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Employer: University Center
Location: Sioux Falls , SD 57107
Employment Type: Full Time

Academic Advisor

Hours: 9am-6pm Mon.-Thur.; 8am-5pm Fri.
Full-time position with State Benefit Package 

University Center in Sioux Falls is seeking a people-oriented, self-motivated individual as an Academic Advisor. We are seeking applicants with strong interpersonal skills who are organized, detail oriented and can work independently and cooperatively as a team member.

Bachelor's degree and related experience in higher education required. Master's degree and student services experience preferred. Primary responsibilities: provide first-year students with academic support services; assist students to determine academic goals; develop and conduct orientation programs; monitor student progress; maintain records in accordance with policy.

Apply on-line at Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references. All offers of employment will be contingent on a background check using HireRight Services. Salary commensurate with qualifications.

For more information, accommodations or assistance, contact Human Resources at (605) 677-5671 or visit

The University of South Dakota is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, staff and students.

Bachelor's degree and related experience in higher education required. Master's degree and student services experience preferred.

Knowledge of:
• Modern office equipment and practices.
• Business English to include grammar, spelling and punctuation.
• Word processing, database, and spreadsheet software.

Ability to:
• Interpret policy and make sound decisions.
• Work with people from a broad range of diverse backgrounds.
• Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
• Exercise tact, patience, and discretion to communicate
respectfully and effectively with internal and external customers,
both orally and in writing.
• Work in a fast paced, dynamic team-based environment.
• Understand the needs of non-traditional learners.
• Become familiar with the programs available at partner
• Understand the special needs of the non-traditional

Contact Information

University Center
4801 North Career Avenue
Sioux Falls , SD 57107

Other Information

Category(s): Professional Services, Education, Government
Industry: Education
Experience Req.: Yes
Degree Req.: Yes
Closing Date: 3/3/2018
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