Colorado State University invites nominations and applications for the position of International Student & Scholar Adviser within the Office of International Programs. The full-time administrative professional position is responsible for immigration services for international students and scholars on the Colorado State University campus, serving on internal committees, and supporting a variety of office activities. Reflecting departmental and institutional values, candidates are expected to have the ability to advance the Department's commitment to diversity and inclusion.
ISSS, one of three units within the Office of International Programs (OIP), offers extensive services to over 2,000 international students and scholars. These services include immigration documentation and advising to nonimmigrant visa bearers who are studying, conducting research, teaching, and/or working for Colorado State University. Services also include permanent residency processing for individuals in positions of permanent employment with the University. The ISSS unit maintains records, reports to the U.S. Government as required by federal law, and conducts a wide variety of programs related to immigration issues, cultural adjustment, orientation, and other matters pertinent to the population it serves. This position reports to the Associate Director of International Student and Scholar Services.
Colorado State University is a public, land-grant institution of higher education. CSU offers academic programs through eight colleges. The University is located in Fort Collins, a city with a population of approximately 145,000 people, 65 miles north of Denver. The city offers a unique blend of metropolitan advantages and small town friendliness. Situated at the edge of the Great Plains and the base of the Rocky Mountain foothills, Fort Collins provides easy access to many cultural and recreational opportunities.
- Bachelor’s degree plus one (1) year’s work experience in the field of international education
- Demonstrated experience and training with F and J visa regulations and procedures
- Strong written communications skills
- U.S. citizen or permanent resident status in order to serve as a Designated School Official for F-1 visa purposes and as an Alternate Responsible Officer for the Exchange Visitor Program
Salary: $40,000 plus benefits equaling approximately 25% of salary.
For full consideration, completed applications must be received by Monday, April 20 at 11:59 p.m. (MST), however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
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CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer.
Colorado State University conducts background checks on all final candidates.