With their knowledge of Syracuse Abroad's extensive portfolio (curriculum, experiential learning opportunities, levels of student services/support, etc.), the Advisor provides high levels of support to diverse student populations to meet the challenges and opportunities of studying in different cultural contexts including playing a front-line role in fielding/managing complex student academic, mental/physical health, interpersonal, housing, and other issues that arise, managing confidential info in a professional manner, developing/maintaining more collaborative relationships with campus academic advisors and other University personnel, and developing/delivering pre-departure programming to ensure students are prepared for their abroad experience. Responsible for student visa advising and processing, admissions processing, and supporting student recruitment/engagement efforts on campus and nationally, which includes organizing/delivering info sessions/presentations, participation in/presentations at conferences and study abroad fairs, liaising with partner institutions, etc.
Internal Number: 86767
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Syracuse University is a place where talent, desire, and opportunity thrive. In 12 different schools and colleges that span the liberal arts and professional disciplines, students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds come together to learn, create, and break boundaries.
The University is also a vital part of the community, providing services as well as being a leader in employee benefits, work-life and organizational development, training, student employment, staff relations, and workforce diversity.
Syracuse itself is located at the crossroads of New York State, and offers a lush landscape of seasons. From fun-filled summers in the Finger Lakes to snowy winters that thrill outdoor sports enthusiasts, the area truly has something for everyone.