Position Title:
Assistant Director of Financial Aid

University of Portland

Position Contact Name:
Janet Turner

Position Contact Email:
[email protected]

Job Post Website Address:

Salary Range:
$52,000 to $54,000 depending on experience

Deadline or Close Date:

Job Location - City, State:
Portland, OR

Position Description:
The University of Portland seeks an Assistant Director of Financial Aid. This position is responsible for collaborative leadership in the in the development, implementation and monitoring of policies and procedures in designated financial aid areas. The person in this position will be responsible for managing the Return to Title IV calculations, as well as monitoring complex and detailed compliance issues, including but not limited to the elements of the satisfactory academic progress policy, specific student academic plans, repeat coursework, and double major/dual degree. The person in this role will manage and maintain consumer information in accordance with federal and state guidelines. They will also manage daily processing activities, e.g. federal verification, managing disbursement exceptions, repackaging and troubleshooting auto-packaging exceptions and will utilize professional judgment for special circumstance appeals. This position will participate in financial aid training to stay current on Title IV and state regulations, will partner with others at the University of Portland to help ensure Title IV and state compliance and will actively seek out process efficiencies and improvements. This position may supervise and train staff and student employees. Our standard work-week is 35 hours per week 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday.