International Student Recruiter/Coordinator

Waldorf College is accepting applications for an immediate opening for an International Student Recruiter/Coordinator for our new international student population. This dual position is part of the Admissions Office and the Office of Student Life teams and provides a great opportunity for candidates interested in broadening their experience in International Student Enrollment and Student Affairs. Ideal candidates would be student centered, energetic, able to adapt to multiple roles, have the ability to work with a variety of multi-cultural international students and the ability to work a flexible schedule that will include some evenings and weekends. As a part of a small liberal arts college, the right candidate will find challenge and opportunity.

This position reports both to the Director of Admissions and the Dean of Students. This is a 12 month, full-time, benefit eligible and salary in the upper 20's with possible live-on apartment. Waldorf College offers participation in a fully insured medical/prescription plan, dental option, life/disability insurance, flex spending plans, 401K retirement option and educational benefits for both the employee and his/her dependents.


The International Recruiter/Student Coordinator is Responsible for the recruitment, admission process and oversight of the international student program. Position entails active recruiting efforts through international agencies including email, phone and mail, pre-admission correspondence/process and travel to regional community colleges to recruit international transfer students. Develop international student orientation, transition services and retention activities. Specific duties include, but not limited to, assist with arrival/departure arrangements and adjustment to campus living, arrange and assign local host families, coordinate special events and serve as advisor to the Global Culture Club. In addition, this position provides general information to international students related to class registration, policies, programs of study, social opportunities, and community resources. Responsible for SEVIS administration and serve as the DSO for all current F-1 international students.


Requires a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree and two years’ experience in a residential college setting working with admissions, international students and/or student affairs with preference given to candidates with a Masters' Degree. Must be a U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until filled.  


Qualified and interested candidates should submit a letter of interest outlining qualifications, a resume and contact information for three professional references to: (Please reference INT'l Search/your last name in subject line of email)
Or mail to:
Int'l Search
Waldorf College
106 S 6th Street
Forest City, IA 50436   

Electronic application is preferred; however application by mail is acceptable


For more information: Waldorf College is a four-year liberal arts college offering 20 bachelor degree programs in a variety of popular fields both residential and online. For over a century, Waldorf has provided a signature student experience through an engaging community of learning and faith. That community has now expanded beyond the campus through Waldorf’s distinct approach to online education. Waldorf’s academic programs combine a strong liberal arts base with applied learning. Co-curricular programs ranging from the second oldest a capella choir in the nation, to an outstanding theatre program, to highly competitive athletic teams, provide students with a wide range of opportunities for meaningful participation in personal development. Waldorf is committed to engaging its students in service and in bringing the world to its students through international student recruitment and study-abroad programs. Every student is challenged to excel in Waldorf’s community where students are treated with dignity and respect. The college has an attractive campus with 14 major buildings and excellent resources.