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Academic Advisors provide support to students from postsecondary education institutions. Essential job duties listed on an Academic Advisor resume sample include offering education guidance, monitoring student progress, helping students meet educational requirements, and assisting at-risk students. Based on our collection of example resumes, these professionals should demonstrate education expertise, empathy, excellent communication abilities, computer competencies, and analytical thinking. Employers select candidates holding a Master's Degree in educational counseling. In some states, licensure or certification is required.

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Senior Academic Advisor

Maintained a portfolio of over 500+ students in the undergraduate programs for the School of Fashion, Motion Pictures & Television as well as Multimedia Communication.

  • Met and exceeded semester enrollment quotas set by administration on a consistent basis.
  • Served on the development task force where I contributed to the functionality and troubleshooting of the Learning Management System (LMS) used by the Academy.
  • Provided Academic Advisor training for new hires as well as technical training on Peoplesoft, LMS, Adobe Connect and Salesforce, when applicable.
  • Implemented registration fee deferment policy adopted by the Academy school-wide thus saving the university approximately $3M annually.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Film And Media Studies
12

Recruiting Coordinator/academic Advisor

Served as an academic advisor.

  • Assisted the Grand Island Campus Admissions Director by meeting with student prospect, giving campus tours, and providing guidance to prospective and current students.
  • Responsible for campus and area wide college recruiting activities which included high school visits, Educational Planning Programs, community presentations, and other events directly related to enrollment and recruitment activities.
  • Recruited, organized, and supervised the campus Student Ambassadors program.
  • Contributed to maintenance of student handbook.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Professional Studies
MA
Management
13

Academic Advisor

Advise students on university policies and procedures, program requirements, and related academic or student experience matters.

  • Work closely with university staff to ensure that student inquiries and needs are strategically coordinated and addressed in a timely manner, while supporting academic integrity and University policies.
  • Provide comprehensive outreach to students who are at risk. Outreach includes but is not limited to campaigns such as on-boarding, non-registration, failure to attend, ongoing attendance, academic progress, and LOA/withdrawal requests.
  • Have completed all campaigns in a timely manner. Have been at over 90% of on-boarding, assisted other co-workers to reach their campaign goals.
  • A member of the Academic Petitions Committee in which I work closely with Program Directors to ensure that an accurate and timely decision is made on students petitions.
  • Monitor students to proactively identify at-risk scenarios and identify opportunities to develop, implement, measure and improve academic success strategies.
  • Member of the Academic Advising Advisory Council in which we develop and propose improvement to policies and procedures in the Academic Advising department.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
International Relations Latin America
MA
Business Administration
14

Registrar/ Academic Advisor

Computed, recorded, and proofread data, records and reports.

  • Partnered successfully with various academic and admissions departments to produce New Student Orientation each semester.
  • Surpassed registration goals in six consecutive semesters.
  • Responsible for course building for all degree programs and getting correspondence in a timely manner to all students.
  • Verify all requirements for conferring of degrees
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BA
Marketing
MA
Business Administration-finance
15

Academic Advisor

  • Served on college Executive Committee to create, implement and facilitate college policies and procedures
  • Maintained direct contact with student advisees, to build rapport to identify barriers to success
  • Developed processes, programs, activities or workshops to support student cohorts, organizations and clubs, planned graduations and created success programs for students on academic warning
  • Worked with Academic Affairs to understand, monitor and convey all aspects of curriculums, sequencing, academic status, registration, disability services and college policies and procedures
  • Collaborated with faculty regarding student conduct, student progress and course content
  • Participated and supported all key departmental operations including tracking statistics, reviewing issues and determining if an appeal is needed, departmental meetings, strategic planning and program assessment
  • Worked as Academic liaison to help identify and resolve issues of plagiarism
  • Participated in student discipline and appeals process for behavioral and academically dismissed students
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Political Science
EdD
Organizatioal Leadership
MBA
Human Resource Management
16

Academic Advisor Master Military & Business Undergrad Program

Top advisor in managing 200 plus student population

  • Implemented first academic advisor and program director collaboration to resolve course offering concerns
  • Consistently ranking in 80-90% completion for student scheduling and schedule acceptance
  • 2-3rd ranking for student retention out 12 academic advisors
  • Leading academic advisor to effectively manage diverse student population.
  • Customer service scores 87-100%
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BA
Business
17

Career & Academic Advisor

  • Administered career assessments to undecided and career change seeking students.
  • Assisted students in devising career plans based on the review of the test information, past performances, and future educational and vocational goals.
  • Supported counselor in liaison duties with faculty and community resources.
  • Researched educational requirements of various institutions and career information via internet, computer programs, and handbooks.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Sociology
MS
Mental Health Counseling
18

Academic Advisor

Counsel students on scheduling and graduation requirements to ensure positive academic performance

  • Lead employer development activities including employer visitations, advisory boards and on-campus recruiting, and the development of job and internship leads
  • Manage a multi-million dollar grant and meet all the reporting requirements for the Department of Education
  • Conduct training on the student services software system to aid students in understanding graduation and registration
  • Provide representation in various university committees and university-wide events to enhance awareness and visibility of career and academic services
  • Participate in committees to discuss future developments, conduct research and make recommendation on a planned
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
19

Academic Advisor

Advised approximately 150 students within a population of 500 in six undergraduate academic programs of study

  • Facilitated New Student Orientation, including policy review, photo ID process, and IT informational session
  • Evaluated college/university transcripts for applicable transfer credits
  • Knowledgeable of FERPA guidelines
  • Proficient in implementing university SAP policies
  • Involved in planning and coordinating annual commencement ceremony
  • Appointed Designated School Official (DSO), responsible for updating and maintaining SEVIS (Student and Exchange Visitor Information System) records of nonimmigrant students in F visa category
  • International Studies Committee member, involved in development and coordination of exchange program between Harrington and INSEEC (Paris, France)
  • Appointed Staff Advisor for Harrington's Student Government, responsible for budgeting of Student Life funds
  • Developed a First Year Experience (FYE) program to assist incoming freshman students with adjusting to college life, and to aid in overall program retention
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
MS
Academic Advising
EdD
Higher Education Administration
20

Academic Advisor

Advise approximately 180 undecided freshman engineering students throughout each academic year from summer class registration through departmental selection in the spring

  • Help students explore various fields of interest, and develop plans of study appropriate to their educational goals
  • Serve as primary advisor for all international freshman engineering students
  • Work closely with students on academic probation, providing coaching in study skills, time management skills, and motivation
  • Develop and execute a Peer Mentoring program for international freshman engineering students; hire and train mentors, create bi-weekly programming, coordinate sessions
  • Plan, implement, and teach 3 sections of the Freshman Engineering Seminar to approximately 500 students
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Religious Studies
MA
Higher Education Management

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