The Office of Undergraduate Admissions recruits potential applicants and selects students for the School of Arts & Sciences, School of Engineering, and the School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University. The Admissions team embraces the mission of the university and the goals of the undergraduate admissions office which include attracting and enrolling a diverse cohort of first year and transfer students via a robust recruitment and enrollment initiatives plan that has equity and inclusion as its guiding principle.
Reporting to the SMFA Associate Director of Admissions, the Admissions Counselor is part of the Admissions team responsible for recruiting and selecting students and for fulfilling the enrollment objectives set by the Dean for the school. As part of the SMFA at Tufts team, the Admissions Counselor works with specific recruitment goals of the SMFA at Tufts while also fulfilling Tufts-wide undergraduate enrollment objectives; manages a geographic recruitment territory and specific portfolio of recruitment initiatives. Additionally, this role supervises the student tour guides, provides training and feedback for student-led tours, manages schedules and assigns other tasks such as blogs and social media content. The Admissions Counselor reads and evaluates applications for admission as part of a reading team using Committee Based Evaluation and serves on selection committee; conducts portfolio reviews, classroom visits, and information sessions for prospective SMFA students, and represents the university for schools and community-based organizations.
Successful candidates will have a Bachelor's degree in visual arts or a Bachelor's degree in another field and directly related experience in the visual arts.
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Medford/Somerville
Job: Student Services
Organization: SMFA at Tufts
Employee Status: Regular Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Jun 25, 2021, 12:16:57 PM
Internal Number: 21001484
About Tufts University
Tufts is a leader in American higher education, distinctive for its success as a moderately sized university that excels at research and providing students with a personal experience. Our unique combination of research and liberal arts attracts students, faculty and staff who thrive in our environment of curiosity, creativity and engagement.