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Financial Aid Counselor

Employer
Delta State University
Location
Mississippi, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted date
Jul 24, 2021

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Position Type
Administrative, Student Affairs, Financial Aid
Employment Level
Administrative
Employment Type
Full Time
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Delta State University

Financial Aid Counselor

Position Type: Staff

Department: Student Financial Assistance

Posting Number: 201201140

Full or Part Time: Full Time

Tenure/Non-Tenure: Non-Tenure Track

Salary Basis: 12 month

Responsibilities:
1. Counsels and advises students and families about financial aid eligibility, application procedures, costs, and etc.
2. Oversees the daily file loading processes that include receiving FAFSAs, entrance/exit counseling, PLUS loan applications, and etc.
3. Processes C-flags and other notices hindering the automatic awarding of a student's aid.
4. Conducts all electronic communication notices to students.
5. Reviews student applications for accuracy, and to determine financial need and award aid in accordance with applicable federal, state and institutional policies and regulations.
6. Ensures compliance with all financial aid policies, procedures, and regulations when reviewing financial aid applications.
7. Conducts financial aid presentations, which may include travel or after-hours seminars.
8. Maintains confidentiality in all pertinent matters.
9. Performs other related duties as assigned.


Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree required.

Strong communication, organizational, and time managements skills are required.

Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office is needed.

Experience in financial aid office or higher education setting
Knowledge of Ellucian Banner software
Ability to work independently and efficiently
Attention to detail


Salary:
12 monthCommensurate with experience, qualifications, and university’s resources.

Minimum Qualifications:


Preferred Qualifications:
Experience in financial aid office or higher education setting
Knowledge of Ellucian Banner software
Ability to work independently and efficiently
Attention to detail


Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please include the names and contact information of 3 references who will only be contacted if your application is moved on in the process. Links to upload letters of reference will not be sent to the recommenders at this time. If you have letters of recommendation which you would like to submit at this time please upload them with your application under optional documents. You may also email them to DSUHRJobs@deltastate.edu and we will add them to your application materials.


Additional Information:


Open Date: 06/09/2021

Close Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: Click Here

Delta State University is committed to a policy of equal employment and educational opportunity. Delta State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or veteran status. This policy extends to all programs and activities supported by the University.

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