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Appointed Professionals Job Description

This position description was prepared based on feedback from incumbents and supervisors, or from Career Track postings. Human Resources will continue to enhance and refine descriptions as more information becomes available.

UA Title Code: T19659
UA Job Title: Academic Counselor, Student Learning Services
Job Group: Student Affairs Professionals
Job Category: Student Affairs/Student Services Professional
Pay Grade:
FLSA: Exempt

Purpose of Classification:

Supports student-athletes in reaching academic and personal goals. Assists athletes in maintaining NCAA eligibility.

Example of Duties:

  • Cultivates and maintains relationships with student-athletes
  • Provides academic support
  • Tracks eligibility
  • Advises students on completion of assignments
  • Creates, maintains, and submits the weekly grade report to coaches
  • Communicates with faculty, coaches and staff as needed

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree with 3 to 5 years of directly comparable experience; OR master's degree with 1 to 3 years of directly comparable experience

Revised: 11/05/2014