Student Financial Aid Coordinator I (SFA-Advising)

Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Oct 13, 2020
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Student Financial Aid Coordinator I (SFA-Advising)

Job no: 514821
Work type: Staff Full-Time
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Categories: Student Affairs/Services
Department:06010000 - EM-SFA ADMINISTRATION

Classification Title:

Student Financial Aid Coordinator I

Job Description:

Responsible for providing financial aid advising services to prospective and current students and parents covering all aspects of the financial aid process at UF. This includes working with clients extensively at our public information lobby location, in personal office settings, by telephone, email and zoom correspondence.

Responsible for making award decisions encompassing the syntheses of student and parent demographic and
financial data and correlating that information with awarding policies, procedures and eligibility requirements that pertain to over 150 federal, state and institutional student aid programs. This requires that the responsible individual possess a thorough working knowledge of federal, state and institutional regulations governing the awarding and disbursement of financial aid, and for analyzing applications and related data sent to Student Financial Affairs from prospective and current students.

Responsible for formulating both individualized correspondence and form letters in response to client inquiries regarding all aspects of the financial aid process.

Assists the Assistant Director with coordination of Preview, Destination UF and other special programs and

Interacts with various University staff to provide financial aid information pertaining to aid processing issues as they relate to departmental awards.

Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Advertised Salary:

$35,568.00 annually; commensurate with experience and education

Pay Range Based on Market:


Lower reference point: $30,500 Midpoint: $38,100 Lower reference point: $45,700

Minimum Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Student financial aid counseling experience preferred as well as personal computer knowledge. Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills.

Special Instructions to Applicants:
In order to be considered for this position, applicants must upload the following documents:
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. List of References

Applications must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required:No

Advertised: 12 Oct 2020 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 26 Oct 2020 Eastern Daylight Time