Associate Director for Orientation

Waco, TX
Apr 18, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Associate Director for Orientation
Baylor University

The Department of New Student Programs of Baylor University is seeking an energetic, detail-oriented professional who could also be described as a natural networker, innovative, and a creative problem-solver! This person will assist the department in achieving its goal of creating shared experiences that will inspire new students at Baylor to connect and thrive. Special emphasis of this department is that all entering students will experience a seamless transition into college and become engaged community members.

The ideal candidate will have:
  • History with running large programs involving college students
  • History collecting data for program assessment and improvement purposes
  • Professional demeanor
  • Prior management experience
  • Skills in critical thinking and problem solving

A Master's Degree, two years of relevant work experience, and a Christian faith are required. A Master's degree and three years of relevant work experience are preferred.

The Baylor Experience
Working at Baylor is so much more than simply having a job! As part of the Baylor family, employees not only receive a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical and dental insurance, generous time off, and fantastic automatic retirement contributions*, they also get to experience Baylor.
  • Experience the culture of working for an institution consistently ranked as a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education
  • Experience a mission driven organization based on a strong Christian commitment (
  • Experience Baylor academics with outstanding tuition remission for staff and qualified dependents*
  • Experience our beautiful campus with access to libraries, museums, and recreational facilities such as our fitness center, athletic courts, an indoor swimming pool, and the Baylor marina to name a few
  • Experience our great dining facilities and enjoy an employee discount
  • Experience Baylor athletics with reduced admission or free access to athletic events
  • Experience Baylor through many more wonderful events and programs that take place on campus each year

*For more details and eligibility requirements, please visit

To Apply

View the full position description: Associate Director for Orientation. Please submit an on-line application at along with a cover letter and resume.

About Baylor
Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education's “Great Colleges to Work For.” Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continuously operating university in Texas. The university provides a vibrant campus community for over 16,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Baylor is actively recruiting staff who support our mission as we pursue our bold vision, Pro Futuris.

Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant's religion among its selection criteria. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.