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Office of Career Services

Apply for a Non Work Study Job

  1. PatriotJobs
  2. Getting the Job
  3. New Student Employee Orientation
  4. Payroll


All on campus jobs are posted in PatriotJobs. To view and apply for these jobs, students must:

  1. Register for a new account or log into PatriotJobs

    • After completing the registration form, you will receive an email with your password. If you do not receive the email within 1 hour, please contact Career Services: or 903.565.5862.

    • Once you receive the email, you must log into your account and complete your profile before you can view job postings.

  2. Career Services must review and approve your resume before you can apply for jobs

    • Upload or create a resume (using the Resume & Cover Letter Builder).
    • Resume tips.

  3. Follow these directions to search and apply for on campus positions:
    • Go to the Jobs & Internships/Externships tab, and then select Jobs Targeted at UT Tyler Students/Alumni
    • Search by Position Type
    • Part Time On Campus (work study) or Part Time On Campus (non work study)
      • Follow the "How to Apply" instructions in the job posting.

Getting the Job

  • The hiring department will review your resume, select which students to interview and make the hiring decision.
  • Please contact the hiring department with questions about the position.
  • Interview tips.
  • Receiving work study award offer is not required for students to work on campus.
  • Receiving work study award offer does not guarantee on campus employment.

New Student Employee Orientation

New Student Employee Orientation reviews the student rights and responsibilities as an employee of The University of Texas at Tyler and the State of Texas. HR documents will be completed and high assurance IDs will be issued at this time.

  1. New student employees must attend a New Student Employee Orientation within the first 30 days of employment.

    • For the Fall 2011 semester - All student employees must attend, including students who have previously worked on campus.

    • Your supervisor will verify that you have attended.

  2. You must register to attend New Student Orientation through PatriotJobs.

  3. You are required to bring the following items to New Student Employee Orientation:

    • A copy of your HRMS appointment that has been approved by the budget authority. Your supervisor can print this out for you.

    • One of the following choices

      • Your passport

      • Your state issued ID or Driver’s License AND Social Security Card (Readable copies will be accepted.)

      • Your state issued ID or Driver’s License AND Birth Certificate (Readable copies will be accepted.)

      • International students must bring their visa. 

    • Direct Deposit
      • If the you would like to have their paycheck direct deposited, then you will need to bring:

        •  a deposit slip and voided check, OR

        • an official letter from their bank on the bank's letterhead with the routing number and bank account.
  • Timesheets must be completed according to the payroll schedule found here

  • Payroll questions should be directed to your supervisor.