Mike Collins

Director of Financial Aid
Office of University Financial Aid

Mike Collins began a dedicated career in higher education after first exploring professional opportunities in pharmaceutical formulation. He joined the Office of Undergraduate Admission at Case Western Reserve University as an admission counselor before transitioning in 2012 to the Office of University Financial Aid, where he previously worked as a student employee. 

A lifelong Clevelander and a Case Western Reserve alumnus, Mike earned his Bachelor of Arts in chemistry with a minor in history. During his time as a student, Mike played varsity football, sang in the gospel choir, and was involved in a variety of other groups and organizations.

He is committed to helping demystify financial aid for families by educating them on the tools and processes available. His goal is to help students situate themselves for success during and after their time at CWRU.