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Academic Counselor/Tutorial Coordinator

Boston College
Job Location:
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
Academic Advising
Boston College Introduction

Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,445 full-time undergraduates and 5,125 graduate and professional students. Ranked 35 among national universities, Boston College has 878 full-time and 1,201 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $1.2 billion, and an endowment in excess of $2.8 billion.

Job Description

The responsibilities of this position are to carry out the Office of
Student-Athlete Academic Services' mission of supporting the Boston College academic community and Athletics Department in our mission to pursue student-athlete excellence, student-athlete formation, and a just society by remaining committed to integrity, ethics, and honesty.

The Academic Counselor/Tutorial Coordinator will deliver comprehensive academic services to student-athletes by facilitating educational, personal, and career development services. The position will work collaboratively with colleagues to develop individualized academic plans, coordinate study table, mentoring and tutorial services. This position will travel with athletic teams as needed.

As an Academic Counselor, this position will monitor student-athlete academic progress by meeting with student-athletes, communicating with faculty, and reviewing academic progress and tutorial reports. This position will develop graduation, student-athlete success, and career plans by collaborating with university academic advisors and other campus partners. As a Tutorial Coordinator, this position will assist with the coordination of
tutor and mentor appointments while overseeing the day-to-day operations of both virtual and in-person appointments. Furthermore, this position recruit, training, and evaluate tutors, mentors, and part-time staff, ensuring training and development of tutors consistent with College Reading and Learning Association standards.

Full-Time Equivalent Hiring Range: $55,000 to $68,750; salary commensurate with relevant experience.

  • Bachelor's degree required Education, Counseling, Sports Management, English or related field
  • Master's degree preferred; Counseling, Education, Higher Education Administration, Sports Administration or related field
  • Two to three years of previous experience working with students in an educational setting, preferably in an intercollegiate athletics environment; Teaching, Higher education, academic advising, counseling, academic support services, or related field
  • Demonstrated ability to work with academically challenged students and students with learning disabilities
  • Strong interpersonal skills; Ability to communicate both orally and in writing to various audiences
  • Strong computer skills; Must be proficient in Microsoft Office and GradesFirst/Navigate
  • Knowledge of NCAA and Atlantic Coast Conference rules and requirements
  • Ability to work evenings, weekends and travel as needed with athletic teams
  • Must be able to demonstrate professionalism and effectively interact with a diverse population of students,
    coaches, and university administrators.
Closing Statement

Boston College offers a broad and competitive range of benefits depending on your job classification eligibility:

  • Tuition remission for Employees
  • Tuition remission for Spouses and Children who meet eligibility requirements
  • Generous Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Low-Cost Life Insurance
  • Eligibility for both University-Funded 401k and Employer-Sponsored 403b Retirement Plans
  • Paid Holidays Annually
  • Generous Sick and Vacation Pay
  • Additional benefits can be found on

Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process.

Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at

Boston College's Notice of Nondiscrimination can be viewed at

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