Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology
Financial Aid Counselor
August 2014 — Present
In charge of advising/counseling prospective and current students, as well as their families through each stage of the financial aid and enrollment process.
Assistance with Federal Financial Aid preparation, as well as helping students find employment, scholarships, and grants.
Act as the liaison with third-party agencies for external assistance for which students may qualify; organize and accurately complete information exchange forms to ensure appropriate funds are received;
Responsible for all aspects of the federal verification process, including but not limited to; verifying data items required under federal regulations, accurately recording correct data into the student administrative database, processing corrections, monitoring correction files, monitoring aid packages for accuracy relative to verified ISIR applications and organizing documents;
Perform quality-control checks to ensure records are compliant with federal regulations and will meet federal audit standards