Admissions Support Specialist**

Albany, NY
Aug 04, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
7 Columbia Circle Albany, NY 12203

If you enjoy working in a fast paced, positive, student and employee focused environment, Excelsior College's Admissions Support team is the place for you! Come and join us as we help adult learners achieve their dreams! As an Admissions Support Specialist you'll be working in a positive work environment, with great benefits, located in Albany, NY.

The Admissions Support Team is responsible for meeting the needs of all students by providing accurate, consistent, and timely information through various communication techniques. Excelsior College, a regionally accredited, virtual, private, nonprofit institution of higher learning is seeking dynamic applicants for the position of Admissions Support Specialist, in the office of Student Success Services' Admissions Office.


• High School or GED required; Associate Degree Preferred
• Minimum of one year experience in Admissions and/or in a Communication Center preferred
• Ability to maintain a positive attitude in a high-energy office and manage multiple tasks and deadlines
• Ability to work independently and interact effectively with all colleagues
• Ability to master and assimilate a large amount of factual information about academic offerings with accuracy and detail
• Ability to work cooperatively in a team environment
• Candidates should demonstrate knowledge and proficiency with Microsoft Word & Excel
• Strong communication skills, attention to detail and strong problem solving skills are essential
• The ideal candidate will have experience in higher education and demonstrate an interest in promoting distance learning to a diverse adult student population
• Future ability to work weekday evenings until 8:00pm and Saturdays

Application Information

If you have problems with online submission, please call 518-464-8532. Thank you.

Excelsior College offers competitive compensation and a generous benefits package that includes paid time off, retirement, and excellent health insurance. Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, resume, and the names of three professional references. Please submit requested information at