Assistant Director of Financial Aid

Assistant Director of Financial Aid

Job Description:

Join a vibrant campus community whose excellence is reflected in its diversity and student success. Working under direction from the Deputy Director of Financial Aid, the Assistant Director of Financial Aid, will support special populations and enrollment management efforts by serving as the single point of contact for all consortium agreements, study abroad, and international students, operating as a single point of contact for Veterans within the Financial Aid office while providing targeted support to the Veterans Center, and support retention of all students by operating as the liaison to the Bursar’s office. The Assistant Director must be knowledgeable of and work within all the laws, rules, regulations, and guidelines for each of the financial aid programs as set forth by the University, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the federal government, and all other private and public funding sources. The employee values teamwork and collaboration, is committed to continuous improvement, is dependable, takes initiative, solves problems effectively, communicates clearly, and supports organizational change.


West Chester University of Pennsylvania

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Minimum Qualifications Bachelor’s degree is required; A minimum of two years of working in financial aid or related higher education experience. Preferred Qualifications Experience working with transfer students and/or processing consortiums; Experience working with the administration of veterans benefits; Customer Service/Financial Aid Counseling Experience working with diverse populations; Knowledge of different financial aid systems including PeopleSoft, COD, NSLDS, and Campus Logic; Knowledge of financial aid verification including federal, state, institutional guidelines/regulations.


Candidates should apply online at . Electronic application allows for cover letter and resume (required). Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants must successfully complete interview process to be considered as a finalist.

Application Deadline:

until filled

Accept Electronic Resumes


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