Counsel prospective students as they navigate the college application and decision process and serve as a representative of University of Cincinnati at recruitment events, campus visits, and on-campus events.
The Admissions Counselor for the College of Engineering and Applied Science (CEAS) will recruit and connect with prospective students who will be first-year, first-time undergraduate students and transfer students. This position will create, plan and execute small and large-scale recruitment events for CEAS. The Admissions Counselor will interact and collaborate with faculty members who support the office’s initiative, as well as collaborate and communicate with other CEAS and university offices, including but not limited to Advising, Facilities, UC Central Admissions, etc. This position will serve as a liaison to the CEAS Student Ambassador organization; assist in supervising student workers; and manage the office website
Serve and manage a geographic territory to ensure the university reaches various enrollment goals while being fiscally responsible.
Serve as the primary resource for contacts in that area.
Develop and execute initiatives that best serve the students and organizations in the area.
Make data-driven decisions to coordinate and execute travel within that area, including visits to high schools and community colleges.
Travel during key time periods (4 weeks in the fall and 1 – 2 weeks in the spring/ summer) and work evenings, weekends, and beyond a traditional work week as needed to effectively perform responsibilities, such as on-campus visit/event experiences.
Maintain and use information about students and organizations to advise and encourage students from prospect through application and enrollment.
Increase representation from one or more strategic populations based on the demographics of the territory (i.e. under-represented, high-achieving, transfer, out-of-state, and international).
Implement and explain university admissions policies.
May coordinate a specialized programmatic area such as on-campus and off-campus events, student tour guides, tele-counseling, campus visits, outreach and access, high-achieving scholars, website, social media, transfer, communications and marketing, regional campus referrals, etc.
Evaluate applications for admission and make holistic admission decisions using many pieces of information.
Accuracy and consistency will be needed to ensure the University is properly aligned to reach various enrollment goals.
Use a Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system to maintain records and prepare reports as required
Generate reports and assist in analyzing and interpreting data for future planning and evaluation.
Perform related duties based on departmental need.
This job description can be changed at any time.
Current valid driver’s license.
Additional Qualifications Considered
Proficiency in data trackiing, queries and reporting.
Physical Requirements/Work Environment
Sitting - Continuously
Standing - Continuously
Walking - Continuously
Bending - Continuously
Stooping - Continuously
Climbing stairs/ladders - Continuously
Kneeling, squatting - Continuously
Crouching - Continuously
Crawling - Continuously
Reaching overhead - Continuously
Pulling, pushing - Continuously
Shoveling - Continuously
Lifting - up to 20 pounds - Continuously
Lifting - up to 50 pounds - Continuously
Lifting - over 50 pounds - Continuously
Repetitive hand motion (such as typing) - Often
Hearing, listening - Often
Talking - Often
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.
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Internal Number: 58461-en_US
About University of Cincinnati
HISTORY IN BRIEF - The University of Cincinnati is a public urban serving research institution that was founded in 1819 and today is one of the country’s largest universities offering more than 350 academic programs to more than 44,000 students. UC has many top ranked programs in areas such as Music and Arts, Medical and Human-Services, Criminal Justice and more. Located in an urban setting, UC is close to the heart of Cincinnati and allows easy access for students to enjoy all that the city offers. UC is also the alma mater of many notables such as President William Howard Taft; Albert Sabin, developer of the oral polio vaccine; Astronaut Neil Armstrong and Mary Weinberg, 2008 Olympic gold medalist. UC is classified as a Research University (Very High Research Activity) by the Carnegie Commission and is ranked as one of America’s top 35 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. UC jumped 17 spots in the U.S. News & World Report rankings in the past two years alone. In addition to being named a “green university” by Princeton Review, UC has been named one of the world’s most beautiful campuses by Forbes and Delta Sky magazines. Learn more at www.uc.edu.MISSIO...N STATEMENT - The University of Cincinnati serves the people of Ohio, the nation, and the world as a premier, public, urban research university dedicated to undergraduate, graduate, and professional education, experience-based learning, and research. We are committed to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff, and all of our activities. We provide an inclusive environment where innovation and freedom of intellectual inquiry flourish. Through scholarship, service, partnerships, and leadership, we create opportunity, develop educated and engaged citizens, enhance the economy and enrich our University, city, state and global community.