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Campus Visit Coordinator

Apply now Department: 3670003520 Recruitment and Admissions
Job no: 513526
Employment type: Staff Full Time (Unclassified - Regular)
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Categories: Administrative / Professional, Communications / Public Relations / Marketing, Student Affairs / Services
Pay Grade: 08A

About This Role:

The Office of Recruitment and Admissions is seeking a Campus Visit Coordinator who will provide leadership in welcoming prospective first-year and transfer students who visit K-State to determine if they want to be a Wildcat. This position is responsible for:

  • Coordinating the components of the campus visit which include admissions presentations, academic sessions, extracurricular appointments, and tours of campus
  • Hire, train and supervise 30-40 student employees who serve as campus ambassadors
  • Provide leadership to the campus community through collaboration and communication with the goal of delivering a high-quality experience to prospective students

A successful coordinator has skills in organization, strong attention to detail, ability to multitask, proficiency in using technology, and thrives in a fast-paced work environment. They are passionate about student development and places high value on delivering outstanding customer service.

This position will be housed in the Berney Family Welcome Center – an $18 million dollar University facility. It is the premier location for prospective students, families, current students, employers, donors, alumni, and community members.


Why Join Us:

Office of Recruitment and Admissions assists student and families in the college search process and transition to K-State. ORA offers quality programs and services designed to provide information, guidance, and access to our campus community.

Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off – vacation, sick days, and holidays. To see what benefits are available, please visit:

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and inclusion. The University actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students and others. The University is dedicated to promoting the Principles of Community.

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 1-3 years of relevant experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1-3 years of experience in general office, clerical and administrative support work
  • Experience in higher education specific to recruitment, admissions, enrollment management or student affairs.
  • Supervision experience of student staff and/or professional staff.
  • Social and communication skills and the ability to engage with others of diverse backgrounds. 
  • Possess a high energy level and be able to work under strict deadlines.
  • Strong ability to lead, multitask and stay organized; exceptional communication skills both written and verbal. 
  • Self-motivated, team player with a commitment to a high standard of excellence.   
  • Demonstrated proficiency with technology including Customer Relationship Management tool (experience with Technolutions Slate or Salesforce is helpful), Student Information System such as PeopleSoft, Microsoft Office, efficient use of email, etc. 

Other Requirements:

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment

How to Apply:

Please submit the following documents:

  1. Resume
  2. Three Professional References

Screening of Applications Begins:

Immediately and continues until position is filled. For best consideration, apply by August 8.

Anticipated Hiring Salary Range:

$40,576- $51,729

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

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