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Student Life International Student Specialist

JOB ID #: 6952

ISSUE DATE: 11/07/2012

CLOSING DATE: 12/17/2012


Organizes and administers programs to support the success of international students.

Coordinates international student recruitment and enrollment services

Collects, evaluates, and reports information on a number of international student success factors

Works with campus departments on programs which promote the success of international students

Creates and implements communications strategies, workshops/events, and other special resources to support the international student community

Monitors compliance activities at the campus (e.g., visas, SEVIS and other reports) and stays current on regulations and other developments

Performs related duties as assigned.

The International Student Services Specialist is a member of the Division of Student Affairs. The Specialist will work with the Office of Admissions to administer the international student experience, including but not limited to:

Assisting with international student recruitment, including virtual and in-person strategies.

Collaborating with the various offices to ensure international student persistence, retention and success.

Working with various members of the college community to maintain, streamline and enhance the Study Abroad options and experience available to BMCC students.

Assisting in monitoring federal regulations and policies of international students' compliance including assisting students with visas, following up with SEVIS and completing other reports.

Implementing an assessment program to evaluate learning outcomes and best practices.

Staying informed of current services and new developments of issues for international students.

Creating and implementing orientation, assimilation, and success workshops, services, and resources for international students regarding topics such as transition to college, NYC, and the US (housing, medical insurance, etc.).

Developing electronic and print publications, social media and other communications.

Providing assistance with major college-wide events such as commencement, orientation, registration, and honors convocation.


Refer to CUNYfirst for a more detailed list of qualifications.

SALARY: $42,873 - $59,608

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