Financial Aid Officer
at Vista College

Date Posted: 8/28/2017

Job Description


SUMMARY:

The Financial Aid Officer will be responsible for meeting with prospective students to assist them in understanding the financial options available to cover the cost of attendance with Vista College at the Killeen, Texas Campus.  Under general supervision, this position assists and advises students, parents and other interested parties regarding student financial assistance and provides information on available programs, procedures and eligibility requirements.  Review financial aid applications and related documentation for compliance with eligibility requirements.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide information, advise and assist perspective student and current student through the Financial Aid process, and process all aspects of Financial Aid
  • Provide information, advise and assist perspective Veterans and current Veterans through the VA process, and certify according to regulations
  • Analyze student applications and determine eligibility of available funding
  • Maintain knowledge of current regulations
  • Ensure accuracy of student packaging to all state and federal guidelines

MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent GED
  • Demonstrates strong customer service oriented, critical thinking, and problem solving skills
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills
  • Ability to Multitask
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively and in a timely manner
  • Proven knowledge of state and federal financial aid policies and regulations




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At Vista College, our goal is to make our graduates successful by empowering them with the knowledge, skills and practical training needed in today’s competitive workplace. Our flexible programs fit busy lifestyles, with classes offered in the day, evening, and even online. Our smaller class sizes allow students to receive personalized attention, and our emphasis on hands-on learning help students develop real-world experience that they can leverage to get started on the career of their dreams

Do you have an affinity for helping others make progress in their lives? Do you want to work in an environment committed to intellectual curiosity and lifelong education? Vista College may be just the place for you!

In a word, people are what set Vista College apart. Our teachers, administrators and support staff are the backbone of our success, and why we have endured in the competitive field of continuing education for over a quarter of a century. As a member of the Vista College family, you are an essential part of an operation committed to helping individuals better their lives through ongoing education that creates new opportunities.

Our goal is to make our graduates successful by empowering them with the knowledge, skills and practical training needed in today’s competitive workplace. Our flexible programs fit busy lifestyles, with classes offered in the day, evening, and even online. We maintain smaller class sizes so students receive personalized attention from our knowledgeable instructors. And, our emphasis on hands-on learning helps students develop real-world experience that can leverage to get started on the career of their dreams.

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