Department Student Workers

The James Benjamin Department of Accounting has a limited number of opportunities for student employment. Positions are available to undergraduate and graduate students alike. Many student workers are assigned to a faculty member to assist them with grading, research, eCampus, or tutoring other students at the departmental help desks. If you are hired to work at a departmental help desk, you will have to have taken the course you will be tutoring. During each semester, the department will also have a limited number of exam proctor positions available.

Open positions are posted through our accounting department listservs, so make sure you are signed up by following the instructions at this link!  To apply for an open student worker position, please submit an application. Be sure to attach a resume to the file upload field in the application. Most positions require continued employment for more than one semester, including summer work.

The following information refers to all student positions:

Starting pay

  • Undergraduate: $7.50 per hour
  • Graduate: $8.08 per hour

If hired

  • Appropriate original identification documents will be needed to complete an Employment Eligibility Form (e.g. driver’s license, birth certificate, current passport, non-laminated social security card, and if you are an international student, you will need your passport, I-20 form and I-94 form).
  • Current banking information will be needed to enroll in Direct Deposit.
  • All employees must take mandatory online training. This information will be emailed on the position start date. This training must be taken within 30 days of your start date.  Failure to complete this training could result in lose of work time until the training has been completed.

For more information, contact Christine Potter (, Business Administrator II, Department of Accounting.