Advising and Student Transitions

Student Advisors

Student Advisors

Student advisors help students transition to St. Cloud State. They welcome new students and lead them through the Huskies Advising & Registration Day process by facilitating small groups, assisting with presentations, and providing support during course registration.

Interested in joining the Summer 2022 team? Visit the Student Leader Selection website to apply

Responsibilities

  • Work all Advising & Registration program & prep dates listed below.
  • Welcome and assist new students and their guests during Advising & Registration Days.
  • Partner with a faculty or professional advisor to co-lead an assigned group of new students through each Advising & Registration Day.
  • Independently facilitate team building activities and present content about campus involvement to new students each day.
  • Co-present student life content to new students with other Student Advisors.
  • Support new students as they register for fall courses by providing accurate information about eServices, D2L, the Liberal Education Program, and other academic information.
  • Provide logistical support during Advising & Registration Days (including, but not limited to set up, tear down, working check in, answering questions, greeting students, leading icebreakers, taking photos and/or videos, contributing to social media accounts, organizing supplies, etc.).
  • Provide a positive connection between St. Cloud State and new incoming students.
  • Contact new students leading up to their selected program dates to confirm details.
  • Demonstrate enthusiasm, reliability, teamwork, and punctuality.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • GPA of 2.0 and above 
  • Good academic and conduct standing 
  • Enrolled in 6+ credits at St. Cloud State for upcoming Spring and Fall semesters
  • Available for all important dates listed below
  • A passion for orientation and supporting students in transition 
  • Strong communication and rapport-building skills 
  • Demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations   

Benefits

  • $10.33 per hour
  • Lunch during full day on campus Huskies Advising & Registration programs
  • Significant leadership training and experience throughout the summer
  • An opportunity to positively influence the lives of new students 

Time Commitment

You must attend all training sessions and Huskies Advising & Registration Days. These dates are listed in the position description, which you can find on the Student Leader Selection website.

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