Financial Aid Counselor

Financial Aid Counselor

Fort Lewis College

Fort Lewis CollegeĀ seeks applications for a Coordinator for a Financial Aid Counselor.

Job Description

The Financial Aid Counselor position serves as part of a team of Financial Aid Counselors that provide instruction and counseling to parents and students regarding student financial aid policies and procedures. Financial aid counseling covers federal, state, institutional and private regulations and guidelines that govern the administration of financial aid. The regulations are complex and are constantly changing; therefore, there is substantial ambiguity that requires the counselor to utilize a broad application of reference and resource information to ensure accurate and in-depth information. In order to provide quality counseling and advising this position requires an understanding of a wide variety of information from multiple sources and offices.

Application Instructions

A complete application packet includes: * Cover letter addressing interest and qualifications for position- Include details regarding how your personal and professional experiences allow you to encourage a learning environment grounded in equity and inclusion. “How do you envision contributing to Fort Lewis College’s commitment to equity and inclusion?” * Resume *Names and contact information for three current, professional reference Submit materials as one PDF file via email to: Tracey Piccoli piccoli_t@fortlewis.edu Subject: Financial Aid Counselor Application