Academic Advisor II

  • Freelance
  • Anywhere
  • Freelance
  • Anywhere

Unleash YOUR Potential With Us

As a next-generation public research institute, we are an inclusive community of thinkers, doers, creators, innovators, healers, and leaders striving to shape the future and solve the world’s most challenging problems. No matter what your role is, when you join Knight Nation, you’ll play an integral role in pushing us forward to become among the most impactful universities in the country. You’ll be met with opportunities to connect and collaborate with uniquely talented faculty, staff, and students across 13 colleges and multiple campuses and regional locations. That means greater challenges to tackle, more meaningful opportunities to grow, and rewarding experiences that go beyond a paycheck. We’re seeking qualified, motivated individuals who will help UCF fulfill its mission in unleashing the potential of every individual, enriching the human experience through inclusion, discovery, and innovation; and propelling broad-based prosperity for the many communities we serve.

Rosen College of Hospitality Management

The Best Place to Study Hospitality Management

Located just minutes from some of the world’s top-rated attractions, resorts, restaurants, and convention spaces, the UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management provides students with an unrivaled opportunity to learn and work in the industry’s leading market. Situated in the heart of hospitality, UCF Rosen College also looks like it belongs in a world-class destination: our 159,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art, Mediterranean resort-style campus is the largest facility ever built for hospitality management education.

The Opportunity

This position provides the opportunity to become a team member of the #1 hospitality educator in the nation. The Rosen College of Hospitality Management within the University of Central Florida prides itself on practicing professionalism, leadership and service. The chosen candidate will ensure support and guidance for our incoming Knights within the Office of Student Services, collaborate with leadership to ensure the processing of on-line applications, student academic petition requests and provide advising support directly related to retention and enhancing 4-year graduation rates.

Responsibilities:

This position reports to the Assistant Director of Student Services in the Rosen College of Hospitality Management and is responsible for interpreting university and college academic policies, procedures and advising students regarding those policies for the college’s on-line degree programs. Specific responsibilities include: on-line student orientation, curriculum guidance, coordinating course review and registration support for the on-line student population. 

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree and 2+ years of relevant experience, or a Master’s degree

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience within Higher Education or admissions within a university/college environment.
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment.
  • Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills.

Special Instructions to the Applicants:

This position is located at the Rosen College of Hospitality Management 9907 Universal Blvd. Orlando, FL  32819. Will require occasional weekends, attending orientations and meetings at the UCF main campus.

Are Benefits Important to You?

Working at UCF has its perks!  In addition to helping drive change and having a positive impact by supporting our students, staff, and faculty, UCF offers:

  • Benefit packages, including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending, and Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid time off, including annual and sick leave and paid holidays
  • Retirement savings options
  • Employee discounts, including tickets to many Orlando attractions
  • Education assistance
  • Flexible work environment
  • And more…For more benefits information, go to UCF Employee Benefits Guide (12-14-21)

Who Are We?

Founded in 1963 to fuel the region’s talent pipeline and support the growing U.S. space program, UCF is built to make a better future for our students and society. It’s one of the reasons U.S. News & World Report ranks UCF among the nation’s top 20 most innovative colleges, while Forbes, Kiplinger, and The Princeton Review rank us a best-value university. UCF is one of 14 universities nationwide designated as both a Hispanic-Serving Institution and a Research 1 university. With 13 colleges, including a fully accredited College of Medicine, UCF offers more than 220-degree programs between its main campus, downtown campus, hospitality campus, academic health sciences campus, and 11 UCF Connect centers located throughout the region. In addition, UCF extends its reach to communities in and beyond Central Florida by offering complete, online programs leading to bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees, Ph.D.’s., certificates, and more.

The University of Central Florida is proud to be a smoke-free campus and an E-Verify employer. Unless explicitly stated on the job posting, it is UCF’s expectation that an employee of UCF will reside in Florida as of the date the employment begins.

Department

Varies

Work Schedule

40 hours per week. Actual hours per day and weekends as per the needs of the department, Rosen College, and UCF

Type of Appointment

Regular

Expected Salary

$36,841.00 to Negotiable

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF’s Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at http//www.oie.ucf.edu/documents/PresidentsStatement.pdf.

As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

The University of Central Florida is proud to be a smoke-free campus and an E-Verify employer.

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