In addition to the jobs offered below, check out UCI Student Employment to learn about job opportunities for students both on and off campus. 

Undergraduate Peer Academic Advisor

Are you interested in a position which will allow you to expand your communication skills and assist your fellow students? Are you interested in becoming a Peer Academic Advisor (PAA) for the School of Social Sciences?  The application deadline for Peer Academic Advisors for the 2017-2018 academic year has passed. If you are interested in this job in the future, applications are available at the end of Fall Quarter and due by the end of Week 2 of Winter Quarter. Thank you.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Estela Magaña at


Course Readers

The title Reader is given to a student employed as a "course assistant." Duties normally include grading student papers and exams.  The Reader cannot be given the responsibilities customarily assigned to a graduate Teaching Assistant. Readers may be graduate students as well as qualified undergraduate students.  A 3.0 GPA and a satisfactory academic progress toward graduation are expected for appointment.  Preference is given to Readers who have taken the course.

The time commitment and duties vary widely, according to the needs of the particular course to which the reader may be assigned. Duties and work load can be effected by enrollment levels, type and number of assignments, style of exams, as well as other factors.

Interested? Applications for Reader positions may be submitted 4-6 weeks prior to the beginning of each quarter. Instructions and additional information may be found within the following forms:

  • Reader Application (Applications can be submitted beginning August 28th)
  • Faculty Request

For more information, please contact Helen Morgan by email at  Student reader(s) will be notified of approved hours through email.

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