CUNY Admissions Senior Advisor in Bronx, New York


Hostos is a small community college dedicated to creating an educationally rich, friendly, and warm environment. The Admissions Department seeks applications for an Admissions Senior Advisor. Under the supervision of the Admissions Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

  • Organizes, plans, and conducts presentations at assigned recruitment events which may include high schools, community based organizations, and other institutions.

  • Serves as a liaison with assigned recruitment territory.

  • Meets with prospective students and their families both on and off the Hostos campus and provides information regarding program offerings at Hostos, financial aid, and admissions requirements.

  • Assists with review of admissions applications, updates data in CUNYfirst, processes non-degree applications, and maintains student files.

  • Participates in various on-campus events such as open houses, admissions workshops commencement, honors convocation, orientations, and others events related to the new student enrollment.

  • Collaborates with other college offices in organizing marketing and communication strategies that support the recruitment/registration and retention of students.

  • Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with supervisors, department staff, faculty, and students.


Bachelor's Degree and four years' relevant experience required. Availability to work evenings and weekends preferred.


Conducts and coordinates student recruiting and other admissions activities.

  • Counsels prospective, transfer, and current students on their academic goals and how they may be achieved at the College, and assists them in preparing academic plans

  • Provides referrals to other College departments as needed to further assist student/applicant

  • Conducts follow-up with students from inquiry stage to registration

  • Reviews applications and provides preliminary recommendations on admissions

  • Participates in recruitment programs such as open house sessions, and direct recruiting activities

  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Job Title Name: Admissions Senior Advisor


Higher Education Assistant




$63,617 - $68,351; commensurate with education and experience.

CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.


Applicants must apply online by accessing the CUNY website at and navigate to the following links: "Employment" and "Search Job Postings"

Please attach resume, cover letter, and three professional references.


October 26, 2018


CUNY Job Posting: Managerial/Professional


CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

Job Title: Admissions Senior Advisor

Job ID: 19512

Location: Hostos Community College

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular