Coastal Carolina University — Residency Coordinator

Coastal Carolina University is currently accepting applications for the following position: Residency Coordinator (Student Services Program Coordinator I) in the Office of Admissions and Merit Awards. 

Duties will include, but are not limited to: determines the initial residency status (in-state/out-of-state) for tuition and fee purposes of all self-identified South Carolina applicants; assists in all other aspects of domiciliary counseling and communication for new, current and returning Coastal Carolina University students; assists with Systematic Alien Verification for Entitlements (SAVE); serves as a liaison to the University’s VA certifying officials and Financial Aid & Scholarships staff for the determination of South Carolina state scholarship eligibility; and other duties as assigned. 

Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree and one (1) year of related experience is required. Front-line customer service and/or telecommunications experience is preferred. Ability to use an admissions student information system and basic computer software, specifically Excel and Word, to update and carry out the details of residency determination activities. Ability to analyze admissions documents and process applications, perform detailed work, and handle students’ confidential matters. Ability to comprehend and apply regulations and policies in decision making. Must be a team player and able to work in a multi-task environment. Excellent oral and written communication skills are required, as this position requires considerable phone and email contact with students. Ability to establish and maintain relationships with professional staff across the University. 

Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, minutes from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 46 states and 53 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education. 

Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from historically underrepresented groups to apply. 

Interested applicants may apply online at Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three (3) professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer. 

Student Services Program Coordinator I (CB65/61121704/FTE-S00598P), full-time position with benefits. SC State Pay Band: 04. Normal work hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Must be flexible to meet the special scheduling needs of the University. Flexible hours; night and weekend work required.