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We are accepting applications and interviewing candidates! Priority placement will go to those applicants who apply early.

We are hiring for the following vacancies as of 05/15/2023:

Current Vacancies

James Kenan High School in Duplin County

Wallace-Rose Hill High School in Duplin County

Northampton County High School in Northampton County

Pasquotank County High School in Pasquotank County

AmeriCorps College Adviser 23-24 Cohort


The AmeriCorps College Adviser Application will open Monday, January 9th on the NCSU Jobs website.

AmeriCorps College Adviser Role

What We Do:

  • Provide one-on-one college application and financial aid assistance to students and families
  • Organize group events that encourage students and their families to consider, plan for, and apply to colleges and universities
  • Collaborate with school and community partners to build a college-going culture
  • Collect and manage school-level data on students’ progress towards post-secondary planning
  • Develop expertise in admissions and financial-aid advising


  • Earned a bachelor’s degree within the last four (4) years
  • Be able to relocate to or near the service area 
  • Possess a strong commitment to service

AmeriCorps Members must be:

  • 18 years of age
  • US citizens or lawful permanent resident
  • Submit to criminal background checks
  • Have a social security card

The NC State College Advising Corps accepts applicants who graduated from institutions other than NC State University, provided the applicant’s home institution does not have a College Advising Corps program in operation (check “Where We Work” under the College Advising Corps National website), but initial review priority is given to graduates of NC State.

Annual Compensation*:

  • $32,000-33,00- Annual Living Allowance for full-time Members
  • $6,895 – Segal Education Award (AmeriCorps benefit)
  • $5,820 – Health insurance, including vision and dental, at no cost to Members

Total compensation package: $44,715

*Final compensation based on grantors

Additional Member Benefits:

  • Opportunities to participate in regional and national conferences
  • Ongoing job training and personal professional development
  • AmeriCorps member benefits, including federal loan deferment and interest forbearance
  • Connection to a national network of college access professionals

Interested in FREE Graduate School?

The Equity Fellows Program aims to increase college retention and completion rates for underrepresented students through high-quality first and second-year advising. Equity Fellows exclusively hires alumni from CAC Programs to serve as Equity Fellows!

  • Open to those seeking graduate degrees at NC State University, UNC Charlotte, North Carolina A&T State University, or UNC-Chapel Hill
  • Graduate assistantship with full tuition and fee remission
  • $10,000 stipend
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Interest Form

If you would like to learn more about the College Adviser role, updates on the program or future vacancies, please complete the form below:

NC State CAC Interest Form

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Our wonderful Franklinton and Southern Wayne advisers represented WolfCAC at last Tuesday`s College of Education Career Fair. It was great meeting students in the College of Education!

If you missed us at the College of Education Career Fair, we will attend another career fair next week! Stop by the NC State Alumni Career Fair on May 10th at Reynolds Coliseum (11-3 pm).

As a reminder, we are reviewing applications on a rolling basis. If you are interested, our application can be found at

Greetings! My name is Carman Autry and I am a first year adviser serving at JF Webb High School in Granville County. It has been an enriching learning experience as a new adviser and working with students as they explore and pursue their journey beyond high school. I will be sharing some of the events we have had over this academic year! ...

The academic school year is quickly coming to an end!

As our advisers continue to serve student and plan for the last events of the semester, we want to do a throwback and highlight our 2021-2022 Impact.

We are always impressed and grateful for the work our advisers do.

Are you looking for a position after graduation?

Join the NC State College Advising Corps! We are currently accepting applications on a rolling basis.

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