Student Services Program Coordinator II - First-Year Academic Advisor
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. There are multiple vacancies for this position.
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.