Extending Learning Within and Beyond the Classroom

Student Engagement

Admissions Telecounselors

Description:
This group of enthusiastic and dedicated students assists with recruitment by calling prospective students, admitted students, and their parents.
Recruitment:
The first month of every semester via The Daily Gamecock, recommendations from faculty and staff members, and current telecounselors.
Qualifications:
Outgoing personality; excellent phone skills; undergraduate upperclassmen; semester-long commitment
Class Requirements:
None
Training:
8 hours of training prior to employment as well as ongoing coaching and department specific training by speakers during the semester
Meetings:
None
Time Commitment:
Telecounselors call two days/week, Monday-Thursday, 5pm - 9pm for 8 hours/week during the semester
Contact:
Kate Beggs, beggsk@mailbox.sc.edu; 803-777-5737
Website:
N/A
Pay:
$7.50/hour for 8 hours/week