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Coordinator or Director of Enrollment, Transfer, and Admissions

Coordinator or Director of Enrollment, Transfer, and Admissions
Providence, RI
The full-time Coordinator or Director of Enrollment, Transfer, and Admissions will further College Unbound’s mission to reinvent higher education for underrepresented adult learners by creating and implementing transfer, admissions, orientation, and graduation processes that recognize, celebrate, and advance each student’s learning journey.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
• Developing, implementing, assessing, and refining processes and systems to proactively reach out to and work with prospective students, helping them to obtain transcripts while addressing emotional and financial barriers to obtaining these records.
• Designing politics and procedures for admissions and enrollment between staff members and departments
• Posting transfer credit to prospective and current students’ academic records.
• Serving as an academic advisor and coordinating additional advisors for incoming students until they begin their first semester course.
• Partnering with the Provost’s office and Lab faculty to transition learners from admitted to enrolled students.
• Working collaboratively with our Recruitment and Admissions team, Financial Aid Officer, Registrar, and Provost’s office to create a seamless experience of welcome for incoming students.
• Supporting the Provost’s office and Lab faculty in developing, implementing, assessing, and refining the orientation and first year experience of College Unbound students.
• Supporting the Provost’s office, Registrar, and Lab faculty in moving advanced students to graduates.
Successful applicants will be mission-driven, detail-oriented, collaborative, creative problem solvers who will thrive in the all-hand’s-on-deck ethos of a higher education start-up. The ideal candidate will also meet the following qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree, or a combination of equivalent education and/or experience
• At least 2-5 years of professional experience in admissions or related areas
• Knowledge of trends and practices in higher education
• Able to articulate an understanding of the university mission and highlight its compatibility with personal and professional values/ethos
• Ability to manage and work collaboratively with staff and leadership in a higher education setting that fosters an environment which acknowledges, encourages, and celebrates differences and successes
• Must be a self-starter with strong planning, communication and data analysis skills
• Demonstrated problem-solving ability
• Public relations and computer skills are essential

To Apply:
Please send resume, cover letter and two references to provost@collegeunbound.org, listing the position title in the subject heading.
Phone: (401) 752-2640
Fax: N/A
325 Public Street , Providence, RI 02905