Financial Aid Advisor

Financial Aid Advisor

Arapahoe Community College

Arapahoe Community College seeks applications for a Financial Aid Advisor.

Job Description

At ACC, every employee is focused and responsible for student success. We promote a culture of inclusivity and innovation through individualized support, passionate employees and a welcoming environment. Hands on experiences and personalized attention make learning come alive at ACC enabling our diverse community of students and staff to develop the knowledge and skills they need to reach their academic and career goals. Since 1965, ACC has supported a culture of achievement and has been the place of choice for people who want to Move Mountains. Financial Aid Advisors provide services to financial aid applicants including financial aid advising, reviewing and verification of files for accuracy needed for packaging, and awarding various forms of financial assistance. This position uses professional judgement to determine if circumstances exist that could impact a student’s eligibility for aid. Modifies procedures to ensure fiduciary responsibility and program integrity of assigned area of expertise, while assuring compliance with Federal regulations. The Financial Aid Advisor counsels, interviews, and facilitates students’ and parents’ inquiries about student financial aid. General counselor duties which include open student advising during specified “counselor on duty hours,” assisting with “satisfactory progress” and other probationary mailings, attendance and participation in college, departmental and staff meetings, possible representation of Arapahoe Community College at various Federal, State and CCCS Financial Aid meetings, and other duties as assigned. This position may require occasional late-night or weekend hours and may be required to work out of any campus location – Littleton, Parker, or Castle Rock.

Application Instructions

All applicants must submit a resume, detailed letter of interest addressing the job announcement, unofficial transcripts, copies of applicable certifications, and names and contact information for three professional references. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications as related to the duties and responsibilities of the position. To submit your application scroll to the bottom of the job posting page.