Anderson University’s Office of Enrollment Management invites applications for a full-time, twelve-month position as a University Registrar. Anderson University is an innovative, entrepreneurial, premier comprehensive, liberal arts university affiliated with the South Carolina Baptist Convention. The University seeks a candidate with a strong Christian value system, lifestyle, and commitment to the integration of faith and learning.
The University Registrar will be to provide oversight of traditional undergraduate programs, non-traditional undergraduate programs, and graduate programs related to Office of the Registrar. Ensure the services to students, faculty, staff, and the public meet the objectives of Anderson University. The Registrar is in charge of all communication systems that are vital to the entry of student information. With an emphasis on personal attention at the University, this position will have direct contact with students and parents in answering questions and addressing concerns. With the overarching goal of upholding the mission of Anderson University, the University Registrar is a member of and provides leadership to the Registrar staff and serves as a member of the Enrollment Management Leadership Team.
Reporting to the Vice President of Enrollment Management, directs and coordinates registration activities and consults with other University officials to devise registration schedules and procedures and interprets registration policies for faculty and students. Maintains policies & procedures relevant to records and academic policies. Responsible, with the Office of the Provost, for the semi-annual Graduation ceremonies. Serves as a participating member in Enrollment Management Leadership Team and maintains contact with all other participating members associated with the execution of processes in the Office of the Registrar. Maintains current knowledge of FERPA and monitors compliance. Provides leadership to the entire Registrar unit.
Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of five years of experience in administrative or professional capacities required, including, direct responsibility for student records, department activities and reports, and registration activities and reports. Master’s degree is preferred. Understanding of institutional policies and procedures as well as federal regulations. Ability to work on multiple software systems, such as Ellucian Power Campus and National Student Clearinghouse is essential. Excellent oral and written communication skills, exceptional organizational and time management skills, and a keen attention to detail are needed. Must be able to connect, motivate, inspire people and lead a team.
Screening of applicants will begin immediately and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Submit letter of application, resume, names and telephone numbers of three professional references and a completed Anderson University Staff application electronically to:
Anderson University is committed to developing a diverse campus and culture that is reflective of God’s Kingdom and biblical unity. Anderson University does not illegally discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, disability, age, religion, genetic information, veteran or military status, or any other basis on which the University is prohibited from discrimination under local, state, or federal law, in its employment or in the provision of its services, including but not limited to its programs and activities, admissions, educational policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other University-administered programs. In order to fulfill its purpose, the University may legally discriminate on the basis of religion in employment. The University has been granted exemption from certain regulations promulgated under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 which conflict with the University's religious tenets.
Please direct inquiries about our commitment to diversity to Dr. L. Dianne King, Associate Vice President for Student Development/Dean of Student Success/ Title IX Coordinator, Thrift Library Office 203, 316 Boulevard, Anderson, SC 29621, (864) 231-2026, email@example.com. or to the Office of Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Anderson University-South Carolina
In addition to being named as one of the best Southeastern Colleges by the Princeton Review, Anderson University was also recognized as a Top Tier Regional University by U.S. News & World Report, who also ranked AU the seventh “Most Innovative School” among Regional Universities in the South. AU is a two-time recipient of Apple's Distinguished School recognition, one of just a handful of universities in the world to achieve this. We are located in South Carolina’s Upstate region, a growing and thriving community with award-winning public schools with convenient access to major cities and year-round outdoor recreation.