Financial Aid Representative

Location
Glen Ellyn, DuPage County / Glendale Heights, DuPage County
Posted
Mar 28, 2014
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At College of DuPage, we believe that a community college should offer the advantages of an actual community. Ours is composed of highly diverse students, administrators, and professionals who are dedicated to furthering the future of our neighborhood and our world. We are the second-largest higher education institution in Illinois, dedicated to creating a positive influence on everyone whose life we touch. Our team strives to support and sustain the educational resources we offer with extensive knowledge, impressive service, and unparalleled expertise from individuals representing every culture imaginable.

Become a new member of our inclusive community in the following role:

Financial Aid Representative


Responsible for the Return to Title IV (R2T4) review and calculations following Federal and Institutional regulations and procedures. Responsible to evaluate and respond appropriately to the level of student need and provide clear and concise dissemination of financial aid information regarding application, processes, community resources and available internet resources.

Duties:

Perform the Return of Title IV program review and calculations in compliance with all rules and regulations.
Maintain a comprehensive knowledge of the R2T4 process including modules.
Manage the review and reconciliation of all Title IV programs and R2T4 funds for timely, accurate, and compliant returns each semester.
Collaborate with Financial Affairs in the R2T4 review and calculations.
Monitor the uncashed check process to ensure all funds over the allotted period are returned to the Department of Education.
Must have a comprehensive knowledge of Federal and State financial aid program regulations, policies and procedures especially R2T4 regulations as they apply to modules.
Use professional judgment according to Federal Policies and Procedures in determining student eligibility.
Identify and analyze unusual problems pertaining to financial aid with emphasis towards problem resolution and student service.
Assist in the collection of data for federal and state reporting.
Provide support services to the reception and intake reception and telephone coverage of the office.
Other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
REQUIRED:

EXPERIENCE: Minimum two to three year''s experience in a community college setting or business office environment. Evidence of commitment and sensitivity to students from different backgrounds. Two years of financial aid, auditing, or business office experience. Finalists invited to an on campus interview may be required to take a R2T4 examination consisting of several scenarios. Only individuals who receive the same outcome as those calculated and approved by the Internal Auditor will be considered.


EDUCATION: Bachelor''s Degree


PREFERRED:

EXPERIENCE: Working knowledge in Colleague Ellucian Student Information System.

EDUCATION: MA in counseling or student personnel.


To apply, please visit our website at:

https://cod.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=17999&job=financial-aid-representative-r2t4-cfrn13620sfa

The student population at the college is diverse in ethnicity, gender, language, age and background. College of DuPage is an AA/EO employer and strongly encourages applications from candidates who would enhance the diversity of its faculty.


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