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SEVIS Coordinator

Position Information

Position Information

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Position Title:
SEVIS Coordinator

Classification Title:
Student Services Coordinator

Global Initiatives

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Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Serve as DSO and ARO and maintain University compliance with SEVIS regulations.
  • Manage data and required reporting for the university’s F-1 Students and Perform activities/ updates involving student databases (e.g., Banner and Xtender).
  • Update and maintain the Department of Homeland Security’s SEVIS system of operations for current students.
  • Coordinate with Warhawk Health Services concerning health information and vaccinations.
  • Function as liaison with transfer institutions and refer students to appropriate contacts to assist with the transfer process.
  • Issue Good Standing and invitation letters to current students and alums.
  • Develop procedures to ensure international students and visitors enjoy the full range of benefits associated with F/J status.
  • Advise current international students one-on-one and in groups regarding matters pertaining to F and J status, including Optional Practical Training, Curricular Practical Training, change of status, etc.
  • Complete many duties related to Student and Exchange Visitor Information System ( SEVIS ) record creation, auditing, and reporting (in regard to maintenance of federal regulations; planning)
  • Anticipate and prevent problems impacting international student satisfaction, legal status, and Visa status benefits in order to retain students.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Knowledge of the international admissions process
  • Knowledge of the Code of Federal Regulations ( CFR ) in regards to F-1
  • Knowledge of SEVIS protocol and procedures; knowledge of immigration issues, procedures, concerns, tips, and practices
  • Knowledge of university practices and procedures
  • Knowledge of acceptable advising techniques
  • Good interpersonal skills, particularly with non-native speakers of English; good written communication skills
  • Problem-solving/analysis skills
  • Oral communication skills
  • Ability to work on multiple projects at one time and respond to multiple competing demands
  • Ability to process, review, and evaluate student documents
  • Ability to use a computer and relevant software applications, including the Banner® Student Information System
Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree

Preferred Qualifications

2 years of experience in work related to student services

Must meet Homeland Security requirements to serve as Designated School Official/Alternate Responsible Officer

Job Open Date:

This posting will remain open until closed:

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Special Instructions to Applicants:

Auburn University at Montgomery reserves the right once interviewing has begun to stop accepting applications.

About the University/College

Located in Alabama’s vibrant state capital, Auburn University at Montgomery is a fast-growing university on the rise. Don’t just take our word for it: The Princeton Review rates us as one of the best colleges in the Southeast, while U.S. News & World Report recently ranked us No. 22 among regional universities in the South for the quality of undergraduate teaching and 38th among all public institutions in the region.

Auburn University at Montgomery is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity; therefore, we encourage applications from historically underrepresented groups, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. We are committed to build and sustain an inclusive and equitable working and learning environment for all students, staff, and faculty. We believe every member on our team enriches our diversity by exposing us to a broad range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and to discover, design, and deliver solutions.

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  2. Resume
  3. Professional Reference Sheet
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  1. Are you either a citizen or a lawful permanent resident of the United States? (Must be able to provide US Passport or Birth Certificate)
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