University of Central Oklahoma

  • Student Outreach Assistant - UCO Veterans Upward Bound

    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(7/30/2018 5:37 PM)
    Job ID
    Org Number
    UCO Veterans Upward Bound (UCO-VUB)
    Vice President for Student Services
    Job Type
    $10 per hour
    Hours Per Week
    Weeks Per Year
    Weeks Per Year
    M-F, 8-5 (as scheduled with supervisor)
  • Position Overview

    Provide in-person and/or online academic tutoring to students. Maintain an effective and positive learning environment.

    Department Specific Essential Job Functions

    The Student Outreach Assistant will provide support and assistance to the Veterans Upward Bound Outreach Specialists in identifying potential veterans interested in entering into postsecondary education. Duties will include but are not limited to: presentations/briefings on FAFSA and financial aid benefits, admissions procedures, advice and assistance in postsecondary course selection, campus tours, and the transition to a college environment. Student Outreach Assistants must be able to provide their own transportation to and from events and be available on weekends.

    Qualifications/Experience Required

    ENROLLMENT REQUIREMENTS Fall/Spring Semesters All student employees must be enrolled at least half time to be eligible to work any UCO student position. Half time enrollment for Fall/Spring is considered 5 hours for graduates and 6 hours for undergraduates. Summer Semester Undergraduate Work-Study students must be enrolled in 6 hours to work on campus and Graduate Work-Study students must be enrolled in at least 5 hours. All other students must be enrolled in at least 3 hours to work on campus. Students not enrolled in summer classes must be enrolled in Fall classes in order to work on campus, but will be required to pay FICA taxes. If the number of hours needed to graduate is less than the minimum hours required to work, the student must obtain a letter from his/her advisor stating the number of hours needed to graduate. Call Human Resources Dept. for further information.

    Qualifications/Experience Preferred

    Student Outreach Assistants must be able to provide their own transportation to and from events and be available on weekends.


    Good communication skills.

    Physical Demands

    Repetitive movement of hands and fingers - typing and/or writing. Frequent standing, and/or sitting. Occasional walking, stooping, kneeling or crouching. Reach with hands and arms. Visually identify, observe and assess. Ability to communicate with supervisor/students/colleagues. Regular physical attendance required. The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations (in accordance with ADA requirements) may be made, upon request, to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.


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