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Admissions and Academic Advisor

Department/Program: Admissions and Academic Advising

Type: Full-time

Locations: Berkeley  

The Admissions and Academic Advisor is a 40-hour per week position, including some evenings. Salary is negotiable based on qualifications and experience. This non-exempt position comes with benefits that include vacation and sick leave accruals, medical, dental, vision, 403(b) retirement eligibility and some tuition waiver benefits. 

The requirements for this position include a Bachelor's degree in any discipline, customer service or admissions experience, and strong verbal and written communications skills. Spanish language skills are highly desired. The Advisor supports the University in meeting its strategic enrollment and retention objectives by recruiting new students and guiding admitted students in successfully completing their degree or certificate program. The Advisor provides professional and high quality service to students and maintains ongoing relationships with faculty. A comprehensive knowledge of the University’s programs, policies and procedures for admissions and retention will be required.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Please send a cover letter and resume by email to with ADMBERK in the subject line (failure to have ADMBERK in the subject line may delay consideration of your application), or by fax to 925.969.3451, or mail to:

John F. Kennedy University
100 Ellinwood Way
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

John F. Kennedy University is an affiliate of the National University System.