Technical problems with Ohio State University’s new records system are causing headaches for hundreds of students who haven’t received their financial aid packages for summer classes yet, reports the Columbus Dispatch. Less than a week before summer classes start, OSU officials said they were still scrambling to notify some students about their scholarships, grants, and loans because of unexpected hiccups in the $50 million student information system. Although leaders say they are working to resolve problems, they can’t guarantee that everyone will get their money by June 22, when fees for summer courses are due. "We appreciate students being patient with us," said Michele Wade, senior associate director of student financial aid. "And we understand their frustrations, especially as we continue to get closer to the start of summer quarter." Wade didn’t know how many students have been affected but said the problems have caused weeks of delays. The problems stem from moving to a single computer system that coordinates students’ admissions, academic advising, financial aid, and other records, she said…

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