Admissions Assistant

Massachusetts, United States
Salary Not specified
Jun 01, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Admissions Assistant

About Northeastern:
Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and the recognized leader in experience-driven lifelong learning. Our world-renowned experiential approach empowers our students, faculty, alumni, and partners to create impact far beyond the confines of discipline, degree, and campus.

Our locations—in Boston; Charlotte, North Carolina; London; Portland, Maine; San Francisco; Seattle; Silicon Valley; Toronto; Vancouver; and the Massachusetts communities of Burlington and Nahant—are nodes in our growing global university system. Through this network, we expand opportunities for flexible, student-centered learning and collaborative, solutions-focused research.

Northeastern's comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate programs— in a variety of on-campus and online formats—lead to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Among these, we offer more than 195 multi-discipline majors and degrees designed to prepare students for purposeful lives and careers.

About the Opportunity:
The Khoury College of Computer Sciences Graduate School requires an individual with proven skills in handling confidential materials, multi-tasking, and handling sensitive situations in a calm, thoughtful and professional manner.

The Admissions Assistant will assist the Graduate Admissions Office with applicant inquiries, application review and enrollment information communication; They will also provide reports to program directors and other college staff on the application funnel, decision progress, applicant pool demographics, and other requested reports; Work closely with other university stakeholders on consistent communication with prospective and current applicants. This individual must be able to multi-task under a fast-paced environment with many distractions.

Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 2 years work experience, preferable in a higher education setting. Individual must have strong organization skills and be comfortable with Microsoft Office and Outlook. Person must be able to multi-task, remain focused in a somewhat hectic environment and be team oriented with excellent customer service skills. Sense of humor a plus. Must be able to communicate professionally and effectively on behalf of the college.

Salary Grade:
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

To learn more about Northeastern University's commitment and support of diversity and inclusion, please see

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