Admissions Counselor

Saint Paul, Ramsey County
Jul 21, 2014

The Office of Undergraduate Admissions at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota invites applications for an Admissions Counselor.


Responsibilities:  implement creative marketing strategies for a specific territory; build relationships with a variety of internal and external constituencies; manage various projects related to recruitment of qualified students; effectively articulate mission and unique strengths of the university; communicate value of a private education and financing alternatives; accurately participate in a team-based environment; learn and respond to a dynamic and competitive industry.

A Bachelor's degree is required.  One (1) year of experience in Admissions is preferred (professional experience or experience as a tour guide, Student Ambassador, Intern, or related higher education experience, etc.); related experience in marketing, sales, event planning, sales, territory management, relationship building, customer service preferred.


The successful candidate must be self-directed, highly motivated, energetic, personable, technologically competent, comfortable working with diverse and underrepresented student populations, and possess outstanding communication and organizational skills. Night and weekend work, some overnight travel required. Valid Minnesota driver’s license required.


Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely, and work skillfully to advance the common good. The successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission statement.


In light of its commitment to create and maintain a safe learning and working environment, employment with the University of St. Thomas requires successful completion of a background screening.