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CBS Peer Advisor Position Open

The primary duties of Peer Advisors are to assist students with basic advising questions, and serve as a resource to connect CBS students with the CBS Student Services office and general campus resources. CBS Peer Advisors will assist students throughout their first year and beyond by supporting Orientation in the summer, and working in the CBS Student Services office answering common student questions related to registration, course planning, campus advising and registration tools, as well as preparation for appointments with professional advisors.

Typical hours for this position will range from 8-25 hours during the summer (15-25 hours during the peak orientation season) and 8-12 during fall and spring semesters. Peer Advisors are expected to work over winter, spring, and summer breaks. Exact hours will be determined based on all Peer Advisors’ availability. Peer Advisors will be compensated at a rate of $9.50/hour. In addition to the Peer Advisor’s regular responsibilities, CBS Peer Advisors will assist CBS staff in facilitating the orientation program (June-August, 2017) and assist incoming CBS students with class registration. Peer Advisors must be available for the following dates: Orientation Training Late May (Date to be determined).

Please email your resume and cover letter to Brigette Gay at gay001@umn.edu by 11:59p.m. on April 2, 2017. Starting date for this position will be in mid-April.  Overall we are looking for a great CBS student that can stay with us through the summer and into the next academic year.

 

Orientation Dates

  • June 6-9
  • June 12-16
  • June 20-23
  • June 26-30
  • July 10-14
  • July 18-19
  • July 24
  • August 18
  • August 24-25
  • August 30
Posted 
March, 2017