Admissions Coordinator, Office of Admissions - Georgetown University Law Center

Washington D.C.
Aug 23, 2017
Oct 03, 2017
Education, Law
Full Time
Located in a historic neighborhood in the nation's capital, Georgetown offers rigorous academic programs, a global perspective, exciting ways to take advantage of Washington, D.C., and a commitment to social justice. Our community is a tight knit group of remarkable individuals interested in intellectual inquiry and making a difference in the world.


Admissions Coordinator, Office of Admissions - Georgetown University Law Center

Tradition. Innovation. A superb faculty, hundreds of course offerings — and all of this just steps away from the Capitol and Supreme Court. Georgetown Law is an exceptional institution in an enviable location. Students come here from all over the world to study international or tax law, environmental or health care law (just a few of our specialties). They come here for our top-ranked clinics. Most of all, they come because this is the place where theory and practice meet. At Georgetown, students learn the law in the place where laws are made.

The Admissions Coordinator provides general administrative support for the J.D. & Graduate Admissions programs. S/he coordinates the J.D. group interview program and handles all administrative tasks and communications related to the J.D. waitlists. Serving as a Financial Affairs Assistant to the Assistant Director if J.D. Admissions and reporting to the Manager of J.D. Admissions, the Admissions Coordinator has duties that include but are not limited to:

  • Coordinates the J.D. Group interview process by sending email correspondence to applicants, confirming appointment times, and tracking and scheduling appointments.
  • Processes evaluations and oversees the flow of applications.
  • Handles correspondence issued to applicants who are placed on the waiting list while maintain those applications.
  • Provides accurate statistical counts for the Directors and Dean.
  • Ensures that decisions on Special Interest applications receive proper clearance before being sent to applicants.
  • Provides administrative and technological support, processing a portion of the J.D. and LL.M. applications.
  • Maintains and updates the general Admissions website.
  • Assists in front desk coverage and the “wrap-up” process.
  • Supports the Financial Affairs of the Assistant Director of JS Admissions.


  • Bachelor's degree
  • 2 years of relevant administrative and customer service experience
  • Ability to work with statistical data  and familiarity with Microsoft Office
  • Ability to quickly adapt to new databases and advanced administrative skills
  • Ability to juggle various tasks and manage multiple, often conflicting, deadlines
  • Customer service experience, detail orientation, and technology skills

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EEO Statement:

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