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A Student Advisor with immigration skills earns an average salary of $38,147 per year.

Job Description for Student Advisor

Universities, community colleges, and vocational and technical schools are the typical employers of a student advisor. These institutions use student advisors to assist enrollees in creating academic schedules and making progress towards graduation. The advisor assists students and provides them with the tools necessary to be successful in their academic careers.


Student Advisor Tasks

  • Advise students on potential avenues of education based on strengths and interests.
  • Assist with student enrollment and registration.
  • Issue recommendations to the proper department for enhanced student success.
  • Sustain contact with students throughout their education journey and guide them towards graduation.
  • Provide mentoring and success strategy counseling services to students.

Student Advisor Job Listings

Key Stats for Student Advisor

1-4 years
5-9 years

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
vision benefits
no benefits
None: 13%