Admissions Operations Coordinator

Goshen College invites applicants for the position of Admissions Operations Coordinator, with primary responsibility for processing all Goshen College applications and required supporting documents while maintaining data accuracy. The Admissions Operations Coordinator is also responsible for daily mailings and general operations support within the office.

This is a full-time, 1.0 FTE non-exempt position that pays $12.50 per hour.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Application completion process (50%)
  • Communication flow (30%)
  • General Admission Operations support (20%)

Education and Experience

Required:  Associates degree or equivalent experience with data management and business operations.

Preferred:  Two years prior experience in higher education, preferably in the area of enrollment.



  • Experience in data management
  • Self-motivated. Ability to work to established deadlines
  • Extreme attention to detail. Accuracy in word processing and data entry
  • Effective oral and written communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills
  • Computer literacy; experience using Microsoft Office and/or Google Suite
  • Possess high integrity and ethics in working with all student data. handle sensitive information in a discreet and professional manner
  • Customer-service orientation and creativity in problem solving
  • Commitment to teamwork and mutual support of others in the office
  • Embraces the mission, vision, and core values of Goshen College and GC Admissions


  • Experience working in an admission/sales/marketing context, particularly in a college or university setting
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel

Special Requirement:

  • Ability to work flexible hours, committed to being present during high peak times; some evenings and Saturdays may be required

About Goshen College:

Goshen College is an affordable, nationally-ranked Christian liberal arts college in Northern Indiana known for leadership in intercultural and international education, sustainability and social justice. The college offers bachelor’s degrees in more than 65 areas of study, as well as select graduate degrees. Goshen enrolls approximately 950 students from 35 states and 23 countries and is recognized for its innovative, life-changing study abroad program (Study-Service Term) and exceptional educational value. The 135-acre tree-filled campus features a world-class Music Center and a Rec-Fitness Center for 14 intercollegiate athletic teams. The extended campus includes a 1,189-acre natural sanctuary (the Merry Lea Environmental Learning Center near Wolf Lake, Ind.) and a marine biology lab in the Florida Keys. Rooted in the historically peaceful Mennonite church and established in 1894, the college’s Christ-centered mission produces passionate learners, compassionate peacemakers, global citizens and servant leaders. The college’s doors are open to all, with students from 40 different Christian denominations and several world religions. Experiential learning, faculty mentors and strong friendships are significant community strengths for students.

The college is located in the heart of Elkhart County in Northern Indiana, just a couple of hours from Chicago, Indianapolis and Detroit.  Goshen was named the 2017 Indiana Community of the Year by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce for its amazing arts and entertainment, food scene, recreational opportunities, outstanding schools, affordable living, cultural diversity and entrepreneurial spirit. Learn more at

How to Apply:

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Please be sure to provide all required materials noted below, as incomplete applications may not be considered. Application materials may be attached to the Staff Information Form or sent electronically to


  • Complete and submit the online Staff Application Form
  • Cover Letter
  • Résumé
  • List of three professional references with contact information

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  

Goshen College is an equal opportunity employer, committed to enhancing diversity across the institution. Goshen College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or any legally protected status. To protect the welfare and provide for the safety of the students, employees, visitors, and resources of Goshen College, background checks are conducted by the Office of Human Resources on all new and re-hired employees.

Human Resources
Goshen College
1700 S. Main Street
Goshen, IN 46526-4795

Telephone: (574) 535-7111