Financial Aid Counselor

LSU Shreveport

  • Shreveport, LA
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 1 month ago
LSU Shreveport seeks an enthusiastic team member to serve as Financial Aid Counselor.� � Description: The Financial Aid Counselor is an unclassified, administrative position reporting to the Director of Financial Aid. The LSUS Financial Aid Office is a fast-paced, high traffic office serving a diverse population of online and on campus students. The Financial Aid Counselor plays an integral role in supporting the student experience by exemplifying a positive customer service approach. � Responsibilities and Duties: � �������� Provide quality customer service to various populations, including, but not limited to, prospective, current, and former students and parents.�������� Counsel students and parents regarding federal financial aid eligibility and completing the financial aid application process, including requesting and collecting documentation for federal financial aid files.��������� Conduct verification of federal applications using tax returns and other documents.�������� Possess up-to-date knowledge of all federal, state and institutional financial aid programs.�������� Participate in activities designed for student recruitment and retention.�������� Provide financial aid presentations when requested.�������� Assume responsibility for awarding and processing Direct Loans, Pell Grants, scholarships and other aid sources as needed.�������� Assist with general office operations and perform other administrative duties as assigned. � Qualifications: � Bachelor�s degree required.� The successful candidate will be computer proficient and committed to excellent customer service. Shreveport Times. Category: Education, Keywords: Financial Aid Officer0 - Full-Time