Job Responsibilities : Academic Advisor
Salary : $47000 per year
Company : Walden University
Location : Remote US
Educational requirements : Graduate
Opportunity at a Glance
Student Success Advisors facilitate student success by defining and implementing proactive strategies that help students stay on track to fulfill their educational goals. Advisors build supportive and personalized relationships with students, manage their day-to-day expectations, and provide them with opportunities to stay connected to our online community. They advise students on university policies and procedures, program and degree requirements, and related academic matters; and work closely with other university support teams to ensure that student inquiries are addressed in a timely and effective manner.
Serve as the primary guide to ensure that students stay on track to meet their educational goals.
Connect with new students upon acceptance of admission to ensure overall readiness and escalate outstanding matters that would affect their ability to have a smooth and successful start.
Assist students in understanding and completing degree requirements.
Assist students with appropriate course registration.
Advise students on university policies and procedures, program requirements and related academic matters.
Provide comprehensive outreach to students who are at risk of not meeting satisfactory academic progress.
Closely monitor students to proactively identify at-risk scenarios and identify opportunities to develop, implement, measure and improve academic success strategies.
Work closely with university staff to ensure that student inquiries are strategically coordinated and addressed in a timely manner, while supporting academic integrity and University policies.