Madison Area Technical College
Job Title
Student Support Advisor – Second Chance Pell
Job Description
Madison College is hiring a limited term Student Support Advisor for our Second Chance Pell Program. The Second Chance Pell program provides students serving in a state penal institution the opportunity, to receive federal Pell Grant funding for tuition, fees, and books/supplies under a U.S. Department of Education Experimental Site Initiative. The Student Support Advisor will provide academic and career advising, monitor students’ academic progress, and serve as a mentor to increase student success. Individuals with lived experience are encouraged to apply!

This position works closely with college faculty and staff, and Department of Corrections staff while serving students both in a virtual and face-to-face format in prisons throughout the state. This position will be supporting a culturally diverse, under-resourced student population, participating in a high profile, national program being monitored by the Department of Education. Up to 50% of this person’s time will be working in prisons, with routine in-state overnight travel 2-5 days per month, so access to reliable transportation is required.

Contact Name
Vickie Arneson
Contact Email