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Emporia State University Academic Advisor with Student Advising Center in Emporia, Kansas

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Emporia State University is seeking a highly qualified candidate for the position of Academic Advisor with the Student Advising Center. The Academic Advisor reports to the Senior Director of Academic Advising. They work intensively one-on-one with students to promote academic success through a caseload model. This person will also provide programming and initiatives to support student success. Individually and as part of a team, this position will promote academic success to further student development and improve retention at ESU.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Academic Advising

Use a proactive, developmental philosophy and holistic approach to build relationships, advise and enroll advisees

Guide and advise students towards graduation; teaching students about degree requirements, course selection, and academic policies

Maintain student records and monitor student progress

Participate in planning, preparation, and execution of retention initiatives

Attend and engage with students and families at multiple recruiting events

Student Programming

Collaborate with the Academic Advising team to create new student programming with the goal of retaining students. This may include continuing to grow current programming, creating new initiatives, and assisting with the First- Year Seminar courses.

Campus Involvement and Community Engagement

Assist with and participate in all orientation, advising, and registration periods including Black & Gold Days and Hornet Connections.

Work to build relationships with faculty and professional advisors across campus to ensure an easy transition for our advisees.