Pay Range: $18.91 per hour or higher depending on education and experience
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Position Summary: Advise and counsel students and families concerning eligibility for athletic aid, financial aid, professional judgement, loan requirements, and special circumstances. Counsel and guide internal and external customers about financial aid and athletic aid process. Present scholarship, financial aid, and athletic aid information to audiences on and off campus. Develop, analyze, and review reports to determine eligibility for athletic, federal, state, and institutional financial aid and scholarship programs. Apply financial aid and NCAA policies and procedures to process student aid records.
Minimum Qualifications: High school diploma or GED Experience interpreting, explaining, and applying laws, regulations, and complex policies for multiple or highly specialized programs
Experience analyzing information and researching a verity of sources to identify and resolve problems or issues
Experience entering and retrieving data using a computerized record system
Experience compiling/maintaining data and organizing data and information into written reports
Preferred Qualifications: Bachelors degree or equivalent combination of related experience and education
Knowledge of federal aid regulations and programs, NCAA regulations, and the UI scholarship program
Knowledge of university financial aid, admissions, registration, and student progress patterns
Experience with SCT Banner software, Excel, and word processing programs
Experience working with high school and/or college students
Experience with athletic, federal, and institutional financial aid
Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships
Ability to work independently in completing projects
Ability to work professionally with people from a wide variety of cultural and socio-economic backgrounds
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
Posting Number: SP002702P
Posting Date: 01/29/2021
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions: This position is open until filled, however, applications received on or before February 21, 2021 will receive first consideration.
Position will remain open until a sufficient pool of candidates is identified.
In addition to the online application, please submit a resume and a detailed letter of qualification addressing all of the required and preferred qualifications.
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
Since 1889, the University of Idaho has provided motivated students with a transformative higher education experience that prepares them to solve real-world problems and achieve success in their lives and careers. Beginning with our beautiful residential campus in Moscow, the university’s reach extends throughout Idaho, serving over 12,000 students with educational centers in Coeur d’Alene, Boise and Idaho Falls, a research and extension center in Twin Falls, plus Extension offices in 42 counties. One of the nation’s land-grant research universities, U of I is a noted national leader in student-centered learning and interdisciplinary research that promotes public service. Our work serves businesses and communities, advancing the pursuit of diversity, citizenship and global outreach.