The Associate Vice-President for Student Affairs (AVP) is a full-time position that reports to the Vice-President of Student Affairs and Dean of Students (VPSA/DOS). The AVP works across campus to develop student experiences, processes, and policies that are inclusive and align with the division’s model for learning beyond the classroom. The AVP will work closely with the VPSA/DOS to develop the division’s annual report, identify areas for assessment, and implement quantitative and qualitative tools to tell the division’s story. The AVP coordinates with enrollment management on the handoff of students from depositing to starting classes and provide regular retention and attrition reports to campus stakeholders. Assists in leading crisis response.
Institute for Student Success
Abele Scholars Program
Retention & Attrition Responsibilities
Provides institutional leadership on retention
Leads campus-wide assessment of programs and processes and how they impact retention
Provides annual report on cohort attrition
Collaborates with ISS and IRE to improve student data collection and perform retention analyses
Oversees student experience of specialty scholarships
Provide support to faculty advisers for scholarship selection, matriculation, and programming
Ability to analyze and interpret data and prepare useable information and reports for various constituencies related to student success
Familiarity with Colleague, Maxient, residential management software, SPSS, and Microsoft Office products preferred
Demonstrated ability to work on multiple, complex projects; strong ability to multi-task and continually prioritize changing tasks and deliverables
Interested candidates should apply here. Once you create an applicant account, you will be prompted to upload your cover letter, resume, and a list with contact information for three references to the applicant database.
Ursinus is an EO/AA employer. Ursinus College does not discriminate on grounds of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, age, creed, ancestry, veteran status, marital status, disability, or other classification protected by applicable law in the administration of any of its educational programs or activities or with respect to employment.
Ursinus College is a highly selective, independent, co-educational, residential liberal arts college of approximately 1500 students located about 25 miles northwest of center city Philadelphia. With a diverse community of students, it is an expectation of all faculty to contribute to the inclusion, engagement, and success of all students.