Provide current and up to date information and guidance to prospective and continuing students to support the university's recruitment and retention efforts. Counselors provide support to undergraduate students, graduate students, their parents and advocates.
Counseling services are offered in person, by phone and by email.
Typically a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience.
Demonstrated knowledge in financial aid application processing: need analysis, verification and awarding of federal, state, and university funds.
Ability to explain financial aid issues to students and parents in detail. Must also be able to calculate federal eligibility.
Quantitative and analytical skills, organizational skills and attention to detail are necessary.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
The ability to prepare and provide presentations in a clear and effective manner.
Two years experience in financial aid at a post-secondary institution – preferably from the private sector.
Founded in 1911, LMU is a premier Catholic university rooted in the Jesuit and Marymount traditions. Our enrollment includes 5,962 undergraduate, 2,129 graduate and 1,278 law school students. Our 142-acre bluff-top campus is located in West Los Angeles and is among the nation's most beautiful and green campuses.