ADM- Admissions Fellow
Department:   Admissions - Financial Aid Level:   III

Senior Adm Fellows play a vital role in the campus visit experience and the admission process. Responsible for conducting one-on-one interviews with prospective students, meeting families, and answering questions about the Colby experience. They will follow up individually with the interviewee and serve as a resource to prospective students throughout the admission process. Additionally, fellows co-lead information sessions for daily campus visitors, help with special events and projects, assisting with yield efforts in spring and speaking on various admissions panels, and assisting recruitment of student overnight hosts. Fellows are responsible for contributing to the Colby Admissions Blog, This Colby Life, social media outlets, and duties assigned.

Candidates for this position must be comfortable and confident with speaking in front of both large and small groups of people. Competitive applicants have broad experiences at Colby both socially and academically and can communicate effectively with diverse populations. Candidates should have a wide range of academic and student life experiences, be knowledgeable about Colby's initiatives and understand the value of a diverse, inclusive and accessible community. Previous experience in admissions and financial aid (at Colby College or elsewhere) is not required. Candidates must be currently enrolled students the entire duration of employment.
Contact:   Kevin Phanor Extension:   859-4808