Admissions Counselor

Northwestern College has an opening for two full-time admissions counselors. This position, which begins mid-June, involves managing a recruitment portfolio (students and territories) and promoting Northwestern’s Stand Out brand to encourage students to engage with Raider Nation and eventually enroll. Responsibilities include strategic communication (in-person, phone, email, text, etc.), traveling to visit students and schools, and providing exceptional hospitality during on-campus recruitment events, including group and individual visits.

A minimum of a bachelor’s degree is required. An ideal candidate will exhibit our Team Red values (relational, energized, driven) and be organized and able to speak and write well. Knowledge of and commitment to Christian higher education is expected.

The successful candidate  will have an authentic Christian faith and support the college’s mission and identity as expressed in our Vision for LearningVision for Diversity and Statement of Christian Identity. Northwestern identifies as Reformed in commitment, evangelical in engagement and ecumenical in spirit. We view these Christian theological perspectives as complementary and draw from the strengths of each perspective in fulfilling our mission. 

Northwestern College seeks to more fully reflect the cultural and ethnic diversity of the body of Christ in its faculty, staff, administration and students. Women and candidates from historically underrepresented groups are enthusiastically encouraged to apply.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until an appointment is made. Apply online below and send letter of application and resume to

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