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Student Finance Advisor  « Position Deleted on 3/11/2013 »

Institution: Westwood College
Location: Calumet City, IL
Category:
  • Admin - Financial Aid
Posted: 01/10/2013
Type: Full Time
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POSITION PURPOSE

The primary responsibility of the Student Finance Advisor is to assist in determining and obtaining appropriate funding for new students. Advisor is responsible for maintaining the Student Finance Department goals of Compliance, Customer Service, and Cash Flow. Other duties may be assigned by the Student Finance Director. This position requires working some evenings and Saturdays.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Future Student Financing
  •  Set up test date and provide Student Finance packets to future students.
  •  Process, award and complete future student financing eligibility in accordance to federal, state and institutional regulations.
  •  Contacts students regarding corrections or incomplete documents in files.
  •  Prepare and attend registration and orientation upon each start.
Assist Student Finance Officers - Assisting the officers in seeing in-school and active students on the directive list.
  •  Student Finance Transcript
  •  Works with other colleges in obtaining financial aid transcripts for students
  •  Checks NSLDS for electronic financial aid transcripts.
  •  Verify students Student Financing eligibility based on the FAT information.
Awarding Aid
  •  Checks NSLDS for electronic financial aid transcripts.
  •  Federal Campus Based Aid Award Federal Supplementary Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) and Perkins Loans to future student based on written policy.
  •  Assist student in processing applicable gap financing as well as state Grants, scholarships, tuition assistance, and other funding resource.
Special projects and additional tasks
  •  Works on special projects as assigned by supervisor.
  •  Meets deadlines for proposals, project implementation and project termination activities and reports.
  •  Attends additional meetings as assigned by supervisor.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS
High school diploma or equivalency required. Must have excellent customer service skills along with knowledge of computers, data entry, and math. Seeking someone who can multi-task, work independently, and communicate professionally.
 
Equal Employment Opportunity
Our Company is committed to serving a diverse multicultural body of students in an atmosphere that promotes pride, respect and teamwork. To our campuses and campus communities, we commit to recruit an experienced and qualified faculty and staff who are reflective of the infinitely varied human talent available. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.
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