Admissions Counselor

Department: Admissions
Classification: Full Time
Report To: Director of Admissions

Primary Responsibilities: Introduce students and their families to Mars Hill University and assist through the entire enrollment process. Participate in university fairs, traveling 6-8 weeks of the year. Manage roughly 400-600 applicants per year. Maintain consistent
communication with prospective students and pertinent departments at MHU. 75% of the job will entail phone calls to applicants. Willingness to travel a must. The schedule will be Monday through Thursday from noon until 9PM. There will also be some Saturday work involved.

Skills Required:

  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Basic working knowledge of university admissions and financial aid
  • Proficient in MS Word, MS Excel and other software pertaining to admissions, recruitment and financial aid
  • Dependable, with understanding of confidentiality and accountability requirements suitable to this position
  • Ability to work independently
  • Self-motivated
  • Detail oriented

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Experience in university admissions or outside sales preferred
  • Knowledge of the principles and practices of student enrollment, admissions, and computer-based data management

Revised October 2013

Mars Hill University is an Equal Opportunity and Provider. Minorities are encouraged to apply.

Resumes and applications are not accepted by fax or email.

To apply, submit a letter naming the position, a completed university application
and your resume to:

Mars Hill University
Human Resources Office
PO Box 6664
Mars Hill, NC 28754-5000

To file a complaint with Mars Hill University, contact:
Deana D Holland
Director of Human Resources
Title IX Coordinator
Mars Hill University
Mars Hill, NC 28754
828 689-1275
828 689-1256 Fax
To file a complaint of discrimination, write to:
USDA, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Stop 9410
Washington DC 20250-9410
Or call toll-free at (866) 632-9992 (English) or (800) 877-8339 (TDD ) or (866) 377-8642
(English Federal- relay) or (800) 845-6136
(Spanish Federal-relay). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.