Job Positions

Academic Advisor I/240903

Categories: Southeast Region 4


Academic Advising Center


Georgia College & State University

Date Posted:

Mar 31 2022 2:41PM

Close Date:

May 31 2022

Position Description

Providing comprehensive, intrusive advising support services to undergraduate students regarding academic advisement, registration, use of student support services, and academic transitional success skills. To provide guidance and information to students regarding the skills necessary for academic success.


Serve as an academic advisor in an academic advising cluster such as Health Sciences, Business, Humanities and Education, Social Sciences and Psychological Science, or Mathematics and Science. Serve as the academic advisor for a diverse group of undergraduate students and meet with students on an ongoing basis, check their mid-term grades, final grades and create academic plans to ensure their success. Advise additional returning or transferring students and those not in good academic standing and/or who are unable to gain entrance into their chosen major. Advising and registration of new freshmen students through POUNCE, an early registration program. Advise students requesting change of major and supply current, accurate academic requirements for such major. Offer academic support activities e.g., first year seminar, workshops, tutorials, fairs or expos to introduce students to various majors on campus as well as student support services. Other duties as assigned by the Director of Academic Advising.

Application Process

Apply online at

Institution Information

Our university has consistently been a destination for students who want to make a difference in their communities and in the world. As far back as 1889, when the university was founded as a women’s educational center, Georgia College has been a source for students taking the lead. Today, Georgia College is the state’s designated public liberal arts university. More importantly, we teach every student how to reach their own potential and we strive to instill a lifelong passion for learning that serves our students well regardless of the career paths they choose. Georgia College is located in Milledgeville, a charming, traditional southern town less than a two-hour drive from Atlanta. Our beautiful, historic campus offers an inspiring academic environment fitted with a close-knit community and a strong sense of campus pride.

Additional Information

Multiple positions available.

Contact Information

Erin Weston, Search Chair


Required Qualifications

Bachelor's degree One to three years advising experience or one to three years of related experience

Preferred Qualifications

Master's Degree in Education, Counseling, Student Personnel, Higher Ed or related field
Experience advising students in a college or university setting, or similar transferrable experience