Recognized as a "Great College to Work For" for the past three years, the Lone Star College System (LSCS) is one of the fastest growing community college systems in Texas. We are the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and second largest community college in the state, serving over 90,000 credit and continuing education students each semester. LSCS is leading the way in creating programs that prepare students to meet the challenges of a global and technological society.
Lone Star College - North Harris
Specialist - Financial Aid (#9500) NH
Prioritizes and assigns work to lower level staff; monitors the performance of lower level staff; trains staff on work methods and procedures; and participates on staff evaluations.
Collects, analyzes, evaluates, and verifies financial aid data and documents submitted by students.
Certifies student enrollment, ensuring adherence to academic progress policies and eligibility requirements; initiates appropriate adjustments to individual student financial aid.
Researches current State and Federal regulations to keep up-to-date and determines the application of regulations to specific student circumstances.
Prepares and reconciles a variety of reports, business correspondence, records, and/or other related documents.
Participates in preparing for and facilitating financial aid workshops and presentations.
Counsels students, and others, regarding eligibility requirements of financial aid.
Performs other duties of a similar nature or level.
Associate's degree in business, accounting, or a related field, and three years experience processing financial aid applications; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential job functions.
$28,650 - $32,230
How to Apply
ALL APPLICANTS MUST APPLY ON-LINE ONLY
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