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"Bursar" is a term unique to higher education and means 'keeper of the funds'. The office includes cashiers, accounts receivable and loans receivable.

The Bursar's Office collects tuition, fees, and other university-related charges including campus housing. The Bursar's Office also processes and disburses all loans and excess aid to students.

  • Parents - click herefor information regarding student accounts.
  • Payment Types Accepted:
    • Cashier Windows - cash, checks, one-card cash, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express (Windows #2 & #3)

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    • Eagle Online - E-check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express (Window #1 - Self Service)
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    Other Services Offered:

    • Providing subsidiary receipts and receiving departmental deposits
    • Answering questions regarding student and departmental accounts


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    Services Offered:

    • Disbursing SGA and University Loans
    • Maintaining Promissory Notes for Perkins Loans
    • Billing and Receipting Perkins, SGA, and University Loan Payments
    • Conducting Exit Interviews for Graduating Students with Perkins Loans
    • Processes Perkins Loan Deferments and Cancellations.

  • Deferment Forms for Perkins loan

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  • Economic Hardship
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  • Full-Time Teacher in a low income area
  • Head Start Teacher
  • Math or Science Teacher
  • Child or Family Service Provider
  • Nurse or Medical Tech
  • Pre-K or Child Care Staff
  • Special Ed Teacher

  • Cancellation Forms for Perkins loan

  • Armed Forces
  • Fire Fighter
  • Full-Time Teacher in a low income area
  • Head Start Teacher
  • Math or Science Teacher
  • Child or Family Service Provider
  • Nurse or Medical Tech
  • Pre-K or Child Care Staff
  • Special Ed Teacher
  • Law Enforcement
  • All forms should be mailed to:
    Tenn Tech Univ
    Loan Accounting
    PO Box 5037
    Cookeville, TN 38505

  • Click here to search the list of qualifying low-income schools eligible for Perkins Cancellation.
  • Click here for information about Deferments for FFEL and Direct Loans.
  • Providing IRS Loan Interest Tax Credit Information (1098-E)

  • Office Personal:

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    Carolyn Gernt
    Bursar
    contact info
    CGernt@tntech.edu
    Business Office
    Derryberry Hall (DBRY) 100 / Box 5037
    931-372-3716
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    Matt Smith
    Associate Bursar
    B.S. Management Information Systems, B.S. Accounting, MBA
    contact info
    MASmith@tntech.edu
    Business Office
    Derryberry Hall (DBRY) 100 / Box 5037
    931-372-6592
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    Stephaine Hargis
    Financial Associate 4
    contact info
    SHargis@tntech.edu
    Business Office
    Derryberry Hall (DBRY) 100 / Box 5037
    931-372-3018
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    Debbie Mayberry
    Administrative Associate 3
    contact info
    DMayberry@tntech.edu
    Business Office
    Derryberry Hall (DBRY) 100 / Box 5037
    931-372-3017
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    Peggy Nettenstrom
    Administrative Associate 3
    contact info
    pnettenstrom@tntech.edu
    Business Office
    Derryberry Hall (DBRY) 100 / Box 5037
    931-372-6137
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    Sharon Underwood
    Financial Associate 3
    contact info
    SUnderwood@tntech.edu
    Business Office
    Derryberry Hall (DBRY) 100 / Box 5037
    931-372-3022
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    Toni Nelson
    Financial Associate 2
    contact info
    TLNelson@tntech.edu
    Business Office
    Derryberry Hall (DBRY) 100 / Box 5037
    931-372-3053
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    Patti Looper
    Financial Associate 2
    contact info
    PTudor@tntech.edu
    Business Office
    Derryberry Hall (DBRY) 100 / Box 5037
    931-372-3059
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    Vickie Floyd
    Financial Associate 4
    contact info
    VFloyd@tntech.edu
    Business Office
    Derryberry Hall (DBRY) 100 / Box 5037
    931-372-3027
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    Cynthia Mathis
    Administrative Associate 3
    contact info
    CMathis@tntech.edu
    Business Office
    Derryberry Hall (DBRY) 100 / Box 5037
    931-372-3028