Student Assistant - Graduate Enrollment Office

Position Information

Position Information

Department School of Business
Alternate Department Description
Criminal Background Check Standard Background Check
Motor Vehicle Background Check No
Restricted Position?
Job Category Student Wage / Non-Student Wage
Role (State) Job Title Student Assistant - Graduate Enrollment Office
Working Title Student Assistant - Graduate Enrollment Office
Job Type Part-Time
Position Number SWB413
Recruit Number Staff - 8351
Working Hours
Location Arlington
Pay Band
Salary $16.00 per hour
Web Announcement

Student Assistant – Graduate Enrollment Office

Internal Search: Open to currently enrolled George Mason University students only.

The School of Business invites current George Mason University graduate student applicants only for an internal search to serve as a Student Assistant in our Graduate Enrollment Office. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason’s academic and culturally inclusive environment.


  • Writing student/alumni success stories that we can regularly feature on the website and in Radius communication plans/social media;
  • Assisting in recruitment events for our M.S.M. and M.S.A. programs, and M.S.M. interviews;
  • Assistance with GMAT/GRE waiver reviews;
  • Assistance in generic inbox monitoring (7 inboxes);
  • Scheduling class visits for prospective students;
  • Graduation prep administrative matters such as distribution of caps and gowns;
  • Residency gift prep;
  • Phone calls to admitted students; and
  • In-progress application spreadsheet monitoring and maintenance.

Required Qualifications:

  • Must be in good academic standing at George Mason University during daytime hours at the Arlington campus; and
  • Must also have proven ability to interact well with nontraditional and working professional students.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Currently enrolled graduate students are highly preferred.
Special Instructions to Applicants

For full consideration, currently enrolled George Mason University student applicants only may apply for position number SWB413 at, complete and submit the online application, and upload a resume. Cover letters are optional and welcomed.

For Full Consideration, Apply by: September 25, 2017; this is a nonbinding date; this position may close at any time.
Posting Date 09/12/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled? Yes
Telework Friendly? No
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George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report “Up and Coming” spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason’s diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

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Equity Statement

George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Are you a current George Mason University graduate student?
    • Yes
    • No

Supplemental Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter