Financial Aid Counselor -Phoenix campus
Company: Creighton University
Posted on: January 27, 2023
Creighton University is seeking to hire a Financial Aid Counselor
at our Phoenix campus.
Responsible for coordinating and communicating all financial aid
aspects for medical students on the Phoenix campus. Provide
financial aid counseling on individual basis from pre-matriculation
to graduation. Plan, coordinate, and deliver a financial literacy
program to promote and support student financial wellness. Process
departmental financial transactions and assist with the management
of the departmental budget
- 5% Meet with all students interviewing for medical school to
discuss federal financial aid and scholarships, cost of attendance,
budgeting, and credit reports/scores. In addition to interview day,
present to the students at Open Houses, Admitted Student Days, and
- 20% Be available to all matriculating and current students via
email, phone, or walk-ins to provide financial aid counseling.
Provide information on financial aid deadlines, requirements, and
cost of attendance. Troubleshoot issues with financial aid
processing, disbursements, refunds, and student accounts.
- 20% Present mandatory Financial Literacy curriculum tailored to
each year of a student's medical school experience.
- 25% Provide mandatory Exit Counseling to all graduating medical
students with medical school debt. In addition to the mandatory
session, provide an optional one-on-one personalized loan exit
counseling for the graduating student to discuss tailored debt
management and repayment strategies.
- 20% Oversee School of Medicine Scholarship budgets,
applications and awards. Prepare information for the School of
Medicine Scholarship Committee, and others, as requested. Assist
with the preparation and submission of the LCME Part-IB Financial
Aid Questionnaire. Provide scholarship and debt information to the
Medical Dean's Office upon request.
- 10% Process department financial transactions and assist with
the management of department budget.
Other duties as assigned.
About the Phoenix Campus
At Creighton University, we're committed to preparing students to
work for the greater good. That means going where there's a need
and providing the opportunity to work in a wide variety of clinical
settings with diverse patient populations. Creighton University's
Phoenix campus includes a new 183,000 square foot building opened
in 2021. Our health sciences degree programs in Phoenix features a
full four-year medical school and physician assistant, nursing,
pharmacy, physical therapy and occupational therapy programs. It is
home to 900 students in the School of Medicine, College of Nursing
and School of Pharmacy and Health Professions.
- Bachelor's Degree in related area required.
- 3+ years of financial aid counseling and/or financial literacy
- Strong verbal and written communication skills necessary
- Interpersonal/human relations/communication/listening
- Organizational/planning skills
- Writing and editing skills
- Ability to adapt to work environment changes and relate to
- Ability to assess situations, prioritize needs and tasks, and
assist, counsel, and act accordingly
- Ability to interpret oral and written instructions
- Ability to establish and maintain effective, team-oriented
- Computer proficiency (specifically, Microsoft Office Suite)
Change the World From Here
Creighton University is committed to providing a safe and
non-discriminatory educational and employment environment. The
University admits qualified students, hires qualified employees and
accepts patients for treatment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, marital status, national origin, age, disability,
citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender
expression, veteran status, or other status protected by law. Its
education and employment policies, scholarship and loan programs,
and other programs and activities, are administered without
This description describes the general nature of work to be
performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties,
skills, or abilities required. Regular, reliable attendance is an
essential function and all employees are required to follow any
other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related
duties as requested by their supervisor. Employees may also be
required to work in excess of normal working hours as workloads and
seasonal activities necessitate. A complete description is
available in the Human Resource office located at 3006 Webster
Street Omaha, NE. Creighton University reserves the right to modify
duties, responsibilities and activities at any time with or without
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