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Scholarship Coordinator
Student Financial Services seeks a Financial Aid Coordinator. This position reviews information submitted by applicants to determine eligibility for financial assistance in the form of scholarships, state grants, and ROTC scholarships, etc. This includes the type and amount of aid to be awarded in accordance with established federal and university standards and guidelines.

An associate's degree is required, though relevant experience may be considered in lieu of a degree. Demonstrated experience working independently with minimum supervision which requires attention to detail and experience in working effectively with people from varied backgrounds is required. The successful applicant has effective verbal and written communication and office skills and proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.

A bachelor's degree and/or experience working higher education field in student services and/or financial aid is preferred. Preference will be given to applicants with specialized knowledge of federal, state, and institutional student financial aid and awards programs, regulations and guidelines. The ability to interpret and apply policy in daily work, and knowledge of state education codes, as they apply to financial aid; financial aid basic accounting and budgeting of endowed scholarships; exceptional oral and communication skills, are all preferred skills. Proficiency in MS Application skills and familiarity with the Integrated Student Information System and imaging skills are preferred.

To apply, visit and search on Posting Number 0624143. Complete an application online, attach a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references. The position will remain open until filled.

For questions about this position or the application process please contact Bethany Case at

The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physician's Group are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.

Closing Date:
Open Until Filled

Required Applicant Documents:
CV / Resume
Cover Letter
Contact information for 3 References - name, email, phone

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