Undergraduate Admissions Counselor

Creighton University
Omaha, NE
Aug 18, 2022
Aug 26, 2022
Position Type
Employment Type
Organization Type
College / University
Creighton University was founded in 1878 and has an enrollment of 8,000 students. Our campus spans over 150 acres, has over 50 buildings, and employs over 2250 people making it one of the largest employers in the Omaha community. It is important to us to have a diverse student body and workforce. Each employee is considered a member of the Creighton community and we want everyone to maintain a productive, healthy life on and off campus. In addition to our excellent benefits package, our employees enjoy a variety of programs and discounts to support a positive work-life balance. €

Recruits, evaluates, and participates in the selection of candidates for admission. Maintains liaison with all organizations and individuals involved in the admissions process. Develops public presentations designed to promote the institution. Advises parents and applicants about educational planning and processes.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ability to communicate well with prospective students, their parents and guidance counselors.

  • Ability to present pertinent information on Creighton University and the college selection process to both large and small groups.

Qualifications (KSA’s, Cert’s/licensure)

  • Bachelors Degree in business, human services, education or in a related field or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • 1 to 3 years related advising/counseling experience.

Physical Requirements

Seeing: 75 - 100%, Hearing: 75-100%, Standing/Climbing/Mobility: 25 - 50%, Lifting/Pulling/Pushing: 0 % (pound: - lbs.), Fingering/Grasping/Feeling: 75 - 100%, Travel: Yes, Exposure to Blood Borne pathogens: No

AAP/EEO Statement: Creighton University is committed to providing a safe and non-discriminatory educational and employment environment. The University admits qualified students, hires qualified employees and accepts patients for treatment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or other status protected by law. Its education and employment policies, scholarship and loan programs, and other programs and activities, are administered without unlawful discrimination.

Disclosure Statement: This description describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Regular, reliable attendance is an essential function and all employees are required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties as requested by their supervisor. Employees may also be required to work in excess of normal working hours as workloads and seasonal activities necessitate. A complete description is available in the Human Resource office located at 3006 Webster Street Omaha, NE. Creighton University reserves the right to modify duties, responsibilities and activities at any time with or without notice.