Senior Admissions Counselor

  • Cardinal Stritch University
  • Milwaukee, WI, USA
  • Apr 08, 2022
Full time Admissions/Retention/Enrollment Mgmt. Advising/Counseling/Support

Job Description


Cardinal Stritch University is currently seeking a qualified candidate for our Enrollment Management - Admissions Graduate department. The Senior Admissions Counselor position serves as a recruiter and admission counselor in the Office of Admissions.  The Senior Admissions Counselor is responsible for managing all aspects of a recruitment territory and keeping the Director informed of the status and the progress of each of the tasks outlined below.  In addition, the Senior Admissions Counselor assists in the coordination of recruitment territories, recruitment events (on and off-campus), scholarship events and acts as a mentor/coach for the counseling staff. 



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties and responsibilities.

  • Schedule and attend designated recruitment events and college fairs
  • Cultivate relationships with all prospects and applicants through consistent in-person, email and telephone contact in order to recruit prospective students and assist applicants throughout the admissions process
  • Facilitate the campus visitation of all prospective students and applicants within the territory and conduct personal visits
  • Develop territory recruitment plans consistent with the strategic plan and goals of the University
  • Aid in the development of promotional materials as assigned
  • Maintain territory recruitment report for historical tracking purposes
  • Meet enrollment goals established by the Director of Admissions
  • Serve as liaison with academic and non-academic departments as assigned
  • Serve on University committees and as a proxy for Director of Admissions as assigned
  • Serve as an admissions team lead in the absence of the Director of Admissions
  • Serve as team lead for undergraduate admissions counselors (freshmen or transfer territory as assigned)
  • Other duties as assigned


Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None


Preferred and Required Qualifications



  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Working knowledge of and experience in recruitment and the admissions/enrollment management field preferred
  • Working knowledge of financial aid processes and transfer credit evaluation preferred
  • Minimum three years of related work experience



Application Details

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Cardinal Stritch University is a Catholic, Franciscan university rooted in four key Franciscan values: creating a caring community, sharing compassion, reverencing creation and peacemaking. Our mission is to transform lives through value-centered education.

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