Associate Director of Financial Aid
Classification Title: Associate Director of Financial Aid
Division: Student Affairs and Enrollment Management
Department: Financial Aid
Nature of Work
The Associate Director of Financial Aid will provide leadership to the efforts of campus outreach, operations, and student success through the Financial Aid Office. A primary function of this position will be to collaborate with other student support services offices to identify outreach opportunities for students needing support and to help reduce financial barriers to help them graduate on time. Compliance with Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) standards will be a primary part of this position, specifically in assisting students in developing, implementing, and monitoring a Financial Aid Academic Success Plan. The Associate Director will also coordinate campus outreach opportunities with the Admissions Office for recruiting events and other campus partners for financial literacy programs.
Bachelor’s degree required; 5+ years working in a college/university financial aid office. Knowledge of both Federal and State (Georgia) Financial Aid regulations.
Master’s degree preferred.
Salary $52,056 minimum - $65,676 midpoint
Physical Requirements/Working Conditions
Ability to move about the office freely, communicate without restriction, lift heavy boxes of files, and work outside of normal scheduled hours as needed.
Notice to Applicants
Please be advised that should you be recommended for a position, the University System of Georgia Board of Regents policy requires the completion of a background check as a prior condition of employment.