Assistant Academic Coordinator (Staff Wage)

Athletics • Job ID: R0048360
Charlottesville, VA

The Department of Athletics at the University of Virginia is currently seeking applicants for the position of Assistant Academic Coordinator. This position is a 9-12 month postgraduate internship aimed at providing aspiring professionals in the field of academic services for student-athletes with the necessary experience and skills for full-time positions in the future. This position will be provided with mentorship and elevated experiences that are equivalent with those of a full-time staff member.

As an Assistant Academic Coordinator, your primary responsibility will be to support student-athletes across an assigned sport program in their academic pursuits. This includes learning and applying the rules and regulations set forth by the NCAA, ACC, and the University of Virginia regarding the continuing eligibility of student-athletes.

Additionally, you will be responsible for developing individual academic plans for students, assisting them with course selection, guiding them through registration procedures, ensuring they meet degree requirements, and helping them with career planning. You will also provide academic support and advising in other areas related to academic performance and overall student development for the team you are assigned to.

Throughout the internship, you will gain valuable experience and knowledge in the field of academic services and student-athlete development. This will prepare you for potential full-time positions in the future, equipping you with the necessary skills to effectively support student-athletes in their academic endeavors and overall personal development.

Other duties include, but not limited to:

  • Provide academic support to a caseload of student-athletes, including but not limi…
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