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International Admissions Coordinator

California State University, Sacramento
Sacramento, California
Closing date
Apr 11, 2024

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International Admissions Coordinator

Job No: 534907

Work Type: Staff

Location: Sacramento

Categories: Unit 4 - APC - Academic Professionals of California, Probationary, Full Time, Student Services, On-site (work in-person at business location)

Working Title: International Admissions Coordinator

Classification Title: Student Services Professional IV

Posting Details

Priority Application Date (Posting will remain open until filled): Monday, March 25, 2024 mailto:@ 11:55pm PT

Hiring Preference

Not Applicable

Position Summary

Under the supervision of the Assistant Vice President of International Programs and Global Engagement (IPGE), the Coordinator of International Admissions (Student Services Professional IV) leads international admissions processing of all undergraduate and graduate international student applications; advises and inform students, staff, faculty, and the general public of policies and procedures, pertaining to admission and enrollment of international students; leads evaluation of international academic credentials for special groups and programs processed by IPGE; issues appropriate supporting documents for all newly admitted and continuing international students. The incumbent actively recruits international students to the university, represents the university at various educational and community programs, events and activities.

During the course of performing assigned duties the incumbent interacts with a diverse student population, faculty, staff, and the public to promote the university. The incumbent is a student-centered, strong inclusive, team player who works to build a cohesive, collaborative team supportive of the IPGE's direction and goals.

FLSA: Exempt (Not eligible for overtime compensation)

Anticipated Hiring Range: $5,732 per month - $6,343 per month

CSU Classification Salary Range: $5,732 per month - $8,176 per month

Best-in-class Benefits:

CSU Total Compensation:

Salary Grade/Range: 1

Recruitment Type: Regular (Probationary)

Time Base: Full-Time

Pay Plan: 12 months

Work Hours: Monday - Friday; 8am - 5pm

Department Information

International Programs & Global Engagement (IPGE) is a home away from home for international students and aspires to provide meaningful and purposeful global opportunities for students working with faculty and staff across the University. The IPGE will be a recognized leader in supporting the University's mission, vision and values through global engagement.

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Minimum Qualifications

Knowledge and Abilities:

The following knowledge and abilities as well as those listed at lower levels in the Student Services Professional series are required for appointment to this classification.

Thorough knowledge of the policies, procedures and practices of the program area to which assigned or the ability to quickly acquire such knowledge. General knowledge of the policies, practices and activities of Student Services programs outside the program to which immediately assigned; general knowledge of the principles, problems and methods of public administration, including organizational, personnel and fiscal management; general knowledge of advanced statistical and research methods.

Ability to carry out very complex assignments without detailed instructions; advise students individually or in groups on varied and complex matters; determine the appropriate course of action and proper techniques to utilize while engaged with individuals and groups in personal interactions of a sensitive nature; reason logically and analyze and solve organizational and operating problems of one or several program areas; plan, coordinate and initiate actions necessary to implement administrative or group decisions or recommendations; analyze and define complex organizational, policy or procedural problems, collect and evaluate data, draw valid conclusions and project consequences of various alternative courses of action; understand the roles and responsibilities of others and to gauge relationships accordingly by taking into account the variety of the interrelationships, motivations and goals of the members of the organization served; and establish and maintain effective, cooperative and harmonious working relationships in circumstances which involve the denial of requests or the necessity to persuade others to accept a different point of view.

Possession of these knowledge and abilities is typically demonstrated through the experience requirements below.


Possession of these knowledge and abilities is typically demonstrated through the equivalent to four years of progressively responsible professional student services work experience which includes experience in advising students individually and in groups, and in analysis and resolution of complex student services problems.

A master's degree in Counseling, Clinical Psychology, Social Work or a job-related field may be substituted for one year of professional experience. A doctorate degree and the appropriate internship or clinical training in counseling, guidance or a job-related field may be substituted for two years of the required professional experience for positions with a major responsibility for professional, personal or career counseling.


Equivalent to graduation from a four-year college or university in a related field plus upper division or graduate course work in counseling techniques, interviewing and conflict resolution where such are job related.

Required Qualifications


• Working in an international student services office
• Interacting with people in an informational or advising capacity
• Researching and interpreting policies and procedures and communicating them to others
• Coordinating varied administrative/clerical tasks, setting priorities and meeting deadlines
• Problem-solving that involves independent judgement
• Streamlining admissions processes
• Integrating technology solutions to admissions processes
• Providing lead work direction
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

• Working knowledge of student administration computing software such as Common Management System (CMS)
• Working knowledge of international student recruitment
• Working knowledge of both graduate and undergraduate international admissions
• Working knowledge of analysis and application of academic regulations and procedures related to international and domestic transfer credit
• Working knowledge of U.S. and foreign education systems
• Working knowledge of educational recruiting agencies services
• Strong interpersonal skills to develop and maintain collaborative working relationships with various constituencies in a diverse environment
• Ability to be flexible and nimble in adapting to process changes
• Strong communication skills
• Ability to use standard office equipment and software programs (i.e. Microsoft Office)
• Ability to serve as an Alternate Responsible Officer (ARO) and Designated School Official (DSO)
• Commitment to maintaining a welcoming and inclusive work environment with diverse colleagues and constituents including faculty, students, staff, and members of the community
Work Schedule Requirements:

• Ability to work evening and weekend hours as needed

Conditions of Employment:

• Ability to pass a background check

Preferred Qualifications

• Experience working in a community college.
• International travel experience
• Working knowledge of U.S. Immigration regulations applicable to F-1 and J-1 visas
Documents Needed to Apply

• Resume
• Cover Letter

Failure to upload required documentation may result in disqualification.

About Sacramento State is located in the heart of California's capital city, five miles from State Capitol. The lush, 300-acre campus is situated along the American River, close to numerous bike trails and other recreational areas. Sacramento, also known as the “Farm-to-Fork Capital,” is one of the most ethnically diverse and livable cities in the country, with a population of half of a million. Sacramento State is a Hispanic and AANAPISI serving institution with about 31,000 students coming not only from the Greater Sacramento Region, but also from across the state, country, and world. Our 1,800 faculty and 1,500 staff are committed to meeting our mission:

“As California's capital university, we transform lives by preparing students to lead, serve, and succeed. Sacramento State will be a welcoming, caring, and inclusive leader in education, innovation, and engagement.” As the regional hub of higher education, Sacramento State is dedicated to;;;;, and

As evidenced by the values embedded in our, Sacramento State is committed to creating an inclusive environment where all faculty, staff, students, and guests are welcome and valued. Our commitment is more than simply ensuring that our campus is free from bias and discrimination, but is one devoted to celebrating many diverse identities, life experiences, and perspectives that enrich our community, teaching and learning.

To learn more about why you should join the Hornet Family, please visit the page.

Equal Employment Opportunity

California State University, Sacramento is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and has a strong institutional commitment to the principle of diversity in all areas. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or disability. Sacramento State hires only those individuals who are lawfully authorized to accept employment in the United States.

It is the policy of California State University, Sacramento to provide reasonable accommodations for qualified persons with disabilities who are employees or applicants for employment. If you need a disability related reasonable accommodation as part of the application and/or interviewing process, visit

The University is committed to creating an education and working environment free from discrimination, sexual harassment, sexual violence, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking. For more information on mandatory training for new employees, visit

Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act and Campus Fire Safety Right-To-know Act Notification:

Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, the current Annual Security Report (ASR) is available for viewing at
The ASR contains the current security and safety-related policy statements, emergency preparedness and evacuation information, crime prevention and sexual assault prevention information, and drug and alcohol prevention programming. The ASR also contains statistics of Clery Act crimes for Sacramento State for the last three (3) calendar years. Paper copies are available upon request at the Police Service Center located in the University Union.

Background Check Disclaimer

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with California State University, Sacramento. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current California State University, Sacramento employees who apply for the position.

COVID19 Vaccination Policy

Effective May 2023, per the, it is strongly recommended that all California State University, Sacramento employees who are accessing office and campus facilities follow COVID-19 vaccine recommendations adopted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) applicable to their age, medical condition, and other relevant indications.

Out of State Employment

Sacramento State University, as part of the CSU system, is a State of California Employer. As such, the University requires all employees (up)on date of hire to reside in the State of California.

As of January 1, 2022 the prohibits the hiring of employees to perform CSU-related work outside the state of California.

Eligibility Verification

Candidate must furnish proof of eligibility to work in the U.S. California State University, Sacramento is not a sponsoring agency for staff and management positions (ie. H-1-B Visa).

Note to Applicants:

Possession of the minimum qualifications does not guarantee an interview unless required by collective bargaining agreement.

Advertised: March 11, 2024 (7:45 AM)

Applications Closes: Open Until Filled

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