Student Success Program
Student Assistant Job Description
Student Assistant Application
Must be enrolled in at least six units during fall/spring (three credit units during summer) at Merced
College. Students who qualify for Federal Work-Study are required to enroll in at least 12 units to
Must have at least a 2.0 (semester and cumulative) GPA or higher and be in good academic standing.
Submit a completed Student Assistant application, class schedule, and unofficial transcript.
Job Duties and
Participate in the mandatory orientation/training prior to the start of the semester.
Assist students sign-in and sign-out of the labs (Student Success and Tutorial Center and Study Central)
Assist faculty, staff and students in various clerical functions.
Direct students to faculty and staff for assistance.
Greet students and provide information on other support services offered at Merced College.
Perform clerical duties, including filing, data entry, and answering phones.
Maintain printer paper, monitor printer usage, and verify student’s print cards.
Update event boards and post flyers.
Notify staff, faculty, or the Student Success Director of any concerns that may arise in the Tutorial
Center, Study Central, and Math Labs.
Meet with area supervisor(s) for evaluations.
Maintain and submit a weekly time sheet for contracted hours.
Notify the Student Success and Tutorial Center faculty, staff or Director of Student Success of any
concerns that may arise.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Help create a positive atmosphere conducive to learning in the labs.
Be diligent in carrying out duties.
Effectively relate to students, staff, and faculty.
Dress appropriately (no low-cut clothing that shows certain body parts).
Maintain personal hygiene.
Evaluation by area supervisor(s) in regards to effectiveness and carrying out assigned duties. (2)
Evaluation by the Director of Student Success on attendance, attitude, and performance. (1)