SUNY New Paltz Vacancy
External Posting (Professional)
Applications are invited for consideration for appointment to the following position:
Department: Admission - Undergraduate
Budget Title: Admissions Advisor
Local Title: Freshman Admission Advisor
Posting Date: March 1, 2013
Duties: Include but will not be limited to: thorough knowledge of all freshman admissions policies and procedures, thorough knowledge of the university and its academic and student support offerings. Regional recruitment travel representing the university to prospective students, their families, the guidance community and other publics. Analyze and participate in the freshman application process; evaluate freshman application credentials to finalize an admission decision in accordance with university policy. Interview and counsel prospective students and parents; participate in on-campus and off-campus presentations to prospective students and parents. Will be responsible for social media specific recruitment and marketing activities.
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required. Minimum of one year professional admission experience at a selective, accredited college or university. Excellent oral and written communications skills. Clean and valid driver's license required. Ability to work evenings and some weekends. The successful candidate must be able to work collaboratively and independently, be creative and self-motivated.
Applications will be accepted only from US citizens or permanent residents.
Contact Information: Please note search # P13-06 on all materials submitted in connection with this search. Send your letter of application, resume and names and contact information of three references who can speak directly to your candidacy for this specific position to:
SUNY New Paltz
Search # P13-06
Freshman Admission Advisor
1 Hawk Drive, HR/HAB 203
New Paltz, NY 12561
Applications will also be accepted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org (preferred format is Microsoft Word, file extension “.doc”).
Deadline: Review begins immediately and continues until position is filled.
Other important information about this vacancy: We especially encourage applications from individuals who can bring diverse cultural and ethnic perspectives and experiences to the campus.
The State University of New York at New Paltz is a highly selective, public college that is recognized regionally for the strength of its academic programs. It is located in the beautiful Hudson River Valley with easy access to New York City and other nearby recreational and cultural amenities.
The State University of New York at New Paltz is an AA/EOE/ADA employer
Federal law and regulations require notice to all prospective employees regarding crimes that have occurred on campus in the current three year period. Please refer to the University Police Web site for the complete Annual Security Report (“Clery Report”) at www.newpaltz.edu/police/securityact.html.