Open Posting: Admissions: Admissions Counselor

Position: Staff

Department: Admissions

Classification: Exempt, Full time

MacMurray College is an independent, four-year, residential, baccalaureate college with a strong liberal arts tradition located in the affordable, safe, and stimulating city of Jacksonville, Illinois. For more than 170 years, MacMurray College has been committed to prepare graduates for satisfying and productive professional careers, providing the tools needed for effective leadership and encouraging individual growth throughout one’s education and future endeavors.

MacMurray College invites applications for the position of Admissions Counselor.  The Admissions Counselor is an integral part of maintaining and increasing the enrollment of the College. This position is responsible for the recruitment of qualified prospective students, building relationships with high schools and community-based organizations in assigned regional and national territories, and promoting the mission and brand of the College. The Admissions Counselor is a member of the Office of Admissions which is the “front door” of the College for prospective students and their families.

Duties and Responsibilities


Education and Experience

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

MacMurray College is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply and will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.  The College will not sponsor applicants for work visas.  Interested applicants may send a brief cover letter describing your interest in this position, a résumé outlining your qualification for the position, and contact information including email addresses for three professional references. Any finalist for the position must successfully pass a background screening. Applications will be reviewed immediately. All materials should be sent to

Deadline to Apply: November 1, 2019

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