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Admissions/FA Assistant

Summary of Position: Student workers play a key role in the success of each admission cycle by assisting admission counselors and support staff with general operations and special projects in the Office of Admission and Financial Aid.   

Responsibilities:  Main duties include clerical tasks (e.g. data entry, filing, and mass mailing preparation), assisting with special event organization and set-up, providing general information about the College to members of the public in person, over the phone, and by email, and guiding campus tours. Student workers are on the front line of communication with prospective students and their families and may be asked to share stories about their experiences at Antioch College with others. They may perform other tasks to aid the general day-to-day operations of the Office as assigned.

Physical requirements needed to perform the duties of this position:  

  • Able to sit for prolonged periods of time
  • Able to focus on computer tasks for prolonged periods of time
  • Able to lift up to 25 pounds

Environmental Considerations:  
Exposure to heat, cold, and variable weather conditions during campus tours
Exposure to occasional cold in the office (due to unreliable heating system)

Summer 2014
Job skills required: 
Attention to detail
Ability to work independently as well as with others
Ability to interact positively with members of the general public
Ability to accurately and professionally represent the mission and goals of the Office and of the College
Ability to maintain confidentiality and follow FERPA guidelines
Experience in an office setting and/or customer service preferred
Experience using Word, Excel, and CRM databases preferred, but not necessary
Number of positions available: 
Admission & Financial Aid
Immediate Supervisor Name: 
Heather Bowling