The Office of Admissions at the University of Tennessee at Martin is currently accepting applications for a Regional Admissions Counselor to be based in the St. Louis, Missouri area. This position is especially focused on recruiting students from the St. Louis Metro area and southern Illinois. This position is funded for three years and continuation of employment is dependent upon funding.
Job Duties include: * Develop and coordinate strategic recruitment initiatives for the designated territory to attract a diverse group of new students to UT Martin; * Travel to high schools, college fairs, and other recruiting events to identify prospective students; * Counsel a diverse set of prospective students, parents, and high school counselors about the admissions process; * Execute an outreach plan, including outbound calling and emailing students and high school counselors; * Visit with and give campus tours to prospective students, families, and groups; * Communicate with prospective students and their families by email, phone, social media, and direct mail concerning admissions, financial aid, housing, and academic programs; * Travel to the UT Martin Campus to assist with Orientation, Preview Days & other special events; * Conduct admission group and individual presentations on the UTM undergraduate student application process and distinctive academic and programmatic features of the UTM campus to students, parents, and school counselors; * Assist Support staff as needed; * Occasional overnight travel for recruitment; * Other duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 196886
The primary purpose of the University of Tennessee at Martin is to provide a quality undergraduate education in a traditional collegiate atmosphere characterized at all levels by close collaboration among students, faculty and staff. In addition, the university is dedicated to meeting lifelong educational needs by providing graduate programs, distance-learning opportunities and other creative endeavors. Furthermore, the university is committed to advancing the regional and global community through scholarly activities, research and public service.