Classificaiton: Transfer and Graduation Evaluator I Department: Registration and Records Sub-Division: Student Success Salary Range: Classification Range $3,866 - $5,440 per month(Hiring range depending on qualifications, not anticipated to exceed $3,866 - $4,050 per month) Appointment Type: Ongoing Time Base: Full Time Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
About CSUF: Standing on 241 acres at the heart of Southern California, the university was founded in 1957 and has grown into a population of over 39,000 students. As Titans, we believe that diverse perspectives deepen our understanding. We are committed to giving students the support they need to graduate, while responding to Californias revolving work force needs. At California State University, Fullerton we strive for continual improvement of students, staff, faculty and administrators through orientations, training programs and professional development opportunities. As part of the Titan Community, you have access to many campus facilities and services including but not limited to the Grand Central Art Center in Santa Ana, Fullerton Arboretum, cultural events and performances in the Clayes Performing Arts Center, Cal State Fullerton Athletics sports events, Titan Recreation Center, and the Employee Wellness Program.
Job Summary: It is an exciting time to join Cal State Fullerton as we are an in demand comprehensive University that is driven to shape the future of education and foster a vibrant community of diverse students, faculty, staff and administrators who uphold values of inclusive excellence, free speech, and an environment free from discrimination. We are continuously seeking individuals from a variety of career disciplines that share in the University's mission and core values. We warmly welcome you to consider joining the Titan Community where minds expand and opportunities flourish.
About the Position:
The Office of Registration and Records serves students and the campus community by providing quality service that facilitate enrollment, retention and degree completion, while maintaining accurate academic records for the University. We are also responsible for processing transfer credit, and maintaining articulation agreements with other institutions. Additionally, we register new and continuing students for classes, maintain academic records, prepare transcripts and diplomas, and review petitions for exception to University Policy. We are seeking an exceptional individual to join our team as the Transfer and Graduation Evaluator I. The ideal candidate in this role should have a positive attitude and an active, energetic mind that is characterized by highly ethical practices and a commitment to diversity, openness, flexibility, integrity, and kindness.
Under the general supervision of the Assistant Registrar, as part of a team of Transfer and Graduation Evaluators, provides/maintains the critical advising tools that are essential to faculty and professional advisors in guiding students from matriculation to graduation. This is accomplished through transfer course evaluation; production of degree audits (TDAs); processing of course substitutions/waivers; review of concurrent enrollment requests and subsequent record updates; and the production of Graduation Checks. Works with students and staff to provide accurate information about transfer course articulation, CSUF degree, and graduation requirements. Evaluates external and internal academic records to determine eligibility for graduation and degree conferment. Records appropriate data in CMS to support student degree completion. Verifies transfer units awarded are accurately reflected in the Degree Audit System (uAchieve). Evaluates undergraduate supplemental records to determine applicability toward degree. Reviews student academic records as a final verification that all degree and university graduation requirements have been met and posts degrees to the student record. Evaluates coursework and transfer credits for NCAA eligibility for student-athletes. Provides analysis and interpretation of colleges and university policies relating to graduation requirements to the campus community in order to/solve complex student issues. College-specific evaluation requires an ability to explain complex policies and procedures to students, advisors, and faculty. Provides knowledge and recommendations to legacy and voided students about their degree requirements. Performs other duties as assigned.
Essential Qualifications: Completion of a formal training program in academic records evaluation or one year of academic records evaluation experience or any 12-month combination of training and experience related to academic records evaluation. Knowledge of the format and interpretation of course records and transcripts of institutions of higher education. Knowledge of authenticating course credits and comparing records of differing formats, such as foreign records. Knowledge of campus curriculum requirements for majors, minors, terminal degrees, and special program designations. Knowledge of the application of campus resource guidelines for making determinations using various criteria. Ability to be thorough, consistent, and accurate in the interpretation of records against criteria. Ability to comprehend and interpret complex regulations or requirements and to apply them in the evaluation process. Ability to maintain resources which document and update criteria. Ability to explain criteria and evaluations to others. Ability to make accurate records. Ability to organize work to meet deadlines. Ability to safeguard the confidentiality and security of records.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily and is required for employment. CSU will make a conditional offer of employment, which may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee who was conditionally offered the position.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience with degree audit performance tools such as Darwin, uDirect, uAchieve. Experience with databases such as MS Access. Knowledge of CSU transfer patterns and policies. Knowledge of CSUF policies and procedures.
Additional Information: California State University, Fullerton celebrates all forms of diversity and is deeply committed to fostering an inclusive environment within which students, staff, administrators and faculty thrive. Individuals interested in advancing the Universitys strategic diversity goals are strongly encouraged to apply. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for qualified applicants with disabilities who self-disclose.
Employees must maintain working knowledge of compliance with relevant NCAA and conference rules, and report any concerns or violations noted.
Multiple positions may be hired from this recruitment based on the strength of the applicant pool.
If you are applying for a staff position, please note that you are not eligible to work concurrently in a staff position and an Academic Student position such as Graduate Assistant, Teaching Associate, Instructional Student Assistant or a Student Assistant position.
Regular attendance is considered an essential job function; the inability to meet attendance requirements may preclude the employee from retaining employment.
Employee/applicant who submits an application for a position may be required to successfully complete job related performance test(s) as part of the selection process.
Online application/resume must be received by electronic submission on the final filing date by 9:00 PM (Pacific Standard Time)/midnight (Eastern Standard Time). Applicants who fail to complete all sections of the online application form will be disqualified from consideration.
California State University, Fullerton is not a sponsoring agency for staff or management positions (i.e. H1-B Visas).
California State University, Fullerton is a major regional university in a vital, flourishing area that includes Orange County, metropolitan Los Angeles and the expanding Inland Empire. The beautiful, 236-acre campus is set in Fullerton in north Orange County, about 25 miles from downtown Los Angeles and about 21 miles from nearby beaches. Cal State Fullerton has more than 37,000 students and approximately 1,800 full and part-time faculty members. The University offers 107 degree programs in eight colleges. Accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, CSUF is fourth in the nation for the number of bachelor's degrees awarded to minority students and first in California for the number of bachelor's degrees awarded to Hispanics.The University is one of the 23 campuses in the California State University System. Since the campus opened, CSUF has awarded degrees to more than 215,000 graduates. Many are leaders in business, government, education, and the arts.