Under the supervision of the Associate Director of Admissions the position is responsible for participation in all aspects of undergraduate admission efforts including all recruitment activities, evaluating candidates for admission, interviewing candidates, assisting students in understanding transfer credit evaluations and academic program requirements prior to applying for admission, and all other duties as assigned.
The Admissions Counselor will primarily recruit transfer students. Recruitment activities include comprehensive presentations to counselors and students during high school and college visitations; representing Rowan University at college days and college nights; doing group presentations; and representing Rowan University to parents and students at regional and national college fairs. The Admissions Counselor will participate in the University Open House Programs, Campus Visit Programs, Admitted Students Days and Tour Presentations.
The Admissions Counselor will assist in reviewing applications for fall and spring semesters.
The Admissions Counselor will participate on University committees and in related professional association activities.
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college.
1 (one) year of professional experience (preferably working in a college admissions office, including transfer student recruitment).
Availability to work day, evening and weekend hours - including extensive travel.
Experience working at a tuition-driven institution.
Customer-focused, competitive, and able to balance multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.
Excellent customer service, interpersonal skills and positive attitude.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Highly motivated and works well independently.
Highly proficient with technology, Banner, Slate CRM, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Access, Word).
Must have a valid driver’s license.
Internal Number: 494937
About Rowan University
A leading public institution, Rowan University combines liberal education with professional preparation from the baccalaureate through the doctorate. Rowan provides a collaborative, learning-centered environment in which highly qualified and diverse faculty, staff, and students integrate teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity, and community service. Through intellectual, social and cultural contributions, the University enriches the lives of those in the campus community and surrounding region.