Indiana University-Purdue University Columbus (IUPUC) continues to deliver high-quality undergraduate and graduate degree programs aligned with and responsive to regional educational needs since 1970. IUPUC is located in Columbus, Indiana, and enrolls between 1,500 and 1,800 students annually. IUPUC offers academic programs to students who reside in Bartholomew, Brown, Decatur, Jackson, Jefferson, Jennings, Johnson, Ripley, Shelby, and other counties in southern Indiana.
We seek greater diversity in our faculty and staff to broaden students' academic experience and to enrich our campus community. Candidates must be sensitive to the needs of and possess an interest in working in an academic community that is diverse with regard to gender, race, ethnicity, religion, nationality, sexual orientation or identity, disability status, and protected veteran status.
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The Office of Enrollment Management currently has two admissions counselor positions available. These positions are responsible for all aspects regarding recruitment of prospective freshman, transfer, and graduate students. The position promotes and represents the university at on- and off-campus events and assists students and families in the college search and application process. Duties may include; application processing, transcript evaluations, one-on-one counseling with prospective students and families, event coordination and management, and supervision of student assistants.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution and one year of professional experience in areas related to recruiting, admissions, counseling, marketing, or a related field.
Possess a valid driver's license with the ability to be insured by Indiana University.
Ability to respond effectively to the needs of a diverse and demanding student and parent population. Ability to meet deadlines, manage multiple projects, effectively communicate and manage interpersonal relationships, collaborate, and use/learn computer software programs. Excellent customer service skills, assertiveness, attention to detail, and critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Ability to communicate with others and present information and direction.
Experience working with educational institutions.
Working Conditions/Physical Demands:
Ability to travel to high schools, businesses, and other community events. Ability to work long hours when needed. Ability to set up tables or transport literature and information for various fairs or workshops from time to time. Ability to use computer and other office equipment. Ability to drive during daylight and evening hours to off-campus event locations in Indiana.
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.