Director, Undergraduate Admissions

Jun 28, 2018
Jul 16, 2018
Executive, Director
Full Time


Marymount University invites applications and nominations for the Director of Undergraduate Admissions. Located just outside our Nation¹s Capital in Arlington, Virginia, Marymount is an independent, comprehensive, coeducational Catholic university of approximately 3,400 that combines a strong foundation in the liberal arts and sciences with career preparation and opportunities for personal and professional development. Marymount prides itself on being a welcoming, inclusive and diverse learning community that educates the whole person, with over 37% of its student body made up of under-represented communities. U.S. News and World Report recently named Marymount the second most diverse comprehensive university in the South. With robust enrollment, solid finances, and ongoing capital improvements, Marymount has never been stronger and is poised for continued growth.

The Director of Undergraduate Admissions develops, implements, and executes recruitment and admission strategies that fulfill the University’s enrollment goals, including: directing all undergraduate recruitment and admission functions for both first-year and transfer students; researching and planning departmental initiatives; monitoring and evaluating the effectiveness of admission policies, practices, and procedures; leading the development of recruitment materials and establishing communication strategies utilizing current technologies. The Director will be a skilled relationship manager and develop connections with faculty, deans, administrative staff, University leadership, and current students.

Minimum Qualifications

Must have at least 5-8 years of professional experience in higher education, and/or in admissions and enrollment management;marketing; and data base management.

Bachelors degree required.

Candidate also should possess excellent writing and communications skills and an ability to work collaboratively.
A proven record of basic supervisory and management experience;
A commitment to customer service and a student-centered philosophy; Experience working with a large student database system; Strategic working knowledge of website; Ability to analyze data and read trends to draw action based conclusions.

Master’s preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

Special Notes to Applicants

Application materials must be received by 07/13/2018

Open Until Filled No

University Profile

Marymount is a comprehensive Catholic university that emphasizes the liberal arts, career preparation, and personal and professional development. Consistently rated #1 or 2 among regional universities in the South for its diverse student body , Marymount serves nearly 4,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The university’s location in suburban Arlington, Virginia, offers easy access to the rich resources and international, cultural, and ethnic diversity of the nation’s capital. Marymount University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.

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