Academic Advisor I
: Staff - Full-Time
We are looking for exceptional academic advisors to join our team.
Our advising practice is holistic, proactive, and data-informed. We
hope to employ an individual who is passionate about student
success and is an excellent communicator.
Advises new, prospective, and transfer students in all aspects of
academic programs. This includes development and career advising,
as well as helping students develop an educational plan toward
graduation. Duties include explaining policies, making referrals,
maintaining records, interpreting test scores, advising on academic
standards issues, coordinating with faculty and staff, and
representing the department on various projects, committees, and
meetings as assigned. UVU offers an excellent benefits package
which includes a generous leave policy, 12 paid holidays,
affordable medical and dental insurance options, life and AD&D
insurance, tuition waiver (undergraduate resident) for employee and
dependents and substantial employer contribution to a retirement
Graduation from an accredited institution with a bachelor’s degree
plus one year of experience related to Summary of Duties totaling
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Knowledge of and commitment to UVU’s mission and strategic
- Knowledge of academic advising, theories and research relevant
to the profession.
- Strong oral, written, and interpersonal communication
- Effective analytical skills to collect, compile, analyze, and
- Ability to work with others to accomplish organizational
- Service-oriented, diplomatic, and able to present ideas in
Master’s degree preferred.
Work is performed in a normal office environment.
UVU offers an excellent benefits package which includes a generous
leave policy, 12 paid holidays, affordable medical and dental
insurance options, life and AD&D insurance, tuition waiver
(undergraduate resident) for employee and dependents and
substantial employer contribution to a retirement plan.
$35,568 - $42,914
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Special Instructions to Applicant:
To apply, visit: https://www.uvu.jobs/postings/23843
Employment decisions are made on the basis of an applicant’s
qualifications and ability to perform the job without regard to
race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, gender expression, age (40 and over), disability,
veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, or pregnancy-related
conditions, genetic information, or other bases protected by
applicable federal, state, or local law.