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University of Virginia Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions in Charlottesville, Virginia

The McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia is seeking a dynamic, engaging, and team-oriented individual to join the school as an Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions in a collaborative and creative Student Services Office. The Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions actively participates in the advising, outreach and recruitment of prospective Commerce students and supports the management of the Commerce Cohort Program. The incumbent plans and executes targeted recruitment events and supports students from historically marginalized populations through a variety of programs, one-on-one, and small-group advising. The Assistant Director also supports the execution of the undergraduate admissions process for the B.S. in Commerce and the School’s portfolio of minors and other undergraduate program opportunities.

The University of Virginia is one of the highest-ranked public universities in the United States, and the McIntire School of Commerce ( awards a Bachelor of Science in Commerce, and Master of Science degrees in the Management of Information Technology, Business Analytics, Commerce, Accounting, and Global Commerce. McIntire is recognized for excellence and innovation in undergraduate and graduate business education and scholarship. The McIntire School is dedicated to educating and inspiring students to become visionary leaders who shape global business with integrity, purpose, intercultural fluency, and a fundamental understanding of how commerce can contribute to the common good for all. We are committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and welcome diversity in all forms.

The McIntire Office of Undergraduate Admission is responsible for all facets of undergraduate recruitment and admission. This includes the planning and execution of information sessions and presentations; recruiting and advising prospective Commerce students throughout the academic year; facilitating the internal and external B.S. in Commerce admissions processes; internal admissions for McIntire sponsored minor degree programs; and engaging with a broad constituency through multiple communication methods.


  • Bachelor’s degree and least three years of experience in student services functions or a total of eight years of experience in lieu of degree. Experience gained while a student may be considered.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, high level of accuracy and attention to detail, creativity, and commitment to diversity and inclusion.

  • Demonstrated skill in working effectively with diverse populations of undergraduate students.

  • Experience and proven effectiveness in presenting to diverse groups of constituents of various sizes

  • Capacity to work in a fast-paced environment managing multiple projects, prioritize a variety of responsibilities and work efficiently within and across teams.

  • Proficient in MS Office suite programs including Office 365 and have experience with or the ability to learn the Slate admissions system and other platforms as needed.

Anticipated hiring range $50,000 - $65,000


Complete an application online and attach:

  • Cover letter to include your interest, knowledge, skills, abilities or experience related to the position as well as your interest, knowledge, skills, abilities, or experience that support excellence through diversity, equity, and inclusion (Inclusive Excellence - Statement Guidance for applicants can be found here, )

  • Resume or CV

PROCESS FOR INTERNAL UVA APPLICANTS: Please apply through your Workday Home page, search “Find Jobs”, and search for R0037620

PROCESS FOR EXTERNAL APPLICANTS: Please visit UVA job board: and search for R0037620

*Please note that you MUST upload ALL documents into the CV/Resume box. Applications that do not contain all of the required documents will not receive full consideration. *

For questions about the application process, please contact Rhiannon O’Coin, Senior Academic Recruiter, or hiring manager, Danny Steeper, Associate Dean for Student Services,

For more information about UVA and the Charlottesville community please see and

The selected candidate will be required to complete a background check at the time of the offer per University Policy.

COVID Vaccination Requirement and Guidelines

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The University of Virginia, i ncluding the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician’s Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.

The University of Virginia is an iconic public institution of higher education, boasting nationally ranked schools and programs, diverse and distinguished faculty, a major academic medical center, and proud history as a renowned research university.

In January of 1819, the Commonwealth of Virginia’s General Assembly chartered what would become the University of Virginia. Entering our third century, the University has served Virginia, the nation, and the world by: educating responsible citizen-leaders; advancing, preserving, and disseminating knowledge; and providing world-class patient care. These responsibilities are enduring and continue to inspire our efforts.

The UVA Health System is renowned for providing outstanding patient care, educating tomorrow's health care leaders, and discovering new and better ways to treat diseases. The UVA Medical Center and Physicians Group, School of Medicine, and School of Nursing are recognized for their excellence in patient care, education, and research.

At UVA, we offer a rich collection of benefits, which have long been recognized and valued for their comprehensiveness and competitiveness in the market. In addition to a robust array of traditional benefits such as health care, time off, and retirement, UVA offers an array of other benefits and services to support faculty, staff, and UVA Health team members with their personal and family needs.

We are committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and welcome diversity in all forms. For more information on the University of Virginia and the surrounding area, visit our Why UVA ( and Why Charlottesville ( webpages