Summary of Duties: With oversight from the Director of Admissions and under general supervision of the Recruiter, the Admission Program Coordinator is the primary point person who is in charge of the day to day operations of the yearlong DVM admissions cycle. Duties include, but are not limited to, gathering/assimilating all data associated with an application, directing the admissions committee members in their required duties regarding application assessment, maintaining appropriate databases associated with every aspect of the admissions process, tracking/monitoring/generating admission statistics, and advising prospective applicants regarding general academic admission requirements,. This position collaborates with both the Recruiter and the Recruitment Program Coordinator in the development, implementation, and interpretation of policies and procedures specific to the College of Veterinary Medicine Office of Admissions, along with interpreting and clarifying these policies and procedures for prospective students and the public.
Required Qualifications: High school graduation or equivalent AND two years of experience in the program specialty OR equivalent education/experience.
Founded in 1890 in Pullman, Washington State University (WSU) is Washington’s land-grant university with an overarching mission of improving the quality of life for all citizens – locally, nationally, and globally. WSU is committed to innovation and excellence in research and scholarship. WSU has a current enrollment of over 30,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students and approximately 6,000 faculty and staff at its five campuses (Pullman, Spokane, Tri-Cities, Vancouver, and Everett), as well as its numerous other locations across the State of Washington and online through its Global Campus.
U.S. News & World Report's 2016 "America's Best Colleges" rankings place WSU in the top 75 public national universities. WSU was one of only three Northwest universities to be placed in the top two tiers, along with the University of Washington and the University of Oregon. WSU is ranked as a "highest research activity" institution by the Carnegie Foundation and is in the top 12 percent of research universities as reported by the National Science Foundation. Also, WSU was recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching for its engagement activities with i...ts Community Engagement Classification.
WSU employs approximately 6,000 faculty and professional staff and the University deeply values diversity among its faculty, students, and staff. WSU students represent diverse social, economic, and ethnic backgrounds: approximately 10 percent of WSU students hail from outside the state of Washington, and approximately 6.8 percent are international students. WSU annually awards more than $280 million in scholarships and financial aid to approximately 17,000 undergraduate students.