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Student Employment

Tarleton State University offers enrolled students a wide variety of on-campus jobs, as well as several opportunities for employment with local off-campus organizations. All new student employees and Graduate Assistants are required to attend an orientation session.

Student Job Openings

Student Employee Orientation

Student Employee Orientation is regularly held on Tuesday at 2:00 pm and Friday at 9:00 am at the Department of Employee Services, located in the Admin. Annex. Rm. 101 . Check the calendar for upcoming orientation session.

Graduate Assistant Orientation sessions are scheduled for the beginning of each long semester. Check the calendar for scheduled upcoming Graduate Assistant Orientation sessions. Contact your hiring department or Employee Services for more information.

Completion of the Federal Form I-9 will take place at your employment orientation session.  You must present Original Document(s) per Federal Law. Please review the list of acceptable documents. Photocopies, fax copies, or online viewing of document(s) is not allowed.

Tarleton State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer. As a member of The Texas A&M System, Tarleton will provide equal opportunity for employment to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity and will strive to achieve full and equal employment opportunity through The Texas A&M System. View important legal information about prospective employment. 


Pay Day

Student Workers and Non-Teaching Graduate Assistants are on a paid bi-weekly basis. Graduate Assistants (except Non-Teaching GA positions) are paid monthly. Student employees and Graduate Assistant may receive direct deposit payment for paychecks. Visit Tarleton Payroll for more information.

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Non-exempt Graduate Assistants and Student Employees submit hours worked in Workday. Please contact your Hiring Manager regarding time submission deadlines.

Required Trainings

The Texas A&M University System requires all employees to complete various online training courses within the first 30 working days. Assigned trainings are completed in TrainTraq accessed via Workday.

Student Employees and Graduate Assistants are not eligible for paid leave.

Policies, Rules and Procedures