TRIO Student Support Services offer students opportunities to build positive relationships while learning important life skills in an office environment. When available, Wichita State University students can apply for employment and be a part of our diverse and student-friendly team. We have several student positions available throughout the year: Student Assistant (office), Lab Assistant or Tutor. TRIO SSS program participants are encouraged to apply for these positions.


Web Manager (Office)

*We are currently NOT accepting applications for this position

Web Manager is assigned to the main office on the 3rd floor of Grace Wilkie Hall. Responsibilities include managing and updating the SSS website, preparing monthly and weekly newsletters, keeping track of website database records, etc. Good customer service skills and an ability to work on multiple tasks are essential. For more information on Web Manager position, please visit here.

Title: Web Manager (Office)
Job Type: On Campus Student Employment
Employment Type: Part-Time

Description: Applicant must be a WSU student with a minimum class standing of sophomore, and in good academic standing with a minimum of 3.0 GPA. Students with backgrounds similar to those of project participants are preferred.

Required Documents: Completed Job Application, Resume, and Transcript (unofficial)

If you would like to apply for this position, please download the application below, complete all sections, and turn it in to the Student Support Services Office in 309 Grace Wilkie Hall or email it to Pooja Sharma (pooja.sharma@wichita.edu) along with all required documents.

For more information or questions, please contact Pooja Sharma at pooja.sharma@wichita.edu or call (316) 978-3715.

Online Application Form

Application (PDF)

Lab Assistant (Technology Lab)

*We are currently NOT accepting applications for this position

Lab Assistants are assigned to the SSS Technology Learning Lab located in the 222 Grace Wilkie Hall. Lab Assistant's main responsibilities include helping students navigate computer study skills, aid students navigate financial literacy software programs, and documenting student activities in the lab. Good interpersonal relations and an ability to record and maintain accurate data is essential as a lab assistant. For more information on Lab Assistant positions please visit here.

Title: Lab Assistant (SSS Technology Learning Lab)

Job Type: On Campus Student Employment

Employment Type: Part-Time

Description: Applicant must be a WSU student with a minimum class standing of sophomore, and in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.50. Students eligible for federal work-study or from backgrounds similar to those of project participants preferred. For more information please refer to the Employment Opportunity Document Lab Assistant.

For more information or questions, please contact Nelson Ross at nelson.ross@wichita.edu.

If you would like to apply, please download the application, complete all sections, and turn it in to the Student Support Services Office in 309 Grace Wilkie Hall or email it to Nelson Ross (nelson.ross@wichita.edu) along with all requried documents.

Online Application Form

Application (PDF)

Tutor **HIRING**

*We ARE currently accepting applications for this position

Tutors are trained and certified to provide peer tutoring to SSS students in courses that they have received at least a grade of B or better. Applicants are considered for interviews as long as they meet the following criteria:

  • Enrolled as a sophomore, junior, senior or graduate student at WSU
  • Have a cumulative 3.0 GPA or better
  • Earned a grade of B- or better in the courses s/he will be tutoring

To be hired, applicants must also possess:

  • Good communication skills
  • A strong desire to help first generation, limited income students and students with disabilities
  • all applications accepted, but preference will be given to students who can tutor in Biology, Business, Chemistry (upper level), and Nursing (upper level).

Click here for a Tutor Application. Submit application along with an unofficial transcript to sss.leadtutor@wichita.edu for full consideration.

For more information, please contact Ijeoma Maryrose Obi (Lead Tutor) at sss.leadtutor@wichita.edu or (316) 978-3715.

Student Assistant (Office) **HIRING**

*We are currently accepting applications for this position

Student Assistants are assigned to the main office on the 3rd floor of Grace Wilkie Hall. Responsibilities include receptionist and clerical work. Good customer service skills and an ability to work on multiple tasks are essential as well.

Title: Student Assistant (Office)

Job Type: On Campus Student Employment

Employment Type: Part-Time

Description: Applicant must be a WSU student with a minimum class standing of sophomore, and in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.50. Students eligible for federal work-study or from backgrounds similar to those of project participants preferred. For more information please refer to the Employment Opportunity Document-Student Assistant.

For more information or questions, please contact at pooja.sharma@wichita.edu

If you would like to apply, please download the application, complete all sections, and turn it in to the Student Support Services Office in 309 Grace Wilkie Hall or email it to Pooja Sharma (pooja.sharma@wichita.edu) along with all requried documents.

Online Application Form

Application (PDF)


Wichita State University does not discriminate in its employment practices, educational programs or activities on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a veteran. Retaliation against an individual filing or cooperating in a complaint process is also prohibited. Sexual misconduct, relationship violence and stalking are forms of sex discrimination and are prohibited under Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972. Complaints or concerns related to alleged discrimination may be directed to the Director of Equal Opportunity or the Title IX Coordinator, Wichita State University, 1845 Fairmount, Wichita KS 67260-0138; telephone (316) 978-3187. Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a satisfactory criminal background check as required by Board of Regents policy.