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Company Name:
Approximate Salary:
23.17 - 24.17 Per Hour
Santa Barbara, California
United States
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
2 - 5 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree
1304 West Roseburg Ave.
Santa Barbara
Job Title:
Admissions Counselor

Admissions Counselor


Admissions Counselor




Office of Admissions 


University of California, Santa Barbara




Designs and implements a series of initiatives to generate the interest, application, and ultimately the UCSB enrollment of high school and community college students. Establishes a statewide caseload of student contacts from targeted schools and systematically follows up with student as early as ninth grade through e-mail, targeted mailings, hosting campus visits, open house events, and making referrals to faculty and campus service agencies. Engages in collaborative efforts with university units currently sponsoring outreach related efforts and summer residential programs. Serves as the liaison with schools and organizations outside of the University that work with student scholars to include high school teachers and counselors, churches, and youth organizations. Conducts visits to high schools and community colleges in order to inform prospective UCSB students, their parents, counselors and educators about admission policies and practices, and to encourage students to apply to and enroll in UCSB. 




Requirements: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of years of experience. Demonstrated experience in program development and implementation. Ability to represent the University to K-12 school administrators, teachers, counselors and prospective UCSB students, their families and communities at the highest professional level. Ability to relate to and work well with students from diverse backgrounds, manage workload, prioritize tasks and work on multiple projects under the pressure of tight timelines. Excellent public speaking skills, experience conducting workshops, and academic advising. Excellent organizational skills. 




Notes: Fingerprint background check required. Requires travel during the year. During travel season night and weekend work is required. Maintain a valid CA driver's license, a clean DMV record and enrollment in the DMV Employee Pull-Notice Program. Mandated reporting requirements of Child Abuse.  




Salary: $23.17-$24.17/hr. 




The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 




Application Information:


For primary consideration apply 3/26/19, thereafter open until filled. 




Job #20190143




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