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Academic Advisor

Categories: Mid South Region 3


Honors  College


University of South Carolina

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Position Description

The Honors College Academic Advisors are responsible for academic advising of up to 200 students each semester, which involves assessing student’s curricular needs and opportunities and placing them in appropriate honors classes. Advisors guide students toward a rich collegiate experience that may include research, study abroad, service learning, and/or internships culminating in graduation and post-graduation success, using available technologies to ensure accurate and effective advising.



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Institution Information

The University of South Carolina is a premiere flagship research institution in South Carolina and one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report. With more than 46,000 students on eight campuses, the University of South Carolina is a leader in improving the lives of individuals in South Carolina and around the world. Founded in 1801, the University of South Carolina employs almost 14,000 people. At the University of South Carolina, our employees include some of the brightest minds and most accomplished professionals in the world. The diversity of thought and active engagement of our colleagues makes for a dynamic and interesting work environment. The University has been named a best place to work, and a big part of that is the people. Our diverse faculty and staff embody a dedication to serve our students, so that a job becomes a passion with no limits.

Additional Information

$32,838 - $40,000

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Required Qualifications

  • Masters Degree in Student Services or related field, or a bachelor’s degree and two years related experience  

Preferred Qualifications

  • The successful candidate will be well organized, have excellent written and oral communication skills, be able to deal diplomatically with various constituent groups and be proficient in Microsoft Office Software (Excel, Word and PowerPoint).