The Admissions Counselor I, under general supervision, identifies, recruits, and contributes to increasing the population of admitted, enrolled, and underrepresented students.
Review prospective student records and make administrative decisions. Responsible for providing information to the University NCAA Compliance Officer that ensures all perspective athletes meet admission requirements.
Oversees the preparation of College and transfer student admissions for Scholars Day programs and attend out-of-state recruitment events.
Represent the Office of Admissions during New Student Orientation sessions and provide updates regarding changes and scheduling.
Responsible for GPA?s calculations and inputting loose documents related to admissions and enrollment. Verifies receipt of admissions correspondence.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor?s Degree in applicable field
No prior experience required
Knowledge of admissions functions of higher education.
Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Physical Requirements ? Ability to lift moderately heavy objects.
Registrations, Certifications, and Licenses:
May require a valid driver?s license.
Travel required. Work beyond normal office hours and/or work on weekends.
Job Posting Close Date:
Please attach all required documents listed below in the attachment box at the bottom of the “My Experience” page of the application before continuing through the application. Though the attachment box is labeled as “CV/Resume”, more than one attachment may be uploaded.
All applicants are required to apply via our Career Site on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via thePVAMUcareer site.
The required documents listed on the job posting are required to be attached to the application.
No further applicant documents will be accepted once the job posting has closed. References will need to be indicated on the application and a resume may not be substituted. All previously mentioned actions must be taken for full consideration of your application. To be considered, even if you are a current or former employee, or current or former student ofPVAMU, all required documents must be attached at the time your online application is submitted.
Please contact the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or email@example.com should you need assistance with the online application process.
Background Check Requirements:
All offers of employment at Prairie View A&M University are contingent on the clearance of required background checks to include, but not limited to, a criminal history check, employment and education verifications, certification/licensure verification, and employment reference checks as applicable based on the positions qualifications and requirements.
Prairie View A&M University is dedicated to excellence in teaching, research and service. It is committed to achieving relevance in each component of its mission by addressing issues and proposing solutions through programs and services designed to respond to the needs and aspirations of individuals, families, organizations, agencies, schools, and communities--both rural and urban. Prairie View A&...M University is a state-assisted institution by legislative designation, serving a diverse ethnic and socioeconomic population, and a land-grant institution by federal statute.