Sul Ross State University, located in Alpine, Texas (www.alpinetexas.com), is in the Scenic Davis Mountains of West Texas, is a member of the Texas State University System, is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Associate, Bachelor’s, and Master’s degrees, and has an enrollment of approximately 2,100 students on campus in Alpine, Texas. At an elevation of 4,480 feet, and on the periphery of the Chihuahuan Desert, Alpine enjoys mild winters and cool summers. Davis Mountain State Park, Fort Davis National Historic Site, Big Bend National Park, and Guadalupe National Park are all within one to three hours driving distance from Alpine. More information is available regarding Sul Ross State University and position openings through our website (http://www.sulross.edu).
Required: Bachelor's degree; Two years of responsible student financial aid experience. Knowledge of financial aid; ability to utilize computer technology including mainframe and PC dual systems; effective oral and written communication skills to deal effectively with a diverse population; ability to work independently.
Preferred: Experience with Banner. Knowledge of computerized financial aid delivery systems.
Correspond with students; review of applications, file verifications, award processing; advising students; assist with development of forms and brochures; participation in recruiting; maintenance of student records in compliance with federal regulations; electronic application processing and SAR correcting using CPS program; process short term loans; insure that students comply with satisfactory academic progress requirements; assist with daily student file imports/extracts; daily jobs/processes; monitor student loan programs; and other duties as assigned. Data entry; assist with developing financial aid forms and brochures; process mail correspondence.
Responsible for personal safety and the safety of others; must exercise due caution and practice safe work habits at all times.