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The Stamps School of Art & Design is looking for an Admissions Counselor who will recruit undergraduate students and represent our School at recruitment events across the country. You will help connect the next generation of art and design creatives to the opportunities at Stamps. You will report to the Recruiting Coordinator.
Be a primary contact for prospective students and their families.
Counsel students, conduct portfolio reviews, and provide follow-up during all phases of the admissions cycle.
Provide in-depth admissions information in a group setting through Information Sessions.
Represent our School at local, regional, and national recruiting events, and visits to high schools and other outreach programs.
Evaluate prospective student portfolios and provide students with constructive feedback.
Review applications and provide recommendations to our admissions committee.
Maintain prospective student records in our customer relationships management software, tracking outreach and following up with students through multiple modes of communication.
Help coordinate the pre-college programs by leading events and programs.
Provide activity reports, schedules, and expenditures to the team related to recruitment events.
Transport 20-30 lbs. of promotional materials over short distances
Bachelor's degree in art, design or related visual arts discipline
1+ years of experience related to college admissions or counseling or related area
Experience evaluating and critiquing creative work
Applied experience working with students and colleagues from diverse backgrounds
Interest in travel and working evenings and weekends
Familiarity with Macintosh software programs and Google productivity applications
The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks. Background checks are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Internal Number: 200900
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