SCAD seeks a full-time student success adviser for its location in historic Savannah, Ga.
In this role, you will serve as the primary contact for all undergraduate students and assist them as they complete their educational program at SCAD. You will provide proactive student outreach and deliver services and programs designed to support students and the university’s mission, including conducting First Year Experience classes for all incoming, first-year students. As a student success adviser, you will serve as a resource for all academic and financial questions for undergraduate students, including financial aid, scholarships, payment options, and more. You will also assist students as they prepare for their professional careers; guide them through class selection and registration; articulate academic and financial policies; and assist students as they develop academic goals, select their majors, and begin early career planning.
Life at SCAD is active and engaging within and beyond the classroom. The successful candidate matches this energetic atmosphere and can thrive in a fast-paced environment. Using their exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, the candidate should excel with interdepartmental collaboration and team-oriented work. Both organized and highly detailed, the candidate should also have demonstrated experience meeting deadlines and working independently.
The university work week is Sunday–Saturday, with most offices open 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday–Friday.
- Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline (master’s degree preferred)
- Professional experience in advising, financial aid, or counseling in higher education