Associate of Senior Associate Director of Admission for Transfer Initiatives
The University of San Francisco (USF) seeks an Associate or Senior Associate Director of Admission for Transfer Initiatives who manages the outreach, recruitment, admission, and credit evaluation of transfer students. In consultation with enrollment leaders, this Senior Associate develops analytically grounded and mission focused plans for meeting the transfer enrollment targets. Transfer students represent approximately one-third of every incoming class, and the goal is to enroll 325 in the fall and 125 in the spring. This position directs the Transfer Task Force team within Undergraduate Admission, supervises key staff who are charged with developing and executing initiatives to meet transfer goals, and chairs the Transfer Advisory Group (stakeholders from across the University who strive to support and improve transfer students’ experience). Successful candidates for this position will possess an affinity for this highly diverse student community and demonstrated understanding of and experience with community college transfers.
The position requires a minimum of five to seven years of admission experience, bachelor degree (advanced degree preferred), proven experience in managing and navigating growth and change, excellent communication and community-building skills, adeptness in the use of relevant technology (e.g., Slate, Banner, and Slack), and ability to work independently as well as collaboratively.
The University of San Francisco, located in the heart of the city, is a premier Jesuit university that inspires students to create a more humane, just, and sustainable world. One of the most ethnically diverse universities in the nation and a leader in international education, USF enrolls about 11,000 students from 46 states and 87 countries in its five schools and colleges.
A comprehensive position description may be found https://www.carneysandoe.com/assets/USF-Sen.-Assoc.-Dir.-Admiss.-Transfer-10.5.pdf
Interested parties should reach out to Lisa Parsons ([email protected]). Required application materials include resume, cover letter written specifically for the opportunity, and list of five professional references.