Position Overview

Admissions officers work in academic settings where their main responsibility is to manage student recruitment activities. They skim through applications, review transcripts and scores and evaluate academic interests and personal essays to determine students’ eligibility for admission.

If you are looking for this administrative position, you may need to take a look at the following cover letter sample to gain ideas for your own cover letter.



Admissions Officer Cover Letter Sample


6254 Fellsland Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 63736

October 19, 2015

Ms. Rhoda James
Manager HR
Colorado Springs College
6 Downing Street
Colorado Springs, CO 88888


Dear Ms. James:

Thank you for taking out the time to speak to me over the phone last Friday. I am definitely excited about the upcoming position of an Admission Officer at Colorado Springs College and would like to offer my services for the same.

Due to the fact that I am an energetic and proactive individual by nature, I work with due determination to manage details and review applications for eligibility. My excellent decision making skills and the ability to work independently are key factors of my success in project management and provide support to preparing admissions related presentations and hosting student receptions.

With my ability to develop strategic communication programs along with managing orientations, I am in no doubt that my candidacy for this position is exactly what you are looking for. I am available for an immediate interview for which I will call you so we can set a time convenient for you. Please contact me at (600) 666-6666 if you need more information regarding my credentials.

Thank you for your time and consideration.



Martha Thomas

Enc. Resume