Director of Financial Aid

Hood College in Maryland

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted February 18, 2014
Type Administrative
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

Director of Financial Aid 



Hood College invites applications for a regular full-time position supervising all activities within the Financial Aid Office. The Director provides strategic leadership, achieves goals, recommends policies, develops priorities, and provides management of the financial aid staff. This position requires extensive knowledge of federal, state, and institutional policies; fiscal integrity and stewardship; strong management skills-both project and personnel; and the ability to oversee all programs-Title IV, state, institutional and private assistance programs while maintaining compliance; and strong knowledge of computerized financial aid systems and other related technology.


A Bachelors degree and five years of progressively responsible experience at a supervisory level within a college or university financial aid office is required. Masters Degree preferred or equivalent combination of education and/or experience.


Please visit the Hood College web site,, for more details, including a complete description of the position.  Qualified candidates are invited to apply on-line via our electronic application which requires submission of a cover letter, résumé and three professional references.  (The electronic application is found at the end of the job description on the lower right hand side, "Apply On-line".) 

If you need assistance with the on-line application process, please email or call (301) 696-3592. 


Hood College is committed to diversity and subscribes to a policy of hiring only individuals legally eligible to work in the United States.  EOE


Hood College does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, disability, religion, or age in recruitment, admission and access to, or treatment, or employment in its programs, services, benefits, or activities as required by applicable laws including Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and complies with the law regarding reasonable accommodation for disabled applicants and students. Inquiries about discrimination or reasonable accommodation should be referred to the Title IX and Section 504 Coordinator at Alumnae Hall, 401 Rosemont Avenue, Frederick, MD. 21701 (AD 312), (301) 696-3592.  For complete information on Hood Colleges nondiscrimination policy, please visit

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