Peer Advisors 

The Center for Global & Intercultural Study (CGIS) is hiring Peer Advisors! No previous study abroad or international experience required & work-study students are desirable, but not required. Peer advisors serve as a support role for all functions of the CGIS office. This position includes clerical work in the CGIS office as well as serving in an outreach capacity to students throughout the University of Michigan.

Office Responsibilities

    Provide initial advising to prospective study abroad students

    Present daily on CGIS programs, financial aid & scholarships, & more

    Answer office phone & email inquiries 

    Provide office support such as filing, making photocopies, data entry, etc.

    Staff the reception desk periodically

    Assist staff with additional tasks as needed

    Special projects as assigned

    More responsibilities in the link below!

Required Qualifications

    Experience with public speaking & related equipment/technology

    Experience with Social Media platforms

    Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, & Prezi

    Demonstrated ability to work well with diverse groups

    Strong communication & customer services skills

    Demonstrated ability to remain flexible, positive, & organized  

    Ability to take initiative & maintain student confidentiality