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Student Assistant - College of Arts and Sciences

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Please upload your Fall 2017 class schedule during the application process.

Posting Details

Posting Summary

Posting Number STU00021PO17
Job TItle Student Employee
Internal Title Student Assistant - College of Arts and Sciences
Campus Upstate 07
College/Division USC Upstate College/Division Level
Department USC Upstate College of Arts and Science
Advertised Salary $7.50 per hour
Location of Vacancy
Part/Full Time Part Time
Hours per week Up to 20 hours per week
Work Schedule

Schedule based on student’s availability. Preference given to lunchtime availability.

Job Search Category Student Employee

Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

Provide clerical support in the College of Arts & Sciences and office coverage for front receptionist desk. The position involves contact
with faculty/staff/students as well as the public. Assist with preparation of on-campus and off-campus mailings, filing, word processing, faxing, copying, Run errands on campus. Answer phones, view the Dean’s calendars, act as receptionist. Other routine clerical duties as assigned.


Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook email, and Internet. Neat appearance & pleasant phone manner is essential. Must be able to use the photocopier, printer, fax machine & other office equipment. Must be able to maintain confidentiality & meet deadlines. Must have excellent communication and professional phone skills, and be able to work independently with little supervision to get tasks completed. Able to deliver materials throughout the campus with light to medium lifting, up to 25 lbs. Must have valid driver’s license. Monday through Friday hours between 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., working up to 20 hours per week. Sophomore or Junior preferred. Minimum GPA of 3.0. Federal work-study preferred. Please upload your Fall 2017 class schedule during the application process.

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies 1-2
Desired Start Date
Job Open Date 08/31/2017
Job Close Date 10/31/2017
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicant

Please upload your Fall 2017 class schedule during the application process.

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EEO Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is your current student status?
    • Freshman
    • Sophomore
    • Junior
    • Senior
    • Graduate Student
  2. * What is your College affiliation? Please list one of the following: Business Administration & Economics College of Arts & Sciences Department of Psychology Education Fine Arts & Communication Studies Interdisciplinary Studies Information Management Systems Language, Literature & Composition Math & Computer Science Natural Sciences Non-Profit Administration Nursing Pre-Professional Social & Behavioral Sciences Social Sciences, Philosophy & History Undeclared

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * What is your major?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * What is your expected graduation date?

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * What is your current cumulative GPA?

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * Have you worked on-campus before?

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. If yes, list department name and supervisor.

    (Open Ended Question)

  8. * Have you been awarded Federal Work Study for this semester?
    • Yes
    • No
  9. * Why are you interested in this position?

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. Other Supporting Documents