Enrolled Student Services (ESS) Graduate Assistant (GA)

Graduate Assistantship


The purpose of the Graduate Assistant position is to support the operations of Enrolled Student Services and work collaboratively to aid in the success of the enrolled graduate student.  This GA position will explore additional opportunities with the Assistant Director and Director to enhance Enrolled Student Services in professional and personal development.


  • Event planning
  • Liaison for event presenters
  • Coordinate diploma orders
  • Direct social media campaign
  • Write and edit blog posts highlighting ESS events
  • Create ESS toolkit using the google drive
  • Create event spreadsheets and roster tracking event attendance
  • Assist with commencement and diploma coordination
  • Populate and maintain event calendar
  • Fortis scanning

Preferred skills and attributes:

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Desire to assist in the enrolled graduate students’ success
  • Ability to work collaboratively and share ideas
  • Social media expert

Compensation and hours:
20 hours/week for Spring 2019

Application instructions:
To be considered for an interview, please send a cover letter and resume to Stephanie Hickey, hickeyss@appstate.edu.  If you have questions, please email (hickeyss@appstate.edu) or call Stephanie Hickey, Assistant Director of Enrolled Student Services and Development, at 828-262-2219.

Contact Name: 
Stephanie Hickey
Contact Email: 
Expiration Date: 
Saturday, February 2, 2019