ZipAssist at The University of Akron is seeking a full-time Coordinator of Outreach.
The Coordinator of Outreach manages all activities related to student and family education and outreach including, but not limited to, enrollment, registration, progress toward completion, student financial assistance, student life, off-campus living, public transportation, campus safety, U.S. passport application processing, academic advising, accessibility, tutoring, career services, physical and mental health and wellness, and testing. The position coordinates ZipAssist events associated with the Parents and Family Association, financial literacy, new-student welcome, academic-attainment celebrations, and campus resources; develops and presents informational sessions associated with ZipAssist services, programs, and initiatives; assists in developing and maintaining strategic campus and community partnerships; and conducts student portal training.
Relevant Bachelor's Degree
2+ years of experience in college/university student services or student affairs
Exceptional customer service and communication skills
Outreach and programming experience
Ability to maintain compliance with University, federal and state rules and regulations
The University of Akron is an equal education and employment institution. It is the policy of this institution that there shall be no unlawful discrimination against any individual in employment or in its programs or activities at The University of Akron because of race, color, religion, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, genetic information, military status or status as a veteran. The University is also committed to the principles of affirmative action and acts in accordance with state and federal laws.
The University of Akron is the region’s most influential public research university, contributing to the resurgence of the local economy, providing a workforce highly trained in diverse disciplines, and known for an innovative approach to higher education.