International Student Services

On-Campus Employment

On-Campus Employment

You are permitted to work on the UW Bothell campus for up to 20 hours/week when school is in session. During annual vacations you may work up to 40 hours/week on campus. You must follow all employment regulations governing your visa status.  Types of on-campus employment include:

  • Employment for UW Bothell: such as working as a student assistant for Office of Student Life / Writing Center / QSC / Library / Coffee Shop, etc.; or a student teaching or research assistant positon. 
  • Work performed on-campus for a commercial firm providing direct services to students: such as at the University bookstore or Subway.

Now Hiring - Student Assistant/Advisor

Student Assistant/Advisor for International Student Services (ISS) & International Admissions

* Non-Work Study Position  - International Students are Encouraged to Apply *

Looking to get involved with international students at UWB? This position provides a unique opportunity to be a UWB ambassador and work with prospective and current international students. We are looking for an enthusiastic, friendly, creative and responsible candidate who is passionate about helping others and will represent UWB in a professional manner. This position will maintain our social media outlets, provide assistance and general guidance to students about admissions and immigration, attend admission transfer fairs, plan quarterly activities for students, and be part of the International Student Orientations.

Application Deadline: Monday, February 10th, 2014 by 5pm.

Application Instructions: Submit your resume and a copy of your Winter quarter class schedule to CMoesch@uwb.edu.  Candidates are encouraged to visit Career Services for assistance on their resume.

Questions? Contact Int’l Admissions Advisor Carmel Moesch at CMoesch@uwb.edu or (425) 352-5217.

Minimum Qualifications: The position requires the following:

  • Available to work 19.5 hours per week, preferably at least 10 hours per week in the afternoons to work with ISS office during advising hours.
  • Currently enrolled UW Bothell student
  • Must have and maintain at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA or better throughout the duration of their employment.
  • Demonstrates intercultural understanding and cross-cultural communication skills.
  • Strong reading, writing, and presentation skills.
  • Enthusiasm for UW Bothell and be able to be the “face of the university” as a representative for UW Bothell at admissions and ISS events.

Responsibilities with International Admissions: Act as an ambassador and representative of UW Bothell to prospective international students through:

Marketing:

  • Run International Admissions Facebook page
  • Campus tours for representatives of universities abroad and external agents

Advising:

  • Work in the international inbox, respond to student inquiries and advise students through the application process
  • Gather incomplete applications and send reminder emails noting missing documents
  • Assist International Advisors where needed
     

Events:

  • Attend transfer fairs, community college tabling sessions and conferences to gain an overarching understanding of international admissions
  • Assist in A-IEP orientation and give students a campus tour

International Student Services Responsibilities:Serve currently enrolled UW Bothell international students through various ways:
 

Front Desk:

  • Welcome students when they come to ISS office
  • Help students with general information and/or pick up documents from ISS office
  • Guide them in meeting with an advisor during ISS Advising hours

Marketing:

  • Run International Student Services Facebook page
  • Write and publish the weekly International Student Newsletter

Advising:

  • Work in the ISS inbox and respond to general student inquiries
  • Assist International Advisors where needed

Events:

  • Planning and facilitate 3-4 quarterly activities for international students
  • Assist in the F1 Immigration Orientation