Manor College

Position Description

Manor College in Jenkintown, PA has a full-time opening for a Financial Aid Counselor. The Financial Aid Counselor assists the Director in the coordination of all aspects of the Financial Aid Office.  He/She will assist in counseling and advising current and prospective students on various forms of aid available and other resources to assist in paying the cost of attending Manor College. 


  • Package students with available financial assistance under the supervision of the Director.
  • Enter and track all documents in the Comprehensive Academic Management Systems (CAMS) pertaining to your students.
  • Research and compile information for special conditions/income reductions for student files.
  • Perform federal and college verification of aid applications for financial assistance.
  • Verify and confirm student awards for Satisfactory Academic Progress after each semester.
  • Coordinate all aspects of the Federal and State Work-Study program.
  • Assist Director with various reports as assigned.
  • Attend and participate in Admissions Open Houses and other on and off campus events.
  • Certify aid funds on CAMS.
  • Originate and disburse all Federal Direct Loans and private alternative loans to student accounts.
  • Assist with Entrance and Exit loan Counseling.
  • Communicate on a regular basis with Admissions, Bursar, Registrar and Finance Office concerning financial aid matters.
  • Promote and uphold Manor’s Catholic Basilian Mission
  • Assist the Director in various other projects as assigned.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Associates Degree Required, Bachelors Degree Preferred. 
  • Some financial aid experience (intern, work-study) preferred. 
  • Proficient in the use of all Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

Abilities Required:  

  • 1+ Year Counseling experience
  • 1+ Year Customer service experience
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks
  • Attention to detail

To Apply:  Please submit your resume with salary requirements to