Temporary Admissions Application Reader

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Temporary Admissions Application Reader


Admissions III-JM

Worcester Polytechnic Institute - WPI

The WPI Office of Admissions seeks application readers for part time, temporary positions to assist the staff in reviewing application for first year undergraduate admission. Readers will work a minimum of 10 hours pert week and up to 20 hours per week from November to March.


Review and evaluate applications for first year admission using established application guidelines. Provide summary analysis for other admissions staff and the Admissions Committee that reflects holistic review of all information found within the applicant's credentials.


  • Bachelor's degree required.
  • Prior experience in higher education or admissions desired.
  • Prior experience in reviewing and evaluating applications for highly-selective college admissions is desired.
  • Must demonstrate high level of discretion and confidentiality, strong communication skills, attention to detail, time management and good judgment.
  • Must complete Conflict of Interest Training.
  • Candidates must not be employed by a secondary school or as a private independent educational consultant/college counselor.
  • A secure personal computer (PC or Mac) and high speed internet access are required in a private location.

United States of America (Non-Exempt)

WPI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. We are seeking individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who will contribute to a culture of creativity and collaboration, inclusion, problem solving and change making.

To apply, visit: https://wpi.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/WPI_External_Career_Site/job/Worcester/Temporary-Admissions-Application-Reader_R0001099

About WPI
WPI is a vibrant, active, and diverse community of extraordinary students, world-renowned faculty, and state of the art research facilities. At WPI, we have competitive and comprehensive benefits, including health insurance, long-term care, retirement, tuition assistance, flexible spending accounts, work-life balance and much more.

Diversity & Inclusion at WPI
WPI is committed to creating an inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued and respected; a place where every student, faculty and staff member can be themselves, so that they can study, live, and work comfortably, to reach their full potential, and make meaningful contributions in order to meet departmental and institutional goals. WPI thrives on innovative practice and welcomes diverse perspectives, insight, and people from diverse lived experiences, to enhance the community environment and propel the institution to the next level in a competitive, global marketplace.

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Job No:
Posted: 10/13/2020
Application Due: 10/23/2020
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