GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Manage full-cycle recruitment process from inquiry to matriculation for prospective undergraduate students within an assigned territory to achieve or exceed the pre-determined quantitative goals for the undergraduate profile in the context of a diverse student body.
Identify, recruit, and enroll prospective students from a designated market; manage a recruitment territory of diverse populations; develop recruitment strategies; plan and arrange all phases of necessary travel within territory; and conduct office-based communications flow by mail and phone with students and college contacts to achieve or exceed the pre-determined quantitative goals.
Establish and maintain an informational, active communication system with prospective students and college counselors/staff by means of community college visits, college fairs, telephone recruiting, and on-campus personal visits to promote Augsburg College.
Review, interpret, and evaluate students' academic credentials and make well-informed admission/denial decisions; may award designated scholarships.
Participate in 3-5 year strategic planning, including inquiry pools, recruitment initiatives, marketing, outreach, travel and budgeting.
Coordinate with Admissions leadership to maximize the Slate CRM program in the recruitment process, acquire accurate data, define and develop excellent business practices, and assist in the development of helpful reporting.
Coordinate with campus partners to target specific prospects throughout the year, providing academic departments and other key departments with consistent updates to ensure professionalism, accuracy, and superior customer service to all potential students and community college partners.
Provide superior customer service to students for the Admission staff for quality improvement of the student experience in the Admissions department as a whole. Provide unofficial transcript evaluations and individualized transfer planning services to all prospective students.
Develop, coordinate and present college workshops for community groups to raise the awareness of Augsburg and serve our neighbors in developing their understanding of college.
ADDITIONAL EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED:
Participate in cross department discussions pertaining to problem-solving, college policy, best practice, business requirements, and data analytics discussions.
Partner with external organizations to raise the level of public awareness of Augsburg for transfer students including: military, professional, corporate, and non-profit organizations, TCAEA, and academic partners.
Analyze needs, and develop and implement strategic planning to create an inquiry pool to meet or exceed targeted recruitment goals.
Augsburg University educates students to be informed citizens, thoughtful stewards, critical thinkers, and responsible leaders. The Augsburg experience is supported by an engaged community that is committed to intentional diversity in its life and work. An Augsburg education is defined by excellence in the liberal arts and professional studies, guided by the faith and values of the Lutheran church..., and shaped by its urban and global settings.Set in a vibrant neighborhood at the heart of the Twin Cities, Augsburg Augsburg offers more than 50 undergraduate majors and seven graduate degrees to more than 4,000 students of diverse backgrounds. The trademark of an Augsburg education is its emphasis on direct, personal experience. Augsburg educates students to be informed citizens, thoughtful stewards, critical thinkers, and responsible leaders.Augsburg's undergraduate program of liberal arts and sciences is offered on both a traditional weekday schedule and a non-traditional weekend and evening schedule. Augsburg offers master's degree programs in business, education, leadership, nursing, physician assistant studies, and social work, and a doctoral program in nursing practice. Augsburg's 4,000 students come from diverse religious, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds, representing 43 states, 40 foreign countries, and 24 tribal nations/reservations. The University also is a nationally recognized leader in providing services to students with physical or learning disabilities. This on-campus diversity is enhanced by Augsburg's location at the crossroads of the Twin Cities' most diverse neighborhoods. The Univertiy's location also provides access for all of Augsburg's students to participate in community service and internship experiences that not only enhance their classroom learning but also prepare them for life's work in a multi-cultural society.