As a member of EMSS Operations unit, this position will assist in the processing of Miami University’s prospect and inquiry data and admission applications, support Slate users university-wide, and may occasionally provide direct support to students or parents. This position may require occasional nights/weekends.
This position may be approved for remote work on a hybrid basis up to two days a week. Remote work is not a right, but a working arrangement that can be modified or revoked by Miami University at any time for any reason.
Process transcripts and other materials submitted online or via mail; evaluate transcripts, recalculate GPAs, and determine applicants’ level of English proficiency (as applicable); assess and review applications to determine eligibility for study; process application fee waivers, deferrals, and deposits; monitor international agreements and sponsorships (30%)
Collaborate with Admission, other EMSS units, and various campus partner offices such as graduate directors/programs, Academic Personnel, Athletics, International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS), etc., to ensure the processing and matriculation of incoming students (20%)
Manage imports and exports to/from Slate and Banner; manage Axiom interface software between Slate and Banner; investigate and resolve duplicate records in Slate and Banner; partner with Miami offices and external vendors on prospect/inquiry imports (20%)
Communicate with faculty, staff, and student workers university-wide to train users and provide information on admission processes, policies, and operations; send informational materials to admission counselors on recruitment travel; may supervise student workers (10%)
Work with EMSS Operations staff and teammates in admission units to make processes more efficient and streamlined; assist with annual admission cycle prep; monitor application-related automation in Slate and assist in troubleshooting/updating (10%)
Monitor outstanding admission materials for matriculants and apply registration holds to records where applicable; communicate with students directly about document submission; coordinate with Research & Analytics team to identify enrolled student discrepancies between Banner and Slate (5%)
Other duties as assigned (5%)
EO/AA Statement/Clery Act:
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- High school diploma required - 5 years of experience in a relevant higher education setting - Experience with databases - Data entry experience
- Bachelor’s degree - 5 years supporting admission processes and staff - Experience with CRMs - Experience with student information systems - Experience with ETL software - Familiarity with international document processing
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Organizational skills, including the ability to manage time, prioritize work, and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
“Miami University, a student-centered public university founded in 1809, has built its success through an unwavering commitment to liberal arts undergraduate education, with complementary quality graduate programs, and the active engagement of its students in both curricular and co-curricular life. With a student body of 16,000, Miami effectively combines a wide range of strong academic programs with faculty who love to teach and the personal attention ordinarily found only at much smaller institutions. Faculty and staff are highly valued for their contributions toward the Miami experience. Employees enjoy a competitive benefits package and stable work environment as they work to support the university’s educational mission. Miami’s main campus is located in Oxford, Ohio, 35 miles northwest of Cincinnati, with regional campuses located in Hamilton and Middletown, Ohio, and a center in Luxembourg. Known as one of the most beautiful campuses in the nation, Miami, the nation's tenth oldest public university, is recognized for its striking red brick Georgian-style architecture and tree-shaded lawns. Take a Virtual Tour from our website.”