Student Center staff are integral to the mission of the Georgia State University Student Center to foster meaningful growth opportunities that nurture an inclusive and diverse community through innovative services, programs, and facilities for the university community

Student Employment at the Student Center

As a member of the Student Center team, student employees will interact daily with students, staff, faculty, alumni, and guests of the University. As the “front line” of our staff, you have the ability to leave a positive, lasting impression on our patrons. Through a well-developed training model, we assist the University’s effort to get students to identify, reflect upon, and document the career competencies that they are already learning to better equip students to succeed after graduation. In coordination with Georgia State University’s College to Career program, which is designed to improve students’ career readiness, employment with the Student Center is designed to help students acquire, develop, and sharpen competency in the areas identified by employers as the most sought-after skills.

Many exciting opportunities for student employment are offered by the Student Center. Brief descriptions for each position can be found below. Several leadership roles exist for the various areas of the Student Center but usually require tenure prior to applying. For information about open positions and a link to the application, students can click on the position titles below or they can visit Handshake.

Student Staff Position Descriptions (there is a link to each application if we are seeking applicants)

Assist with reconciling expense and revenue budgets, generating invoices, filing, data entry, daily deposits, payroll, and other fiscal management tasks of Student Center Operations.

Manage the evening and weekend operations of the Student Center. Specific duties include customer contact, event set-up, security, and crisis intervention. A "College to Career" focused position description is available here.

Cinefest Attendants are offered the chance to learn the technology behind film projection and to master the daily tasks of running the theater’s box office. Apply Now! 

The Student Center’s digital marketing assistants help to make the best use of the Student Center’s social media channels as well as assist with some design work for signage and information displays throughout the Student Center facilities.

Work with the Student Center Event Management staff to assist individuals to plan and implement their events in the Student Center. Selected candidates will start working in the fall semester through the end of the school year. Apply Now! 

Work with the Student Center Operations team to conduct set up and turnover of equipment and furniture in the reservable space in the Student Center and provide support for set-up and client orientation for audiovisual equipment. Apply Now! 

Applications for the 2022-23 academic year will be available on March 1, 2022.

HR Assistants help Student Center administration with payroll, new hire onboarding processes, and updating various spreadsheets and databases.

Work in the Information Center assisting patrons, conducting counter sales operations and providing information about the university, the Student Center, and the Atlanta area.

Office Assistants will provide primary reception, general clerical and errand support for one of the offices below:
Spotlight Programs Board Apply Now! 
Student Center Administration - Not accepting applications at this time.
Student Life - Not accepting applications at this time.

The Administrative Technology Assistant supports the Administrative Office and aids with all technology needs within the Student Center.

Full-Time Employment at the Student Center

The Student Center employs a team of event planning, facilities and operations professionals who work to create an unforgettable experience for clients and guests. Learn more about full-time employment opportunities and browse open positions at employment.gsu.edu.