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Kerstin Alston

Senior Director of Financial Aid

Allison | 315

803.786.3883 Email


Kerstin has over 10 years of student financial aid experience at both small and large institutions.

His previous experience includes tenure with York Technical College, where he served as the Associate Director of Financial Aid. Prior to joining York Tech, Kerstin served as Assistant Director-NCAA Liaison at Kennesaw State University and Assistant Director of Scholarships at Winthrop University.

Kerstin has been a member of the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) since 2012 and holds NASFAA credentials in: Campus Based Programs, Verification, Professional Judgement, Satisfactory Academic Progress, Return of Title IV Funds and Federal Pell Grant.

Kerstin received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of South Carolina and Masters in Higher Education Administration from Columbia College.

Awards & Accomplishments

  • 2022 Excellence Award Recipient-National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD)