Student Affairs Officer III

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Job Title:

Student Affairs Officer III

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

8N030:Design Student Affairs

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

3 yrs

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Physical Requirements:

Sitting for long periods of time. Constant exposure to computer terminal, keyboarding. Must be able to communicate verbally to a diverse student population.


Mostly days, Monday-Friday; 8:00 am-5:00 PM;
and with occasional overtime and weekends as required, including commencement, merit weekend, and recruitment activities.

Job Summary:

The University of Kentucky advising community empowers students through individualized support, guidance, and connection to resources to realize and achieve academic, career, and personal goals. As a member of the College of Design Student and Academic Affairs team, this position assists students across four academic units in taking responsibility for developing meaningful education plans, formulating important questions about the nature and direction of their education, and finding information regarding policies, procedures, and requirements. In addition to advising responsibilities, this position provides key support to departmental admissions committees, and leads the College in student records management, retention, disposition, and reporting. The ideal candidate will possess a record of success in Student Services and Academic Affairs as demonstrated by a commitment to candor, inclusion, and the ability to interact with adult learners, University and College personnel, and external constituents with empathy and respect.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

MS Windows, Excel, SAP/SLCM, Tableau, and Slideroom.

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University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Job No:
Posted: 5/3/2021
Application Due: 8/1/2021
Work Type: Full Time