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Beloit College - Admissions Counselor/Assistant Director of Admissions

April 22, 2019 1:28 PM | Anonymous member

Admissions Counselor/Assistant Director of Admissions

Beloit College

Beloit, WI

Beloit College invites applications for the position of Admission Counselor/Assistant Director of Admission in a dynamic, fast-paced enrollment division responsible for enrolling a diverse and talented student body for a nationally-ranked liberal arts college.

The Admission Counselor/Assistant Director of Admission serves as a member of Beloit’s domestic, first-year admission counseling team tasked with developing and executing outreach strategies at the individual level, shepherding students through the college search process, and serving as key coordinators in connecting prospective students to appropriate ambassadors of a Beloit education. Reporting to the Associate Director of Admission and collaborating closely with colleagues across the enrollment division, key responsibilities of this role include:

  • Developing and executing an enrollment recruitment plan tailored to an assigned cohort of prospective students.
  • Managing an admission counseling territory, including developing partnerships with high school counselors, evaluating strategies, and completing 4-8 weeks of recruitment travel annually.
  • Communicating with prospective students and those around them about Beloit as a college search option.
  • Evaluating applications and participating in elements of the college’s applicant selection process.

The successful candidate will have a genuine appreciation for the liberal arts, as well as a desire to connect high school students to opportunities to fulfill their educational goals. Attention to detail, a high degree of organization, and comfort working in a nimble, fast-paced work environment are essential. Competitive candidates will be proven self-starters with outstanding communication skills, the confidence to work independently, and an appreciation for working as part of a team.

Candidates who wish to pursue this role at the Assistant Director level should have 2-5 years of previous experience in enrollment management, admission, campus visit programs, and/or related fields. Working knowledge of Slate is strongly preferred for Assistant Director candidates.

Because equity and inclusion are central to our students’ liberal education and vital to the thriving of all members of our residential learning community, Beloit College aspires to be an actively anti-racist institution. We recognize our aspiration as ongoing and institution-wide, involving collective commitment and accountability. We welcome employees who are committed to and will actively contribute to our efforts to celebrate our cultural and intellectual richness and be resolute in advancing inclusion and equity. We encourage all interested individuals meeting the criteria of the described position to apply.

Located in a diverse community close to Madison, Milwaukee, and Chicago, Beloit is a selective undergraduate liberal arts college that attracts students from across the United States and the world. The college emphasizes excellence in teaching, learning beyond the traditional classroom, international perspectives, and collaborative research among students and faculty. It is recognized as one of the Colleges That Change Lives. More information about Beloit College can be found at

To apply, submit a letter of application, resume, and contact information for three professional references Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Anticipated start date is July 1, 2019.  

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