Director of Financial Aid

Director of Financial Aid

University of Colorado Boulder

University of Colorado Boulder seeks applications for a Director of Financial Aid.

Job Description

The Office of Financial Aid at CU Boulder welcomes applications for the Director of Financial Aid. This role is part of Student Financial Services within the Enrollment Management division where we play a key role in helping students achieve their educational goals. We are committed to helping students pay for college through innovative programs to support access and graduation and we empower students to make healthy financial decisions. Under the direction of the Assistant Vice Chancellor of Student Financial Services, the Director of Financial Aid serves as a leader for Student Financial Services along with the Director of Scholarships Services and the Bursar as a team that values collaboration, innovation, and promotes a student-centered approach to proactive, seamless, and cohesive customer service across the student financial services offices. The Director of Financial Aid is responsible for the overall management of the programs, services, and funding provided by the Office of Financial Aid. This includes the administration of Title IV federal aid, state financial aid, university grants, work-study, and all types of loans for undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. The director ensures aid policies and practices positively impact retention, graduation, and diversity goals while maintaining fiscal integrity and ensuring compliance. The director has extensive knowledge and experience in financial aid and provides policy expertise for the campus.

Application Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials: 1. A current resume. 2. A cover letter that specifically tells us how your background and experience align with the requirements, qualifications, and responsibilities of the position. We may request references at a later time. Please apply by July 9, 2024, for consideration. Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, please apply through CU Boulder Jobs.