Aaron Knighton is an academic adviser in the Newhouse Undergraduate Advising Office. Aaron advises a group of 400 undergraduates on degree progress and requirements as well as maintain their records online and in the office. Aaron also works with students to explore academic interests, identify campus resources, and develop individual academic plans based on the student’s goals, interests and degree requirements.
Prior to working at Newhouse, Aaron served as associate director of recreation at Syracuse University, serving and assisting students in the various wellness areas in the Barnes Center. Aaron is a native of Syracuse, NY and is excited to continue working and serving the Syracuse University community.
Aaron earned a bachelor's degree in education from Canisius College and a master’s of science in higher education administration from Canisius as well. In his free time he enjoys playing golf and watching movies.