Assistant Dean of Admission (2 positions)

Clinton, New York
Apr 20, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Hamilton is one of the nation's top liberal arts colleges. It is independent, highly selective, coeducational and residential. Originally founded in 1793 as the Hamilton-Oneida Academy, Hamilton is today composed of 1,850 diverse and talented students from nearly all of the 50 states and approximately 40 countries. More information can be found at

The Office of Admission at Hamilton is seeking a results-oriented admissions professional who wants to be part of a highly effective team. The staff of the Office of Admission is characterized by an unusual degree of teamwork and camaraderie, a high level of energy and commitment, exceptional communication skills and creative problem-solving abilities.  This is a full-time, benefited position available to start June 1.

Responsibilities will include review of applications and selection of candidates for admission; interviewing prospective students; conducting group information sessions and other presentations; secondary school counselor relations; travel to secondary schools, college fairs and other off-campus programs; regional management of assigned recruitment territories; and management of special programs within the Office of Admission.

Candidates should possess excellent oral and written communication skills; strong organizational and analytical abilities; be strongly service-oriented; and be willing to travel six to eight weeks per year and work some weekends. Experience with social media promotion is desirable. Entry-level candidates as well as those with admission experience will be considered.  Salary will be commensurate with experience.

Interested applicants should submit a resume, letter of interest and contact information for three professional references via Consideration of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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