Currently Hiring

For more information about each position, including a position description, please click on the title.

Communication Consultant

Communication Consultants are undergraduate students from all disciplines who are committed to helping their peers. Communication Consultants offer individualized assistance to students, staff, faculty, and community members across the disciplines working on any form of written, oral, visual, or electronic (WOVE) communication. Communication Consultants help students at all stages of the composition process, from brainstorming and organizing ideas to revising and polishing drafts. Writing and Communication Consultations does not offer editing or proofreading services. Instead, Communication Consultants help students evaluate and improve the effectiveness of their own work. Through assisting others, Communication Consultants gain valuable teaching and teamwork experience, hone their communication skills, and become better writers themselves.

Applications for Spring 2024 close on November 3, 2023. All applicants will be notified about the status of their application after this date.

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Supplemental Instruction Leader

SI Leaders are undergraduate students who provide peer academic support for an assigned course. SI Leaders assist in student learning and retention at Iowa State University through facilitation of SI sessions that help students better understand concepts and applications of course content.

We are still hiring for Fall 2023! At this time, we are accepting applications for the following courses:

A ECL/BIOL 365, AN S 214, CHEM 331, GEOL 201, MATH 165, PHYS 115 and 131, and STAT 326.

If you are interested in leading an SI section for one of the courses above, apply here


A tutor provides course-specific academic support to small groups of undergraduate students. Each tutoring group meets at a consistent day and time throughout the semester. Tutors must have taken the course(s) that they want to tutor at Iowa State University and earned a B or higher. Tutors are paid $15/hr. Find out more information about becoming a tutor.

Applications will remain open until positions are filled for Fall 2023.  We are currently seeking tutors for the following courses:

BBMB 316, BBMB 404, BIOL 211, CHEM 231, I E 305, KIN 355, M E 231, M E 345, M E 421, MAT E 273, MATH 104, MIS 207, PHYS 115, PHYS 231

Not Currently Hiring

Marketing & Social Media Coordinator

This paid leadership position in the Iowa State University Academic Success Center (ASC) provides an ISU undergraduate student the opportunity to coordinate and lead efforts in creating and managing brand and marketing for a complex multi-unit organization. The Social Media and Marketing Coordinator will help design and execute marketing plans, manage social media accounts for the ASC, make a cohesive content plan across all social media platforms, and support the ASC in communication efforts with partners and constituents.


ASC Front Desk Student Assistant

Student Assistants are undergraduate employees who work as front desk staff and office support staff in the Academic Success Center (ASC) for its four main programs: Academic Skills Coaching, Writing and Communication Consultations, Supplemental Instruction, and Tutoring Services.

Peer Academic Skills Coach

A Peer Academic Coach is a paid leadership position where undergraduates meet one-on-one with students to mentor and help develop their academic skills. Peer coaches serve as mentors, accountability partners, and experts on academic skills and ASC resources for their student appointments. They will also conduct outreach initiatives for the Academic Success Center in the form of workshops presented to campus partners, classrooms, and student organizations. Learn more by visiting our Academic Skill Coaching and Workshops webpages and watching our Peer Academic Coaching recruitment video.


ASC graduate assistants are typically hired during the I-Days process conducted by the School of Education Student Affairs Graduate Program. If you are not a current or prospective graduate student in the Student Affairs Program, you may contact the program coordinator of the program you are interested to inquire about openings.

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