Monitors the academic progress of student-athletes. Advises student-athletes regarding conformance and compliance to NCAA eligibility rules and requirements. Will be assigned to work with various sport teams. Implements departmental academic improvement plans and evaluates student-athlete continuing eligibility towards graduation. Will be involved with developing and implementing life skill programs for student-athletes.
Experience administering NCAA rules and guidelines at Division I athletics programs is preferred. Master’s degree in a related discipline is also preferred.
Knowledge of university course schedules, course curriculum, and degree requirements. Knowledge of student advisement requirements such as monitoring student classes, scheduling, academic progress, and registration. Knowledge of NCAA rules relating to intercollegiate athletics programs. Knowledge and understanding of drug education and student-athlete wellness. Knowledge of instructional strategies and techniques.
Skill in the use of computers and NCAA institutional software applications as applied to the management of student records (i.e. Banner, CAi, and LSDBi). Interpersonal, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
Ability to manage student records. Ability to communicate effectively with student-athletes, faculty, athletic administrators, and coaches. Ability to enhance the overall athletic academic program and represent the department as assigned.
Additional Salary Information: Full tuition waiver (undergraduate resident) for employee and dependents, substantial employer contribution to retirement, affordable medical and dental insurance, life insurance, & 12 paid holidays.
UVU is a teaching institution where students learn, do and become. With nearly 32,000 students, UVU is now the largest institution of higher learning in Utah. As a teaching institution that educates more Utahns than any other university, UVU's primary focus is on student success--the academic, professional and personal success of its students. UVU officially became a NCAA Division I institution i...n 2009. The Wolverines have achieved great success in the WAC and with the addition of Men’s Soccer in 2014, UVU will compete in 16 different sports at the Division I level.