Plan and execute recruitment activities and represent the College, working directly with prospective students and families, school counselors, community-based organizations, and other constituents both on and off campus. Travel to recruitment and admission events at various venues such as high schools, fairs and college programs to meet goals set for assigned market regions and academic programs. Provide assistance with various admission programs in support of enrollment goals. Plan and participate in recruitment activities including information sessions, open house programs, interviews, and other outreach. Review applications, counsel applicants throughout the admission process, and ensure timely admission decisions. Perform functional responsibilities as assigned; meet established numerical and qualitative goals.Bottom of Form
Bachelors degree and previous admission or related experience which could include and is not limited to: participation on a student calling team; holding leadership roles within a campus tour guide program; coordinating social media efforts; college counseling at the secondary school level; or work with community-based college prep organizations. We value energy, imagination, flexibility and excellent interpersonal, organizational, written and verbal communication skills; ability to interact positively with a diverse group of students, parents, and alumni; a commitment to quality teamwork; high level of initiative and motivation and willingness to travel and to work some evenings and weekends in support of recruiting events are required. Demonstrated commitment to creating a respectful and welcoming environment and fostering respect for all individuals. Ability to travel and possession of or ability to obtain a valid New York State drivers license and the ability to meet requirements to drive a College vehicle are required.
About Ithaca College
Ithaca College, coeducational and nonsectarian, is a nationally recognized comprehensive college of 6,700 students. Nestled in the heart of New York State’s scenic Finger Lakes region, Ithaca College sits atop South Hill overlooking picturesque Cayuga Lake and is just minutes away from the city center. Combining small town warmth and charm with the vibrancy of a college community, the thriving and culturally diverse city of Ithaca has been rated by Kiplinger’s as one of the top 10 places to live in the U.S. Undergraduate enrollment is approximately 6,200: 2,700 men and 3,500 women. Another 470 students are enrolled in graduate programs. There are approximately 1,700 staff and faculty employees in full-time and part-time positions. Please contact the Office of Human Resources at 607-274-8000 for information about Ithaca College as an employer. The staff will be happy to assist you.