Student Services Program Coordinator I
Internal Title: Financial Aid Counselor
Posting Number: STA01356PO18
College/Division: USC Upstate College/Division Level
Department: UPS Financial Aid
Advertised Salary Range: Salary commensurate with education and experience.
Part/Full-time: Full Time
Job Search Category: Administrative
Advertised Job Summary: - Representing the FA office at high school and college recruiting events on campus and some travel to events in the Upstate area. - Counsels all students prospective and current as well as parents, faculty and staff. - Monitors loan approvals, rejects, and denials. Responsible for adjustments to loans and other sources of aid. Awards loans both Direct and Private loans and ensures proper integrity of the Financial Aid (FA) system. Responsible for the setup and processing of all loan funds for all lender platforms and monitor via the ELM and COD systems which will ensure the integrity for certification, reallocation, and receipt of funds. - Review and process all loan application including loan certification. - Responsible for loan entrance and exit counseling. Ensuring that records are updated via the FA system. - Review student files for packaging. Prep FA system for follow-up correspondence to students. Ensure FA system is properly coded for electronic submission to the Central Processing System (CPS) and printing of awards from the FA system. - Responsible for set up of all students within the NSLDS system to ensure the transfer, monitor, and alert system is compliant with the ED. - Other duties as assigned by supervisor.
Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions): Masters degree in Student Services or related field, or bachelor's degree and 2 years related experience. Successful background check is required.
EEO Statement: The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.