Salary: $40,300 - $50,100
Title: Regional Coordinator
Category: Management and Professional
Department: Early Academic Outreach Prog.
Date Posted: 08/09/2017
Position Information: The University of California's largest academic preparation program, Early Academic Outreach Program , works directly with students at under-served schools to increase the number of students who continue onto post-secondary education. Through workshops, events, one-on-one, and group advising, the program provides participants and families with admission information about California Community Colleges, California, State University (CSU), the University of California (UC) and private/independent colleges and universities. Early Academic Outreach Program staff members explain UC admissions changes and provide educators with valuable assistance in updating "a-g" course list and submitting "a-g" courses for review.
Minimum Requirements: Knowledge and understanding of K-14 education.
Thorough knowledge of high school graduation and college entrance requirements.
Ability to maintain cooperative relationships with school district administrators, school counselors, principals, teachers, and community contacts.
Experience advising and supporting educationally disadvantaged and academically at-risk students regarding postsecondary opportunities and careers.
Knowledge and experience working with a diverse student population, and sensitivity to culture, race, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, and socio-economic status.
Knowledge of higher education institutions (UC, CSU, CC, etc.), admissions and financial aid requirements, and the ability to interpret policies and procedures to youth, parents, and school representatives.
Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of University policies and procedures relating to admissions, housing, financial aid and student support services.
Bilingual - Spanish.
Additional Information: 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, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.
UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the country boasting several key rankings of which we are extremely proud.
- Washington Monthly (August 2016) ranked UC Riverside 12th in the nation in its annual University and College Survey. \
- Education Trust placed UC Riverside 9th in the nation for closing the graduation gap between black and white students by 1.7 percentage points.
- In QS World University Rankings 2016/2017, UC Riverside's Department of Philosophy is #1 in the world for the frequency with which published papers are cited by other philosophers.
- U.S. News and World Report Survey (September 2016) ranked UC Riverside 118th overall; earns "Great Schools, Great Prices."
- Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2016) Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151 to 200 institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500 universities."
- U.S. News and World Report's Best Graduate Schools (2016) including:
- Graduate School of Education - 62nd among ranked schools
- Bourns College of Engineering - 71st among ranked schools
For information about our generous employee benefits package, visit: Employee Benefits Overview