Florida International University is classified by Carnegie as a R1: Doctoral Universities - Highest Research Activity and recognized as a Carnegie engaged university. It is a public research university with colleges and schools that offers 196 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs in fields such as engineering, computer science, international relations, architecture, law and medicine. As one of South Florida’s anchor institutions, FIU contributes almost $9 billion each year to the local economy. FIU is Worlds Ahead in finding solutions to the most challenging problems of our time. FIU emphasizes research as a major component of its mission. FIU has awarded more than 220,000 degrees and enrolls more than 54,000 students in two campuses and three centers including FIU Downtown on Brickell, FIU@I-75, and the Miami Beach Urban Studios. FIU’s Medina Aquarius Program houses the Aquarius Reef Base, a unique underwater research facility in the Florida Keys. FIU also supports artistic and cultural engagement through its three museums: Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, the Wolfsonian-FIU, and the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU. FIU is a member of Conference USA and more than 400 student-athletes participating in 18 sports. For more information about FIU, visit http://www.fiu.edu/.
Federal Work Study
Ability to communicate effectively.
Possess a high sense of responsibility and customer service skills.
Knowledge of PC operations and software.
Ability to work well in a team environment.
Who May Apply
Students enrolled at FIU, who have been awarded Federal Work Study as part of their Financial Aid Award package. Student must be enrolled with a minimum of six credit hours in a course of study leading to a degree or a Financial Aid eligible certificate.
Criminal Background Check
This student appointment may be subjected to a pre-employment background check.
Student Background Checks
Background check and fingerprinting is required if the job includes any of the following:
Yes or No
Working directly with and/or residing with minors and/or vulnerable persons
Handling/managing cash, checks, cash transactions, gift cards, debit/credit cards, and/or cash equivalent. N
Information technology (IT) related functions N
Driving on behalf of the university (MVR Check only) N
Those working in the Athletics Department who travel with students to events N
Working within museums, N