Director of Admissions
Western Michigan University, a national research university classified as high research by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching is seeking applications for the Director of Admissions.
The University distinguishes itself in the marketplace as an institution which carries out its mission based on a commitment to its three pillars: learner centered, discovery driven and globally engaged. Western Michigan University is a place of destination and an institution of choice that is driven by its desire to promote student success. The Director of Admissions reports to the Associate Provost for Enrollment Management and provides oversight, direction and leadership for domestic undergraduate recruitment of first year and transfer students. The Director is responsible for hiring, training, and developing an organization that maintains the highest professional standards and an unwavering commitment to achieving institutional goals. Duties include budget management, compliance, incorporating best practices in recruitment, operations, marketing, communications and yield activities, and utilizing technologies which enable data driven outcomes. The successful candidate must possess a master’s degree with a minimum of eight years of professional experience, and a demonstrated record of progressively responsible and successful experience in admissions and recruitment programs in higher education.
To apply for this position, please submit a letter of interest, resume and a list 5 references (names, titles, addresses and e-mail) who can speak with authority on your professional qualifications. Western Michigan University’s Associate Provost Enrollment Management seeks a full-time Director Admissions. For complete description, minimum requirements and application procedures, visit our website at: http://www.wmich.edu/hr/jobs/. Only applications submitted through this site will be considered. Posting # 0604376.
WMU is an AA/EO employer. Minorities, women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and all other qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.