Department: Enrollment Management and Student Engagement
Evaluation Group: Staff
FLSA Status: Exempt
Location: St. Charles, MO
Reports To: Director, Admission and Services for International Students
The international admissions counselor is responsible for the coordination of external and internal recruitment activities at the undergraduate and graduate level. This position coordinates the admissions process and serves as the point of contact for all incoming international students. The international admissions counselor will also serve as a Designated School Official and assist with oversight of the immigration documentation process.
Works with various reports to ensure students are being serviced throughout the admissions cycle from inquiry through add/drop
Reviews completed student files and makes admission decisions
Works closely with athletics compliance offices for all incoming student athletes
Attends international student recruitment events
Assists the Primary Designated School Official with the execution of different U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and Department of Homeland Security procedures
Determines and awards merit scholarships to incoming international students
Assists with math and English placement exams
Required Qualifications – Required qualifications to effectively perform the job. An equivalent combination of education, training and experience will be considered. (Additional requirements may be designated by position.)
Bachelor’s degree is required
Must have 2-3 years of experience in international recruiting or international student services
Must be a US citizen or permanent resident to meet qualifications as a Designated School Official
Must have a valid driver’s license
Master’s degree is preferred
Experience working with The Student and Exchange Visitor Information System preferred
Experience with immigration regulations and documents preferred
How to Apply: Please submit an online application, resume/cv, and cover letter through Lindenwood University's career opportunities website.
Lindenwood University is an equal opportunity employer.
Internal Number: R0007372
About Lindenwood University
Founded in 1827, Lindenwood is a dynamic four-year liberal arts institution dedicated to excellence in higher education. Nestled amid the beautiful linden trees, our historic 500-acre campus is situated in the heart of St. Charles, Mo., a growing community of more than 65,000 just west of St. Louis.
We offer more than 200 degree programs to more than 16,000 students through values-centered programs that lead to development of the whole person. Our faculty, staff, and administration are committed to an integrative liberal arts curriculum that focuses on the talents, interests, and future of our students. Lindenwood is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
Lindenwood University is known nationally and internationally for innovation, entrepreneurship, and extraordinary dedication to students. We believe that education is the way to personal freedom and responsibility, which are the keystones of any democracy. We have a liberal arts heritage that dates back nearly 200 years. In that time, we have learned how to educate in a way that helps each student become an enlightened, principled citizen of a global community.
Lindenwood is an independent institution firmly rooted in Judeo-Christian values. Those values include belief in an ordered, purposeful universe, the dignity of work, the worth and integrity of the individual, the obligations and privileges of citizenship, and the primacy of truth.
Lindenwood University is an Equal Opportunity employer. The University complies with appropriate federal, state, and local laws and provides equal employment opportunities and access to educational programs without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, veteran status, disability, or any other protected status to all qualified applicants and employees. Lindenwood University is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and dedicated to providing a positive discrimination-free educational work environment.