us via email at Or, you may email a staff member, by accessing the specific email addresses listed in the “Meet the Staff” section below.

Phone - You may call our main office number 318-678-6026. Please listen to the prompt that will instruct you to press a number that corresponds with the last four digits of your SSN.

You may also call our staff at their direct phone numbers listed in the “Meet the Staff” section below.

If your call is not answered, this indicates the staff member is on the phone helping another student.

If you want to upload documents to our staff, please use this secure link:

Meet the Staff

The Financial Aid Office provides assistance and counseling in completing the financial aid application, evaluation and determination of need. Front Counter Advisors and Verification Counselors are always available via email and phone. Your verification counselor is also available on an appointment basis. You can locate your Verification Counselor based on the last 4 digits of your SSN.

Verification Counselors

Our experienced verification counselors review your submitted documentation to ensure your file is complete and that the information reported on the FAFSA is correct. The verification counselor’s assignments are based on the student’s last four digits of SSN. Verification Counselors are available via phone and email or by appointment. Walk-ins may speak to our front counter advisors during regular office hours.

Melissa Velasquez
(assigned to last 4 digits beginning with 0, 1, 2-24)
Financial Aid Advisor

April Metoyer
(assigned to last 4 digits beginning with 25, 3, 4)
Financial Aid Advisor

Alice Joseph
(assigned to last 4 digits beginning with 5, 6, 7-74)
Financial Aid Advisor

Tamekia Lewis
(assigned to last 4 digits beginning with 75, 8, or 9)
Administrative Coordinator III

Front Counter Advisors

Our experienced front counter advisors are able to assist with general financial aid questions and will accept all forms/documents you submit to our office. You may reach us via email, phone or in person. Walk-ins are welcome.

Laura Bass
Office Manager


Quintina Miles
Associate Director

Mary J. Myers
Assistant Director