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Academic Advisor

Categories: Rocky Mountain Region 10


Academic Advising


University of Colorado - Colorado Springs

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Position Description

Academic Advising facilitates the university's academic mission by providing essential services for students including academic advising, career development, student advocacy, and degree audit. In doing so, this position provides academic advising for undergraduate students and advises new students at orientations.


  • Contribute to the Academic Advising team by abiding by team norms, taking responsibility for keeping current on technical knowledge and sharing it with others, accomplishing tasks affecting other team members in a timely manner, and representing the Student Success Center in a professional way at all times.
  • Provide essential advising information to new students at orientations and help students get registered for their first semester of classes before the end of the orientation session.
  • Evaluate transfer credit from other colleges for application toward undergraduate degree programs by determining how the transfer courses equate to our requirements.
  • Work closely with academic and other departments, while providing outstanding customer service.
  • Determine how to best facilitate the student's success and development, and provide advising that improves overall student retention.
  • Provide academic advising to undergraduate students by analyzing student's career and academic goals, degree progress, deficiencies and test results, and by recommending appropriate course of action or referrals.

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Erin Mitchler


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university and 1-3 years progressively responsible experience in advising college level students or other work in directly assisting students in supporting their educational and developmental needs.

Preferred Qualifications