Responsible for processing functions of the Student Financial Aid Office (SFAO) including coordinating application processing and quality assurance. Reports to the Assistant Director of Student Financial Aid – Processing.
Duties will include:
Program Management including managing the student aid packaging process. Making awards and award adjustments as needed. Resolving over awards. Key in managing annual test of financial aid computer system and packaging updates.
Conducts quality assurance checks, audits, and solves problems related to awarding to identify training issues or process breakdowns. Performs quality assurance checks on verification and processing requests. Manages routine and ad hoc queries for early detection of discrepancies.
Assists in the development and re-engineering of processes to enhance service to students. Remains current with federal regulations regarding federal award eligibility and packaging.
Reviews citizenship, selective service, unusual enrollment history and other documentation to determine student eligibility. Coordinates resolution of loan defaults and over payments and Pell Grant over awards and over payments. Works with students and external agencies to resolve eligibility issues.
Provides support to record management officers.
Participates in on-going professional development activities.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree with one (1) year experience; OR Associate's Degree with three (3) years experience; OR five (5) years experience. Experience must be in program coordination.
This position will be a professional position paid at an hourly rate.
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The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.
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