Admissions Counselor Cover Letter

Admission counselors are the ones who guide the students in the admissions process. The admission counselor cover letter will shed light on what’s written in your resume.

In order to write admission counselor letter, the block format is followed. In this format all elements begin from the left hand side. Also, a line is skipped before the beginning of every element. The letter starts with the sender’s address. After a gap of a line comes the date which is followed by the receiver’s address. Skip a space of one line again and write a suitable salutation.

After salutation comes the main body. The main body of the letter will start from reference of the job you are applying for along with the place and date of the advertisement. In the main body, mention the reason why you have applied for the job. In addition to this, mention what are the skills and traits that make you stand out among other candidates. Finally conclude the body of the letter on a cordial note.

Close the letter with ‘Yours Sincerely’ along with a signature and typed name in the following lines. If you have enclosed any documents with the letter then mention the enclosed documents with the cover letter at the very last. Write the number of documents within the brackets like this: Encl ().


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    Sample Admissions Counselor Cover Letter:

    Joanna Smith
    University of Leads
    Leeds LS2 9JT


    Rachael K.
    Birmingham University
    Edgbaston, Birmingham
    B15 2TT
    United Kingdom

    Dear Rachael

    I am applying in your university for the post of Admissions Counselor posted on on the 15th May, 2013. I am an experienced Admissions Counselor with over 10 years of experience at Birmingham University. Now is the time that I can give my career a new direction by joining you. Strong communication skills with the ability to comprehend students’ intellect level and guiding them are some of the traits that helped me pave my way to success.

    Please refer to the resume that is attached herewith in order to review my professional background and education.

    I look forward to hearing from you and I will be available for the interview at your convenience.

    Thank you.

    Yours Sincerely,

    (Signatures of Joanna Smith)
    Joanna Smith


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    Template Admissions Counselor Cover Letter:

    Sender’s Name
    Sender’s Address

    Date: dd/mm/yy

    Receiver’s Name
    Receiver’s Address

    Dear _________

    I am interested for the post of Admissions Counselor at your universtiy that has been advertised in _______________ on dd/mm/yy. Currently I am working as _______ at _____ since _____. My skills, experience and academic background are a great mix that makes me an ideal candidate for this post. I have done (your academic background)_______ and in addition to this I have ___ years of experience in this field at ________.

    With good communication skills, I have the ability to make  students comfortable within no time and this is what has helped me in my career growth.

    I will be obliged if you take out some time and evaluate my professional and educational background mentioned in my CV.

    I look forward to hearing from you.

    Thank you and Best Regards.

    Yours Sincerely,

    Sender’s Signatures
    (Type Sender’s Name)


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