The University of Nevada, Reno invites applications for the position of Coordinator, Veterans Services in the department of Admissions and Records. This position provides direct service to students receiving education benefits under the G.I. Bill to ensure compliance with all G.I. Bill rules and regulations including the certification of student progress toward degree attainment. The incumbent is responsible for the accuracy and effectiveness of all front line communications to Veterans and serves as the direct liaison to the university Cashier’s office with regard to Veteran’s Administration (VA) payment processing. The position reports to the Director, Veterans Services.
The University of Nevada, Reno recognizes that diversity promotes excellence in education and research. We are an inclusive and engaged community and recognize the added value that students, faculty, and staff from different backgrounds bring to the educational experience.
Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree and two years or Master’s Degree and one year of related work experience in higher education or government programs.
Annual travel may be required for both mandated State and Federal training on VA Policy and Law.
The University of Nevada, Reno is the land grant institution for the state of Nevada with a growing student enrollment approaching 22,000 with 35% of our student body from traditionally underrepresented populations. The University provides a comprehensive selection of degree programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral levels. Recently recognized as an emerging Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI), the university is also recognized as a “Top Tier” Best National University by U.S. News & World Report (6th year in a row).The university is located in the picturesque Truckee Meadows at the base of the Sierra Nevada and in the middle of the nation’s next new College Town, the City of Reno. The University of Nevada, Reno is just a short distance from the state capitol, the beautiful Lake Tahoe area, numerous state and national parks. Also, the City of Reno is less than a 4 hours’ drive from San Francisco.
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EEO/AA Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.