Director of Student Financial Aid

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 11/11/96

Contact: Margie Yu,
Public Affairs Assistant
(323) 343-3047

Cal State L.A. Appoints Director of
the Center for Student Financial Aid

Los Angeles, California -- Monday, November 11, 1996 -- Simi Valley resident Vu T. Tran has been appointed director for the Center of Student Financial Aid at California State University, Los Angeles.

Vu Tran earned a bachelor's degree in Business Marketing from Dalat University in 1973, master's degree in Management from Cal State Northridge, and is working towards a doctorate in Education at UCLA.

Tran comes to Cal State L.A. with over 20 years experience at Northridge as counselor, assistant director, associate director, and acting director in the Northridge Financial Aid Office. He is a member of the 1996 California Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (CASFAA) Executive Council, the CASFAA Reauthorization Task Force, the 1997 CASFAA Financial Planning Committee Chairman, and the 1997 Western Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators Conference Program Coordinators.

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