Admissions Officer

New York, NY
Apr 05, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Represent and market NYU Abu Dhabi to potential students across the US and Canada at on-campus and off-campus recruitment events; cultivate relationships with students, parents, high school and college guidance counselors to encourage a positive response and interest in attending NYU Abu Dhabi and promote NYU Abu Dhabi. Assist with the achievement of University, geographic, and department enrollment targets by encouraging qualified students to apply to NYU Abu Dhabi. Review and evaluate students' admission applications. Present strong applicants in admissions committee, attend and participate in Candidate Weekend evaluation events in Abu Dhabi to further evaluate finalists. Advise students, parents, and high school and college guidance counselors on application process, University programs, academic requirements, Campus Life, and financial aid.Required Education:
Bachelor's degree

Preferred Education:
Bachelor's degree from a liberal arts institution. Participation in professional organizations such as NACAC, International ACAC, CIS, or other organizations relating to global education, or higher education access

Required Experience:
1 year admissions or related student services experience.

Preferred Experience:
Personal or professional familiarity with highly selective holistic admissions process for US universities. One or more years working in university admissions, high school counseling, or a related field

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Excellent communication and presentation skills. Ability to work with students from a wide variety of socioeconomic, racial, ethnic, and national backgrounds. Ability to work evenings and weekends, with significant amounts of domestic and international travel. Valid driver's license

Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Personal or professional familiarity with the UAE, Gulf, or Arab world. Familiarity with additional high school curricula and exam systems outside US context (including IB, A-levels, and national curricula)

EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity


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