Advising and Career Peers
This position includes one to one drop-in sessions to answer basic academic advising questions, assist students with major exploration and job search. The Advising Peers review students' resumes, cover letters and assist with interview preparation. The peers conduct over 50 presentations a semester in academic and residential settings; including Interview Preparation, Choosing a major, General Education pattern, Registration Review and Resume Writing. Due to the in-depth knowledge required for this position, the Career and Advising Center is seeking Peer Advisors that have at least one year of Student Leadership experience.
Qualifications: Advising Peer should be patient, friendly, takes initiative and possess strong communication and leadership skills. A candidate must have a GPA of 2.75 or above, a basic knowledge and interest in programs and services. Evidence of campus leadership, knowledge of campus policies and services. Candidates from all majors and schools are encouraged to apply. Minimum-one year commitment required for this position (for example, Fall 2012 and Spring 2013). Completion of Univ. 238 strongly encouraged. Sophomore or Junior standing. Approx. 8 hours/week. Starting pay $8.00/hour
Applicants are encouraged to bring inquiries to the current Peer Advisors in Salazar 1070. Deadline: Materials due in Salazar 1070: Priority Deadline on Friday, February 15th, 2013 by 4:00p.m.
Advising and Career Services