Thomas College, a leading business and liberal arts college, offers a guaranteed job program to its graduates. Founded in 1894 as a private college, Thomas offers a rich professional studies curriculum for undergraduate and graduate students in a wide variety of programs including business, arts and sciences, criminal justice, education, and technology.
The Assistant Registrar is responsible for completing all steps to process benefits and advise Thomas College Student Veterans and for managing the student enrollment records of non-matriculated high school students through The College’s Dual Enrollment programs. The Assistant Registrar assists the Registrar as the College’s official custodian/historian of all academic records, maintains accuracy, and safeguards confidentiality. They will be responsible for counseling and certifying all Veterans assistance benefits, conducting evaluations of transcripts for credit, advising, and registering students as appropriate and assisting the Registrar with all registration procedures. The Assistant Registrar will record and store vital information about each student, including prior educational record, applicability of any transfer credits to degree, current academic status and degree standing, and correct academic history with the College. They will act as a Designated School Official for Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) administered by Immigrations and Customs Enforcement. They will assist the Registrar with planning and preparation for special events including commencement and student orientations.
The Assistant Registrar position requires excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills. The Assistant Registrar should be able to manage time efficiently, be able to prioritize tasks, and withstand frequent interruptions. Experience working in higher education is highly preferred, as is experience with the Family Rights and Privacy Act and other legal formalities as they relate to academic records. Knowledge of National Student Clearinghouse reports, working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite tools specifically MS Access and Excel, and knowledge of Veteran benefit regulations and VA Once. Knowledge of SEVIS regulations for F-1 students is preferred. At least three years’ professional work experience in higher education is highly preferred and a bachelor’s degree is required.
Medical insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, long-term disability insurance, short-term disability insurance, 403(b) matching plan, paid time off, and tuition remission.
Interested applicants should submit a resume, names of three professional references, and a cover letter describing your qualifications and experiences for the position. Review of applications will begin on October 12th.
The College requires all employees to be vaccinated for COVID-19. After a successful applicant receives a job offer they will be asked to provide proof of vaccination or must apply and be approved for a medical or religious exemption.
Thomas College is an equal opportunity employer.
Thomas College's mission is to prepare students for success in their personal and professional lives, and for leadership and service in their communities.