Athletic Advising Coordinator - Western Kentucky University
Western Kentucky University
Location: Bowling Green, Kentucky
Internal Number: 169902
Location: Bowling Green, KY Category: Staff Posted On: Tue Nov 14 2023 Job Description:
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Provides academic advisement and support to student-athletes for assigned sports
Monitors student-athletes' academic Progress Toward Degree (PTD) for eligibility purposes
Evaluates transcripts and academic reports to determine student-athletes' initial and continuous eligibility
Supervises the academic center during study hours for all student-athletes
Maintains academic records for assigned student-athletes
Prepares academic reports for coaches and the SASC department head
Assists with the coordination of the SASC mentoring program
Participates in the recruiting process by providing prospective student-athletes and their parents with information concerning academic support services offered at WKU
Assists with the development, coordination, and implementation of programs and services offered for student-athletes
Serves as transfer advisor and liaison to transfer center
Coordinates recruiting visits and serves as contact for academic departments as recruiting coordinator
Creates and maintains recruiting materials for prospective student-athletes
Performs additional duties as requested by the Assistant AD/Director of Student Athlete Success Center
Bachelor's degree and experience providing academic support
Salary Range: $36,000 - $38,000
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