Job Posting

Director: Student Success and Retention


Institution: Wilfrid Lauier University


Waterloo, Ontario

Deadline: April 25, 2021

Posted: April 6, 2021

Reporting to the Vice Provost of Teaching and Learning, the Director of Student Success and Retention will lead a student retention and persistence strategy that is responsive to the diversity of student learners and advances the university’s ability to increase student access, support student success and reduce student attrition in a multi-campus physical space and remote/online learning environment. The Director will work with a wide-range of stakeholders (senior administrators, faculty, librarians, student affairs professionals, student leaders, professional staff, and student employees) to foster and encourage the development of retention opportunities based on data analysis that support the university’s mission of attracting a diverse student body in multiple programs and learning environments (on-campus, on-line and off-campus).The ideal candidate will have progressive senior management experience in strategic enrolment management, student learning and development, data analysis, and retention.