International Student Advisor

Chicago, Illinois
Jul 12, 2022
Aug 11, 2022
Position Type
Adviser / Advisor
Employment Type
Organization Type
College / University

The International Student Advisor provides support and assistance to the International Center. This position is responsible for advising international students on F and J immigration regulations and cultural adjustment and will serve as a Designated School Official and Alternate Responsible Officer for the F and J programs in compliance with Federal regulations. This position will assist with SEVIS operations, document and application processing and support general office needs. This position will help coordinate and lead educational programs for students, faculty and staff. Advising staff regularly interprets regulations and university policy and draws conclusions after various possibilities are considered. Advisors recommend and implement policy based on through analysis of immigration regulations, government guidance and best practices. Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident as required by federal regulations for certification as a Designated School Official and Alternate Responsible Officer. Mission: Promote international education and cultural exchange by supporting international students, faculty, staff and students studying abroad; assisting in the compliance of immigration and other related regulations; providing services and resources to the IIT community.