Student Assistant

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Classification:Student Assistant C
Grade:Student C
Work type:Student Employee
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Fairbanks
School/Business unit:UAF Provost Office Operations
Location: Fairbanks
Categories: Office/Clerical

Position Summary:

Are you looking for student employment in a professional environment? If so, please apply here!  You will be working with the Vice Provost and the Accreditation and Assessment Coordinator on activities that benefit the whole campus. Work will be both collaborative and independent. Applicants should be ready to learn on the job, and preferred applicants will have experience with office-based software. An ideal candidate would also possess excellent organizational skills, computer skills and a desire to learn about UAF academics and the community.    This position will start at $10.50/hour and offer 10 hours per week during the academic year, with the potential for more hours in the summer.


100Work successfully within a team environment to support activities relevant to UAF’s accreditation and the assessment of academic programs. Under supervision, provide support for the Accreditation and Assessment office, which may include but is not limited to copying, filing, materials preparation, editing, reviewing website content, and communicating with other administrative offices by email and phone. Under the direction of the Accreditation and Assessment Coordinator, assist with campus-wide communication and outreach. Assist in planning events for the accreditation site visit, scheduling meetings, and other related projects as assigned.Essential


Must be a degree-seeking student at UAF.
Must have attention to detail, possess organizational skills, and be able to articulate and communicate effectively.
Must understand and be able to appropriately handle confidential information.
Preferred ability to work independently.


Must have prior experience with office-based software.
Applicant should be enrolled as a student in a minimum of 6 credits with a minimum GPA of 2.0, or a newly enrolled student.
Able to work within diverse settings and groups of people in an effective manner.


Reasonable Accommodation Statement:

The University of Alaska (UA) is responsible for providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities throughout the applicant screening process. If you need assistance in completing this application or during any phase of the interview process, please contact UA Human Resources by phone at 907-450-8200.

Affirmative Action Statement:

UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual:


Pursuant to Board of Regents’ Policy 04.01.055.B, temporary, extended temporary, adjunct, student, casual labor, regular new hire probationary employees and those positions designated by the president as officers and senior administrators of the university are employed at-will.

Background Check:

The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.

Public Disclosure Statement:

Your application for employment with the University of Alaska is subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act.

University of Alaska is a Drug-Free Workplace.

University of Alaska campuses are Tobacco-Free. 

Training Policy:

It is the policy of the University of Alaska (UA) that all employees are required to complete training to meet the requirements of the positions they hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period to remain employed at the UA.

Contact Information:

If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact University of Alaska HR at 907-450-8200.

Advertised: Alaskan Standard Time
Applications close: Alaskan Standard Time

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