Student Services Program Coordinator II - First-Year Academic Advisor

Location
USC Columbia
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Internal Title: First-Year Academic Advisor

Posting Number: STA00294PO17

College/Division: Division of Academic Affairs and Provost

Department: University Advising Center

Advertised Salary Range: $37,170-$39,000

Part/Full-time: Full Time

Job Search Category: Student Services

Advertised Job Summary: The First-Year Academic Advisor provides individual advising to approximately 300 assigned students (first-year students, transfer students, or both) to assist in transitioning to college, academic planning and progression, and engagement on campus. Advisors possess a working knowledge of college curriculums, university policy, and campus resources. Advisors communicate and meet regularly with students, their assigned College, and the University Advising Center. In addition, this position must maintain an average advising schedule of 30 hours per week, manage student caseloads, participate in on-going training and certification, host various outreach events, intervene with students, and regularly use available technologies to ensure accurate and effective advising.

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions): Masters degree in Student Services or related field and 1-year related experience, or bachelor's degree and 3 years related experience.

EEO Statement: The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.