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Academic Advisor I

Categories: Southeast Region 4


Undergraduate Advising and Student Success


University of Alabama

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Position Description

The Academic Advisor I is an entry level advising position. Under direct supervision, the Advisor I will be engaged in academic advising activities that support UA at the institution or college level.


Provide proactive, holistic academic advising, case management and support for undecided freshmen in the University’s conditional

Application Process

Institution Information

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age, genetic or family medical history information, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status. Applicants to and employees of this institution are protected under Federal law from discrimination on several bases. Follow the link below to find out more. "EEO is the Law" Poster

Additional Information

Minimum - $ 29120.04 Midpoint - $ 42390.36

Contact Information



Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree and some experience. Student or Graduate Assistant, Intern, or student oriented experience will be considered.
  • Ability to work with a diverse population.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Public speaking skills.

  • Computer skills to include word processing, spreadsheet and/or database management.

  • Good planning, coordinating, and organizing skills.

  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to read and interpret policies and procedures.

  • Knowledge of advising and academic management software (Banner, DegreeWorks, onBase, MS Office, etc).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree preferred.
  • Experience advising, case managing and supporting conditional admission and "at-risk" college students.
  • Program design and development experience.