Out of State Admissions Recruitment Specialist III
8AM - 5PM
$47,600 - $59,200
Under the general supervision of the Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions, the Admission Specialist will independently represent Undergraduate Admissions at out-of-state functions by providing oversight at various programs and events, participating in school visits, fairs, consortium travel, and conferences. This position is based on campus, and will require extensive out-of-state travel during peak recruitment and yield seasons. As an official representative of the University, the incumbent will travel out-of-state to recruit non-resident prospective and admitted students and will be available to students, families, the campus community, and the general public to interpret, enforce and explain University policies and regulations. In addition, the incumbent is responsible for all phases of admissions eligibility evaluation of freshman and transfer non-resident applicants based on self-reported information, official transcripts, and other pertinent documents.
Ability to develop recruitment programs, and design effective materials.
Thorough and comprehensive knowledge of academic programs, including curricula, admissions requirements, and financial aid programs, at colleges / universities and specifically at UC, and / or specific colleges and schools.
Ability to establish and maintain cooperative relationships with schools, universities, community organizations, and other institutions.
Thorough knowledge and experience working with a diverse student population.
Ability to interpret policies and procedures to prospective students and the public.
In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history and culture. UCR gives every student the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.
At UC Riverside we celebrate diversity and are proud of our #12 ranking among the nation for most diverse universities (US News and World Report 2013-2014). Become part of a place that fosters success for all its constituents, students, faculty, and staff, and where work/life balance and campus culture are integral to our way of life.
UCR is ranked 55th among top public universities (US News and World Report 2013-2014).
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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