Admissions & Financial Aid Advisor

New York, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
May 21, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time


Date of Notice for Tompkins Cortland PAA Members: May 19, 2021

Date of Notice for All Other Applicants: June 1, 2021

POSITION OFFERED:    Admissions & Financial Aid Advisor

EMPLOYMENT DATE:  July 2021                                                  

TERM OF EMPLOYMENT: Renewable, Full-Time

JOB DESCRIPTION: Responsible for assisting in the implementation of the College’s comprehensive recruitment plan. Conducts high school visits, works with high school counselors to identify, promote and recruit traditional students to the College. Provides information to applicants and others on the College’s admission criteria, academic programs, financial aid, career and transfer opportunities and student services. Works with students, parents, faculty, staff, community groups, and special populations regarding admission. Requires extensive recruitment travel (evening and weekend work as well as extensive travel often requiring overnight stays).

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s Degree or Associate’s Degree with 2 years of related experience required. Requires travel to off-site locations. Must demonstrate the ability to meet the travel requirements of the position.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Experience in higher education and/or admissions.

EXPECTED HIRING SALARY RANGE: $48,750 - $51,221 - Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Review of applicants to begin June 21, 2021 and continue until position is filled.

To apply and view the full position description, visit Note: Additional application materials/essays will be requested.

Tompkins Cortland Community College is a culturally diverse campus with over two decades of strong partnerships with international colleges and universities and a commitment to preparing our students for citizenship in a global society. Tompkins Cortland Community College is accredited by the Board of Regents of the State of New York and by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and awards associate degrees in career-oriented and liberal arts/sciences programs of study. Enrollment is approximately 3,500 students. To learn more about the College, visit our website at Visa sponsorship not available. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. AA/EOE

Location: Tompkins Cortland Community College is located in the naturally beautiful and culturally rich Finger Lakes region of upstate New York, near Syracuse, Rochester, Ithaca, and Binghamton. The area is host to many colleges, including Cornell University, as well as excellent healthcare, museums, festivals, and business enterprises.

Human Resources Department | P.O. Box 139, 170 North Street | Dryden, NY 13053-0139

Phone: 607.844.8211 | Fax: 607.844.6551 |

The State University of New York | Tompkins Cortland Community College is an Equal Opportunity Employer