Advisor Generalist - Admissions - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States


Detailed Job Description

Advises students on Admissions requirements, policies, procedures, resources, and degree programs. Organizes, maintains and updates files, databases, records, and/or other documents in the Student Information System (BANNER). Assists and contributes with a variety of Admissions projects as needed. Trains part time staff on best practices in Admissions. Remains current on theory, practices, techniques, rules and regulations related to responsibilities. Prepares acceptance letters and mass communication emails to students applying to the university. Answers questions sent to the Admissions Office via email. Advises students on Utah Residency requirements, policies, and procedures. Gain a basic knowledge of International student admission and visa protocol.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a bachelor’s degreeĀ or any combination of education and experience totaling four years is required.


Knowledge of college admission procedures.
Knowledge of best practices for handling a large volume of documents.
Knowledge of Utah residency requirements.


Skill with computers and computer software applications, including Word, Excel, Access.
Skill in training and supervision.


Ability to work with a wide range of confidential issues.
Ability to multitask and troubleshoot problems with student information system.
Ability to meet and deal with the public.
Ability to follow verbal and written instructions.
Ability to communicate effectively to a diverse student population.
Ability to solve problems creatively.

Pay Range

$12.34 to $15.42 per hour

Keyword Phrases

  • Admissions
  • Advisor Generalist - Admissions
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • Admissions & Enrollment / Recruiting
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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