The Ohio State University at Newark

Office of Retention Student Employment Opportunities

Are you interested in being a student employee at Newark next year?

Do you have experience and the strengths to be a peer mentor?

Do you want to work in a dynamic and flexible environment?

If so, then you should consider applying for a position as an Academic Peer Coach and Student Assistant in the Office of Retention! Be a part of a great team by mentoring students in one of our learning communities, which supports new college students as they transition from high school to college and throughout their first year. Get involved in student success initiatives beyond the learning communities as well by helping to ensure all students have the necessary supports, both inside and outside the classroom at Newark!

Details of each position and eligibility requirements are included below. Academic Peer Coach positions are incredibly visible student employment positions on campus and afford students many great benefits beyond just receiving a paycheck.

Don’t wait…apply now while positions are still available!

Academic Peer Coach and Student Assistant - Buckeye Generation Learning Community for first-generation students

Academic Peer Coach and Student Assistant – Engineering Learning Community for engineering and pre-engineering students (do not have to be an engineering major to apply)

Academic Peer Coach and Student Assistant – Scarlet and Gray Excellence Learning Community for students of color


Apply by completing a Student Employment Application, AVAILABLE HERE!

Then return completed application to the Office of Financial Aid by email, or in-person to their office in Hopewell Hall, 1189 University Drive.

We look forward to reviewing all applications!
Office of Retention Team

For questions, please contact:

Jamie White
Retention Coordinator and Associate Faculty Member
The Ohio State University at Newark