Employment and Volunteer Opportunities in the OIE

The Office of International Education (OIE) offers several employment and volunteer opportunities to students. Working or volunteering for the OIE is an excellent way to gain experience in an office setting, build valuable skill sets and engage with students from diverse backgrounds.


The OIE is currently accepting applications for the positions below for the upcoming 2014 academic year Fall 2014 to Spring 2015. The deadline to apply for the positions is Wednesday April 9, 2014 at 4:00pm.


To view the application materials and instructions, as well as the complete descriptions for all of the positions listed below, please view the OIE Employment/Volunteer Application Packet

 

Paid Positions:

Peer Mentor:


Peer Mentors support international student arrival and orientation procedures while helping new international students adjust to American college life. Peer mentors meet regularly with new international students throughout their first semester to aid in appropriate cultural adjustment, to advise about relevant college resources and to support new students to overcome educational obstacles.

Eligibility: Open to all students with a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or above.

 

Student Intern:


Student Interns advise new study abroad inquirers about study abroad options and the study abroad process, promote study abroad through classroom presentations, event coordination and student outreach, and assist with international student field trips and airport pick-ups as needed.


Eligibility: Open to students who have participated in a SUNY study abroad program and have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or above.

 

Office Assistant:

Office Assistants provide general administrative assistance in the OIE including filing, answering phone calls, correspondence, data collection, making appointments, organizing the office, and handling mail.


Eligibility: Open to all students with a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or above.

 

Volunteer Position:

Study Abroad Ambassador:


Study Abroad Ambassadors promote study abroad through classroom presentations, tabling sessions in campus dining halls, event coordination and student outreach.


Eligibility: Open to students who have participated in a SUNY study abroad program and have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or above.