This position provides academic advising and degree planning support to students who have decided or have an intended major at the Ellensburg campus. Academic Advisors provide interventions for students with academic alerts and lend additional support to students on academic warning/probation. This position plays a vital role in student success at CWU.
Excellent interpersonal, written, communication, presentation, and listening skills.
Demonstrated ability to work with students, staff, and faculty.
Demonstrated ability in the use of Word, Excel, email and/or similar software applications to produce written correspondence, create and maintain spreadsheets, and receive and respond to email inquiries, tasks, etc.
Demonstrated ability to work independently to accomplish tasks and projects.
Experience in teaching advising seminars and/or college success courses.
Demonstrated experience working with a large student database system.
Experience in academic advising within a college or similar setting.
Located in historic Ellensburg, Washington, Central Washington University is a public four-year university. Home to over 10,000 students, Central has a commitment to hands-on learning and discovery, which takes students beyond the limits of the classroom and books. Central prepares students to become well-educated citizens who are ready for high-demand careers in the workforce and offers over 150 undergraduate majors as well as graduate studies programs and research. To prepare and enable students to succeed in a global economy, Central partners with over 30 colleges and universities around the world.CWU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Title IX/Veteran/Disability Employer.