Sample International Student Advisor Resume

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Carlos King
1433 Zimmerman Lane
Los Angeles, CA 90013

Objective Looking for employment as an International Student Advisor with a top rated organization that suits my expertise and experience levels.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Remarkable experience advising international students and scholars
  • Wide knowledge of university policies and procedures, program requirements and related academic matters
  • Working knowledge of federal immigration regulations for F, J and other visa classifications
  • Familiarity with Public relations principles and practices including interviewing techniques
  • Proficiency in FileMaker Pro and MS Office Suite
  • Strong problem solving and time management skills
  • Excellent Public speaking skills, communication and writing skills
  • Ability to prepare and maintain documentation

Professional Experience:

International Student Advisor, August 2005 – Present
Boston University, Los Angeles, CA

  • Assisted the students in understanding and completing degree requirements.
  • Assisted the students with appropriate course registration.
  • Worked with university staff and ensured coordination of student inquiries.
  • Liaised between student and other University support groups to manage all student needs.
  • Encouraged the students to maintain effective connections to the University and its online community of learners.

International Student Advisor, May 2000 – July 2005
ASA College, Los Angeles, CA

  • Screened initial student requests and advises F-1 and J-1 students and scholars on all matters related to immigration issues.
  • Updated and maintained the records of F-1 and J-1 students in the database system.
  • Planned and implemented the International Student Orientation each semester.
  • Provided the general office support, field telephone calls and inquired from students, faculty and others.
  • Accountable for general correspondence, filing, copying, preparing documents and reports as needed.


Bachelor’s Degree in Education, Bryan College, Dayton, TN

Master’s Degree in International Relations, Holy Names University, Oakland, CA

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