The Admissions Counselor II, under general supervision, identifies, recruits, and contributes to increasing the population of admitted, enrolled, and underrepresented students. Serves as a mentor, coordinates travel schedules and assignments, and develops recruiting plans.
This position typically works Monday-Friday; 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. May work beyond normal office hours to include evenings, weekends, and peak times.
Travel is required.
Identifies, recruits, and contributes to increasing the population of admitted, enrolled, and underrepresented students.
Develops an effective plan for recruiting in the assigned area(s) and schools.
Coordinates with high school counselors to facilitate the applications process
Tracks and follows up with targeted students and parents.
Advises prospective students about admissions statuses, policies, and office programs.
Develops working relationships with TAMUS members, departments, counselors, and advisors to enhance customer service and satisfaction. Disseminates admissions information.
Conducts on and off campus public speaking and maintains related records.
Reviews admission applications and assists in conducting third reviews of applications.
Works directly with applicants and their parents to resolve extenuating circumstances, complaints, and appeals of admissions denials.
Completes reports on programs/projects. Proposes, organizes, plans and coordinates events including accommodations, itineraries, meals, speakers, and records.
Coordinates major office programs. Serves on office committees.
Performs other duties as assigned.
This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. Other duties may be assigned.
Education and Experience:
Bachelorâ™s degree in applicable field and one year of related experience.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet, and database applications. Knowledge of admissions functions of higher education.
Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
May require a valid driverâ™s license.
Applications are accepted only through the online job portal at:
Internal Number: R-017839
About Texas A&M University - San Antonio
Texas A&M-San Antonio provides affordable higher education opportunities to students from over 30 counties in the surrounding South Texas region, and has graduated over 5,000 students who are career-ready in a variety of in-demand fields such as education, business, information technology and cyber security, criminology and biology.