AdviseMI College Advisers
The Michigan College Access Network in close partnership with Alma College, Central Michigan University, Eastern Michigan University, Ferris State University, Grand Valley State University, Madonna University, Michigan Technological University, Oakland University, Saginaw Valley State University, University of Michigan-Dearborn, University of Michigan-Flint, Wayne State University, and Western Michigan University seek recent graduates from partner universities to serve as AdviseMI College Advisers in select high schools across Michigan, particularly those that are located in communities with low college-going rates and low adult educational attainment rates.
Working alongside high school counselors and other school professionals, AdviseMI Members (Advisers) will support students as they make the transtiion from high school to a postsecondary education institution. Advisers work full time and focus on mentoring students (especially those from low-income backgrounds) through the complex steps toward college enrollment. Advisers will provide students and their families with relevant information regarding the benefits of a postsecondary education, preparing for college attendance, and the admission and financial aid processes.
To view the full position description and how to apply, click here. Deadline extended until all 40 positions are filled.
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