Responsibilities: 1.Recruitment. Manage a Wisconsin and Illinois recruitment territory, mainly focused on Southeast Wisconsin and Chicagoland recruitment markets. Plan and schedule visits to high schools and community colleges, attend college nights, and college fairs. Recruit and counsel prospective students on admissions policies and procedures. Represent the university and academic programs at these events.
2.Recruitment Correspondence. Answer questions and reach out to students through phone calls, emails, and text messaging.
3.Perform Other Duties as Assigned. Including but not limited to remaining current in new trends and technologies used in the recruitment of students, assisting other university departments with recruitment related events, serving as a liaison with other campus departments, review of admission appeals, and participation in department policy and procedure development and implementation.
1 year of experience working in college admissions, student affairs, student services, or related experience OR 1 year of extensive involvement related to Admissions, Student Activities or Athletics as a student while pursuing a bachelor's degree.
Master's degree in Higher Education Administration, Counseling, or related field.
Strong oral, written, interpersonal and electronic communication skills. Must be able to communicate effectively with internal and external university constituencies.
Must have a valid driver's license.
Experience using Microsoft Office Suite.
Knowledge of undergraduate admissions and recruitment process at a four-year university.
Demonstrated ability to initiate, manage, and evaluate recruitment-related programs and activities.
Demonstrated ability in working with diverse populations.
Extensive knowledge of university programs and offerings.
Knowledge of CRM tools, as well as the ability to utilize technology.
Knowledgeable of Southeastern WI/Northern IL area.
Independent Travel required.
Overnight Travel required.
Some evening and weekend event attendance is necessary.
Must be able to load, unload, carry and set up bulky recruitment materials to remote locations by themselves.
About Winona State University: Founded in 1858, Winona State University (WSU) is the oldest member of the Minnesota State System of colleges and universities. Today WSU serves approximately 7,500 undergraduate and graduate students across two campuses in Winona and Rochester, Minnesota (MN). Winona State was named the second-best public institution in Minnesota by U.S. News & World Report's
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About Winona State University
Founded in 1858, Winona State University is a comprehensive public university with close to 8,900 students. The oldest member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System, Winona State offers 80 undergraduate, pre-professional, licensure, graduate, and doctorate programs on its three campuses: the original Main Campus in Winona, the West Campus in Winona, and Winona State University-Rochester.