Under the direction of the Associate Director, the Admissions Counselor, Transfer Outreach has significant responsibilities for project coordination and leadership in the Office of Undergraduate Admissions (UGA). The position has a professional level of expertise in all areas of evaluation for freshmen and transfer applicants, and a comprehensive knowledge of the educational processes. This expertise is acquired through experience in the position and additional training in specialized areas. Utilizing established department guidelines and deadlines independently completes tasks.
The Admissions Counselor is also responsible for evaluation of freshmen and transfer applicants; counseling and advising of the public including, but not limited to, prospective applicants, parents, faculty, and administration on admission-related issues; and participating in various recruitment and yield activities. The position interprets the complex requirements for admission and makes independent decisions regarding the acceptance of transfer coursework from domestic institutions to the University and represents the University and OARS at school conferences and meetings. The Admissions Counselor participates in interdepartmental and system-wide meetings regarding the admission of students to the University.
In addition, the Admissions Counselor is responsible for specialized coordination duties related to special populations and projects within the transfer student community, intended to assist in the recruitment, admission and enrollment of qualified undergraduate students.
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
Salary: Monthly $4,517.67 - $6,142.75 Total Hours: 8-5, M-F Contract Position. Frequent travel with occasional evenings and weekend work required. Valid CA driver's license is required. This is a twelve month contract position. Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts. Please attach your resume.
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