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Alumni Interviewer Role Description

The Office of Admission has identified certain cities across the country where alumni interviews are offered to prospective students. These interview cities are selected based on a number of criteria, including applicant numbers and regional diversity, and the number of alumni living in that area. The Alumni Interviewer represents the University in a variety of capacities off campus. 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist prospective students in your area through conducting one-on-one informational interviews
  • Respond to new interview requests promptly and establish contact with the prospective student in a timely fashion
  • Following the completion of the interview, submit the interview summary form to the Office of Admission immediately
  • Whenever possible, attend Office of Admission events in the region (e.g. admitted student receptions, prospective student/family receptions, etcetera)
  • Communicate with interviewees throughout the admission cycle as prompted by the Office of Admission
  • Keep abreast of University news


  • Current member of the Alumni Recruitment Committee
  • Strong communication skills
  • Enthusiasm for promoting the University of Richmond
  • Trained by the Office of Admission to conduct informational interviews

*Conflict of Interest Policy: An ARC member may not be employed by another college or university in any capacity that seeks to recruit and enroll undergraduate students. You may not interview a candidate you know, but you may submit a letter of recommendation.

If you reside in one of our alumni interview cities and are interested in interviewing prospective students, submit your application by clicking here.