Will you be pursuing a part-time job while enrolled at App? Immediate employment is a great way to gain valuable work experience, acquire transferable skill sets, and build your resume. There's plenty of opportunities available on-campus and in the Boone community.
Odd Jobs Google Group
Join our Odd Jobs Google Group and receive information on local job opportunities including yard work, moving help, and child care positions. Contact the employer directly for these jobs. Be sure to act quickly, as these jobs don't last long!
Largest Campus Employers
For currently enrolled students looking for on-campus employment, this list of the largest campus employers is the best place to start. Visit the websites of each department to learn more about them and to see if they are currently hiring. Students are invited to apply for multiple departments.
Federal Work Study
Gain experience while financing your education through the Federal Work Study program. These positions are available to students who exhibit financial need and have a FAFSA application on file with the Office of Financial Aid.
Career Readiness Competencies
Appalachian State provides valuable employment opportunities for students to gain career readiness skills that will serve them for many years after they leave Appalachian. Each campus job at Appalachian includes responsibilities and duties that reflect the Career Readiness Competencies that are recognized by our professional association, National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE). See what those competencies are and reflect on how your campus job is helping you develop skills you will transfer to your future career.
New Hire Resources
If you have just been hired by an on-campus department, there are a few steps you'll need to complete and items you should consider before you begin work. Review the Student New Hire Packet and complete all necessary forms before you get started.
Student Work Hours
There are a few specifics you should be aware of when working as a student employee at Appalachian State. From scheduling to overtime and holidays, be sure to review and fully understand these guidelines.
Time and Pay
It's important to know how to properly record your time and how you get paid when working on-campus. Spend some time reviewing this information so that you follow the proper procedures in order to get paid on time.