Job Posting

Office of International Students and Programs Student Assistant

Position Type:

  • Part Time
  • Student


  • OH-Columbus

Franklin University’s Office of International Students and Programs (OISP) is seeking a self-motivated, multi-tasking, well organized, and professional student to provide support for the OISP team.

The OISP Student Assistant will provide support and assist with general office tasks in support of student admissions, advising, and engagement. The student will provide basic international student admissions and immigration information to students, departments, and referrals as appropriate and necessary. The OISP Student Assistant will help to direct students and departments to relevant online resources, software, e-forms, and processes. The position is responsible for assisting with the processing of admissions documents within the CRM system, conducting new student orientations and engagement events, and providing support and assistance for research projects, blogs, and managing data reports. The student will also be responsible for providing general administrative and clerical support activities and other duties as assigned.

The OISP Student Assistant position requires superior verbal and written communication skills, cultural sensitivity, and the ability to successfully work with, communicate, value, and understand individuals from diverse backgrounds. Applicants should possess previous experience utilizing database management tools, and Microsoft Office Suite.

The ideal candidate will have experience living, working, or studying abroad, experience utilizing a CRM system, and a familiarity with F1 student regulations.

Candidates should be able to work 19 hours per week, Monday-Friday, between the hours of 9 am and 4 pm. Some evening and weekend hours may be required for special events.

About Franklin University

Founded in 1902, Franklin University has built its reputation on removing barriers to higher education for ambitious adults who must balance their educational goals with other commitments. Accredited and nonprofit, Franklin has earned its long-standing reputation as an innovator in online education. The University offers applied, in-demand undergraduate, master’s and doctorate programs that enable adult learners to achieve their educational and professional goals. From entrepreneurs to CEOs, more than 50,000 Franklin alumni can be found around the world contributing to the communities in which they live and work.

Franklin University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Franklin does not discriminate on the basis of age, religion, race, ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, immigration status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or familial status, disability, or veteran or military status.