Working at the Front desk

Front Desk Student Assistants

Front Desk Student Assistants

Front Desk Student Assistants are situated in the lobby of the Learning Co-op (UVM's free tutoring center) in 244 Living and Learning Commons. Assistants greet all visitors (students, faculty, staff, guests) to the Learning Co-Op and quickly assess what services best meet their needs. Front desk team members answer the telephone, manage emails, schedule appointments, and assist with other administrative responsibilities. In addition, Front Desk Student Assistants maintain a welcoming, inclusive and professional office.


Must have a positive attitude and willingness to help peers. Some public/customer service experience is desirable. Candidates should have availability for shifts within the Co-Op's open hours: Monday-Thursday, 8:30am-8:30pm, Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm, and Sunday 4:30pm-8:30pm. Schedules are arranged based on student availability.

This position is available only to students with Federal Work Study funds.


$9.60 per hour starting rate; raises available with experience.

How To Apply:

Complete the Front Desk Assistant Application (PDF) and return completed application via email or drop off at the Learning Co-Op front desk, at 244 Living/Learning Commons.

For questions regarding the Front Desk Student Assistant position, contact Minna Roussi, Tutor Coordinator (, 656-4064).

Academic Success Programs values and advocates for diversity in its student services and recruitment practices.