Financial Aid Counselor

Wilson College in Chambersburg is seeking a full-time Financial Aid Counselor who will be a member of our Financial Aid team and will report to the Dean of Financial Aid.  This position will provide information to students and families on all financial aid programs and procedures.  This would include functions related to the application process that could include Grant programs, PHEAA matching-funds programs, and any other third-party aid provider that enables Wilson students to realize their dream of obtaining an education at Wilson College. The successful candidate would have the presentation skills necessary to administer financial literacy programs for current students and any other training necessary to facilitate understanding of the requirements for financial aid.  Knowledge of what is required to follow up with delinquent federal loan borrowers to avert default is also needed.  Collaboration with others is a must in order to accomplish goals.  Additional detailed job duties will be communicated during the employment interviewing process.

The successful candidate would possess an associate’s degree or at least 2 years of college required.  A Bachelor’s degree is preferred with experience in higher education, business, or human services.  Written documentation of education and experience and written references, are required before beginning employment.

Appropriate background clearances must be obtained for this position.  Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to

It is the policy of Wilson College to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital/familial status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information or any other protected characteristic applicable under law. The college complies with all relevant federal, state, and local laws, as well as, all regulations regarding nondiscrimination.  Specifically, in accordance with Title IX of the Education Amendment of 1972, Wilson College prohibits all sexual misconduct in all areas including educational programs and activities.

Wilson College
1015 Philadelphia Ave.
Chambersburg, PA 17201
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