Website University of Alaska Fairbanks

University of Alaska Fairbanks, the state’s flagship institution, seeks an outstanding California-based Regional Admissions Counselor. One of the most unusual universities in North America, UAF is a public research university in a truly unique setting. UAF serves a wide variety of students, online and on campus. Because there is a community college embedded within the University, UAF offers everything from 1-semester occupational endorsement certificates through doctoral degrees.

The California Regional Admissions Counselor works primarily from home, developing and executing a plan to recruit and enroll students, primarily focusing on California and Colorado, plus a secondary territory covering the Southwest and Mountain States. This position involves extensive local and overnight travel, as well as regular evening and weekend work, during travel seasons.

The UAF Admissions Office prides itself on being student-centered, collaborative, and inclusive. This position will have a great deal of autonomy and responsibility, with excellent support from colleagues on campus. It is part of a small team of regional recruiters and reports directly to the Senior Regional Admissions Counselor.

The salary range for this exempt position is aligned with current California employment law, with a baseline of $66,560 annually.

Position Details: This is a full-time, exempt staff position with a competitive salary and full employee benefits package. UA provides a generous compensation package that includes retirement options, annual leave, 12 paid holidays per year, tuition waivers for employees and family members, and affordable medical, dental, and vision care coverage. New hires will be placed on the UA Staff Salary Schedule, Grade 78, based on education and experience.

Applications will be accepted for review on May 24, 2024, to ensure consideration, please apply by 11:55 PM, Alaska Standard Time on DAY BEFORE REVIEW DATE (05/23/2024).

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