Student Employment

Hiring Process

The DIIS hiring process moves very quickly. Additional applications for Fall 2016 will be accepted on a rolling basis.

DIIS will start offering interviews on Wednesday, May 18th and will continue to accept applications and schedule interviews through Friday, June 17th or until positions are filled.

We will communicate all hiring information through your Ithaca College e-mail, so be sure to check this frequently. If you have any questions about the process or your scheduled interviews, please email diisstudentcoord@ithaca.edu

  1. Information Session (Not for Summer)
    • Attend one information session to apply, see dates to the right for details
  2. Application
    • Fill out an application in full (2 pages), we recommend using MS Office 2013 for Windows
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    • E-mail the DIIS application to diisstudentcoord@ithaca.edu
    • A resume and cover letter are encouraged
  3. First Interview (Not for Summer)
    • Applicants will be notified whether or not they have been selected for an interview
    • If selected, once notified, call and schedule an appointment to interview with a student manager/coordinator
    • Interviews last approximately 20 minutes
  4. Second Interview
    • Applicants will be notified whether or not they have been selected for a second interview
    • If selected, once notified, call and schedule an appointment to interview with a full time area supervisor
    • Interviews last approximately 30 minutes
  5. Hiring Decisions
    • We will be checking references
    • Please use an IC faculty or staff member if possible, or a previous employer
    • Applicants will be notified whether or not they have been offered a position with DIIS
    • Hired applicants must turn in job acceptance forms to DIIS
    • Hired applicants must also attend an NSEP session through the Student Employment Office (if they have not worked on campus before)
  6. Training
    • Hired applicants must attend new hire training before the semester begins
    • Typically training begins the Wednesday before the semester begins in August, and the Wednesday before the semester begins in January.