Undergraduate Admissions Counselor, High School Outreach
Under the supervision of the Associate Director, the Undergraduate Admissions Counselor, High School Outreach will organize and administer motivational and informational programs throughout California aimed at enrolling more well-prepared and high-achieving students on campus, and will initiate community contact to further develop UC Irvine's network of individuals who proactively address the issue of educational attainment and achievement among all California residents. Responsible for evaluation of freshmen applicants based on self-reported information, official transcripts, and other pertinent documents.
As an official representative of the University, the incumbent is available to prospective and admitted students, their families, the campus community, and the general public to interpret, enforce, and explain University policies and regulations. Represents the Office of Undergraduate Admissions and the University at workshops, counselor conferences, college fairs, high school visits, and a variety of on and off-campus yield events. In addition, the Admissions Counselor is responsible for specialized coordination duties related to special populations and projects intended to assist in the recruitment, admission and enrollment of qualified undergraduate students. These duties may include but are not limited to recruitment and counseling of students in California and Western Regional territories.
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: Hourly $21.54 Total Hours: 8-5, M-F Contract Position. Occasional nights/weekends required. Frequent travel outside of normal business hours required. Must possess a valid CA drive'rs license.
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.
Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI's unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities.