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Updated 9/13/16, click or scroll down for position details. 


College-Wide Director of Financial Aid, Associate Faculty Position

Reports To: Executive Director of Enrollment Management

Duties: The Director of Financial Aid is responsible for the management of a comprehensive financial aid program for undergraduate and graduate students including supervision of financial aid staff on both the Annapolis and Santa Fe campuses. The director will manage a budget of over $26.6 million from federal Title IV grants, work-study, loan programs, institutional programs, and state scholarships. Administration must be in complete compliance with federal and state regulations, equitable to students, and must maximize resources. The director will coordinate non-need based parental loan and payment options. 

In addition, the director will:

  • Develop policies to meet college-wide fiscal and enrollment goals, including the preparation and analysis of statistical information for enrollment projections and policy initiatives, as well as monitoring and reconciliation of all aid categories.
  • Assist domestic and international students and families in financial aid application process, including the awarding of funds, through all available modes of communication. Work closely with all appropriate offices on both campuses to meet enrollment and financial aid goals and to facilitate consistent policies and inter-campus transfer.
  • Prepare annual institutional budget request. Fulfill all reporting requirements. In consultation with Financial Aid Committee, establish and maintain institutional policies and procedures.
  • Coordinate and serve as primary contact for annual financial aid audit with external auditors.
  • Oversees Financial Aid Office located on both campuses. Will need to travel between the campuses on a regular basis. Can choose to work either on the Annapolis, MD campus or the Santa Fe, NM campus

Qualifications: BA degree, seven-ten years experience in financial aid or related field, at least five years of financial aid experience at the supervisory level, or acceptable combination of education and experience. Knowledge of federal Title IV regulations, proven ability to administer budgets, manage office operations and supervise staff, basic knowledge of accounting and statistics. Excellent communication skills and customer service focus. Facility and experience with financial aid software (PowerFAIDS/EX experience strongly preferred). 

Desirable Qualifications: Master’s Degree preferred. Experience in Admissions or Enrollment Management working with predictive modeling. Familiarity with St. John’s College community.

Compensation: Grade 16, Base Salary $87,255.00, excellent benefits.

To Apply: Send cover letter and resume to


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