Rider University seeks an experienced, entrepreneurial and strategic leader to oversee all aspects of the Admissions (both traditional and nontraditional undergraduate programs, continuing studies, online, and graduate programs), One-Stop Services, Enrollment Reporting and Planning, and Financial Aid operations of the University. S/he will work collaboratively with the University community to achieve the University’s goals in the context of its mission and strategic plan.
Founded in 1787 as York Academy, York College of Pennsylvania is a private college located in south central Pennsylvania with an enrollment of approximately 4,700 undergraduate and 300 graduate students. Students are from more than 30 states and 12 countries and have access to over 50 undergraduate majors. Business administration, nursing, biology, education, and engineering are among the most popular programs. Master’s Degrees in nursing, business administration and education, and a Doctoral degree in nursing practice are also offered. The College has a long tradition of dedication to the intellectual, professional and social growth of its students. The admissions team is leading a strong enrollment plan and enjoying dramatic increases in first-time student enrollment of more than 11 percent from the previous year.
Founded in 1929 by the Sisters of Mercy, Carlow University is a Catholic, master’s comprehensive institution grounded in the liberal arts with strong professional programs, committed to engaging its diverse community in a process of life-long learning, scholarship, research, and service. Degrees are offered at the baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral levels to 2,254 undergraduate and graduate students. Academic degree programs are housed within three colleges: The College of Health and Wellness, the College of Leadership and Social Change, and the College of Learning and Innovation. Carlow University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. It is proud of its Military Friendly designation and to be a College of Distinction, a Catholic College of Distinction, and a Pennsylvania College of Distinction for 2016-17. Carlow has also been selected by Abound as a provider of Top Degrees for Adult Undergraduates for 2017 and is regionally ranked by US News & World Report. The University is affiliated with the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the United States Collegiate Athletics Association (USCAA) and is a member of the NAIA’s River States Conference.
Unity College is a private, liberal arts, sustainability science-based institution with an environmental focus. The College offers Bachelor’s and Associate's degrees and currently enrolls 665 full and part-time students. Known for hands-on learning in a full range of environmental programs, a collaborative faculty and staff, and a strong community, Unity College occupies a special niche in higher education and as such has been named 2016-2017 College of Distinction. The College offers internship sites in nearly 50 states and around the world in countries such as Zimbabwe, Belize, Ghana, Chile, Iceland and Israel and study abroad opportunities in 23 countries. Unity College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC) and its mid-coast Maine location provides easy access to beaches, mountains, and Portland. Unity College enrolled its first cohort of full-time distance learning graduate students in October 2016 making this a very exciting and transformational time in the history of the College.
Founded in 1920, University of St. Francis (USF) is a Catholic Franciscan institution enrolling approximately 3,900 traditional and adult undergraduate and graduate students. The University offers 86 undergraduate majors and minors, 19 masters programs and 2 doctoral programs. USF is rooted in the liberal arts and promotes a welcoming community of learners engaged in a continuous pursuit of knowledge, faith, wisdom, and justice. The University’s main campus is set on 24 acres in a residential area; the state-of-the-art nursing facilities and classrooms are located two miles away; and a downtown Joliet campus is home to the Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise Center which supports programs from the College of Arts & Sciences and the College of Business & Health Administration, the USF Art & Design department and the USF Art Gallery. USF also operates a campus in Albuquerque, N.M. US News & World Report has consistently ranked University of St. Francis among the best universities on both regional and national levels, as well as for best graduate, online, and veterans’ programs. USF is a highly competitive member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics and the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference. USF’s proximity to Chicago (less than an hour) offers numerous cultural and educational opportunities to students and staff.
Columbus State University (CSU), a member institution of the University System of Georgia, is conducting a national search for the newly created position of Executive Director of Admissions. Columbus State University is located in Columbus, the second largest city in Georgia, and is approximately 90 minutes from Downtown Atlanta. The University enrolls a diverse student body of over 8,300 students distributed among four colleges located on two residential campuses, as well as within an extensive array of on-line degree offerings. The College of Business and the majority of the programs of the College of Letters and Sciences are located on the traditional campus, while the College of the Arts and the majority of the programs of the College of Education and Health Professions are located on the RiverPark Campus located in the vibrant downtown Columbus area. The University offers programs leading to certification and associate, bachelor, and doctoral degrees.
Williams & Company is assisting Purdue University (West Lafayette, IN) in the search for a new Vice President of Enrollment Management. Look for a position announcement in January, 2017. For confidential inquiries or nominations, please contact Martha Smiles at (802) 497 – 0151 or at email@example.com
Founded in 1954 by the Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth, Holy Family University is a comprehensive, Catholic, university based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Approximately two-thirds of the University’s 2,700 students are enrolled on a full- or part-time basis in the traditional undergraduate programs. The remaining students are adults enrolled in master’s or doctoral degree programs or accelerated degree programs designed for working adults.
Founded in 1787 as York Academy, York College of Pennsylvania is a private college located in south central Pennsylvania with an enrollment of approximately 4500 undergraduate and 200 graduate students. Students are from more than 30 states and 35 countries and have access to over 50 undergraduate majors. Business administration, nursing, biology, education, and engineering are among the most popular programs. Master’s Degrees in nursing, business administration and