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Student Advisors work in academic environments and help students set and achieve educational objectives. Typical resume samples for this job mention duties like collaborating with professors, examining student performance, recommending school programs, and assisting at risk students. Based on our most successful resume examples, these professionals should demonstrate communication and interpersonal skills, counseling and training expertise, empathy, detail orientation, teamwork, and computer competencies. Most Student Advisors showcase a Master's Degree in counseling in their resumes.

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1

Military Student Advisor

Advocated in a beta test group on a new consultative approach that increased student retention rate by 30%.

  • Delivered a personal average drop variance rate of 89% while minimum expectations were 78%.
  • Excelled projected re-entry of students for the month of February by 130%.
  • Conveyed best practices in team meetings to enhance personal credibility and trust with students
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
International Business
2

International Student Advisor

I am an authorized Designated School Official (DSO) and Alternate Responsible Officer (ARO).

  • Led the effort of overhauling the information exchange process for the whole office and reduced email flow to the office by 40%.
  • Primary point of contact for 11 Graduate Admission Departments for issuing the form I-20 to newly admitted graduate students.
  • Implemented a streamlined process to reduce the turnaround time for issuing I-20s by 50% (from 2 weeks to 1 week).
  • Streamlined the communication process between OIPS (Office of International Programs and Services) and incoming international students including updating the website with up-to-date information.
  • Advised and provided guidance to F-1 international students including regulatory matters, visa appointments, personal issues, and social/academic concerns.
  • Produced annual data report for OIPS (Office of International Programs and Services) that included international student numbers and demographics at [company name].
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Anthropology
MA
Higher Education Administration
3

Student Advisor

  • Trained students and staff on Federal and State regulations regarding degree programs and Financial Aid
  • Coordinated schedules for a roster of over 300 active students
  • Researched student accounts to ensure accuracy of ledgers and performed account adjustments as necessary
  • Maintained a financial database and analyzed data to guide day to day operations
  • Coached students on identified issues to determine proper means of resolution, monitored progress, and adjusted to students’ changing needs
  • Led division in re-entering withdrawn students over a 3-month period, resulting in an additional $3 million in revenue for the academic year
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Interdisciplinary Studies
MA
Organizational Management
4

Student Advisor

My acumen for efficiently managing an average of 200 accounts has resulted in end-to-end execution of higher enrollment numbers and increased student loyalty. I provided consistent follow-up and support, including program analysis, registration assistance, and issue resolution.

  • Monitored and advocated adherence to program requirements
  • Fostered partnerships and inspired continuous student loyalty
  • Created and presented orientation webinars using creative digital media for new students and strategic stakeholders
  • Improved retention by 10% via relationship building with students and alumni referrals
  • Engaged in program execution via completion of student enrollment and continuous follow up through life cycle
  • Analyzed transfer credits versus program requirements to ensure student enrollment in the best possible program
  • Created and published comprehensive schedules for students to encourage continuous enrollment
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Electronic Engineering Tech
BS
Human Resource Management
5

STUDENT Support/disability SERVICES COORDINATOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ADVISOR [program Director Level]

Manage 3 programs at a college that grants bachelors and associates degrees. Balance overlapping duties and projects for each program, consistently meeting deadlines and delivering quality results. Advise students on a range of issues, and provide resources. Maintain and update a program calendar. Track costs and prepare monthly reports. Plan and host a range of events, including wellness fairs. Ensure compliance guidelines are followed, including ADA and Title IX. Analyze data and prepare reports using a database (SEVIS). Supervise contract employees and student support staff.

  • Planned and managed a large event (commencement) for 300 graduates and 1,800 guests. Enhanced event management by implementing an online system for RSVPs, invitations, and caps/gowns.
  • Created a process to track a group (at-risk students) and ensure they are meeting program guidelines.
  • Reduced vendor costs by sourcing lower costs alternatives and volunteers when appropriate.
  • Wrote behavioral guidelines that included clear descriptions of violations and consequences.
  • Served as Facebook Moderator.
  • Took on additional leadership roles during a reorganization.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Political Science
MA
Adult & Higher Education
6

Student Advisor

Guided distance education students through registration, drop/withdrawal, and general program/course information

  • Trained online students on how to navigate in the Learning Management System
  • Facilitated Learning Management System (LMS) & New Student Orientation webinars prior to class commencement
  • Complied with FERPA by protecting the privacy of student education records and adhered to all corporate policies
  • Maintained accurate data in the CRM by running daily reports
  • Identified and assisted at-risk learners by offering personalized student support and advising
  • Contacted students using an established communication plan to manage student retention
  • Addressed students' concerns within 24 hours
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MS
Higher Ed Administration
7

Student Advisor

  • Generated appointments with potential students through phone calls.
  • Enrolled students into programs that would help them achieve their career goals.
  • Evaluated the academic capabilities of students according to their age and helped them in establishing their academic goals.
  • Provided information regarding the regulations and policies of colleges and other academic institutions.
  • Tracked the academic progress of each student with respect to the course that they have selected. Procured their progress reports from the educational institutions and guided them towards the completion of their assignments.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Sales & Service Training
8

Student Advisor

  • Advised, oriented, registered, & planned new, return, and continuing students
  • Managed students in their program through to graduation by accurately planning student schedules
  • Facilitated orientation presentations
  • Assisted in creating student life activities, honors events, and associate graduation
  • Audited student files to maintain accuracy
  • Created a positive and trustful environment while providing encouragement, advocacy, and support for students
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Secondary Education
MA
Training And Development
9

Student Advisor

Answered telephone calls from potential customers who were responding to advertisements

  • Delivered sales script as per managements specifications
  • Contacted private individuals by telephone and promoted products and services
  • Updated company database
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
10

New Student Advisor/office Assistant

Academic and peer advisor for an entering class of over 8000 new UCLA students.

  • Provided counseling for UCLA's academic curriculum and student services, as well as advising and support for personal issues related to transitioning to the university.
  • Advised and support during the program's 20 sessions: individually responsible for over 150 students. Also completed office work for department during the year.
  • Office organization and work including working phones, emaiils, filing, and design work.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
World Arts And Cultures

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