Office of Student Involvement & Leadership

Advisor Resources

Student organizations provide a unique, rewarding opportunity for students to gain practical skills and enhance the out of classroom experience. As important additions to the organization, advisors guide student organization members by enhancing this experience. In addition, advisors often act as confidants in both individual and organizational-related matters, rendering knowledge about the organization’s history and tradition, and providing valuable context to the operations of student organizations. 

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Policy interpreter
  • Mentor
  • Mediator
  • Motivator
  • Risk manager
  • Historian


Last Updated: 2/21/18