University of Houston Advisor, Academic 2 in Houston, Texas

Job Description

Provides information to, and advises both enrolled and prospective students regarding the academic programs offered by the University or a specific department, including requirements for admission and retention through graduation; may coordinate the work of entry level academic advisors.

Advises enrolled and prospective students regarding academic programs and curriculum’s.

Analyzes and processes degree plans, graduation applications, grade change forms, and general petitions.

Maintains student files updated throughout their academic careers and makes changes to records as necessary.

Analyzes and processes requests for readmission from academic suspension, as well as financial aid reinstatement’s; provides retention services for students on probation.

May assist in conducting orientation sessions for groups of incoming new students.

May assist in recruiting high school and community college students and may make presentations at special events.

Performs other job related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

Requires a thorough understanding of both theoretical and practical aspects of an analytical, technical or professional discipline; or the basic knowledge of more than one professional discipline.

Knowledge of the discipline is normally obtained through a formal, directly job-related 4 year degree from a college or university or an equivalent in-depth specialized training program that is directly related to the type of work being performed.

Requires a minimum of three (3) years of directly job-related experience.

Additional Posting Information

The University of Houston is a Tobacco free campus.

Job Title: Advisor, Academic 2

Job Type: Staff

Posting Number: S004566

Hiring Department: Student Services:H0044

Grade: UHE 108

Hiring Range: $2992.00 - $3815.00

Full Time/Part Time: Full-time

App Type Search By: External / Internal

Retirement Program: TRS

Minimum Posting Date: 10/26/2016

Job Open Date: 10/12/2016

Open Until Filled: No