Student Employment

Student Workers during Orientation

Student Workers during Orientation

Student employment is a rewarding way to earn extra money while developing valuable work skills, making new friends, and working around a class schedule. Research shows that students who work on campus at least ten to fifteen hours per week have higher success and graduation rates than those students who do not work on campus. At IAIA where community is valued, hiring a student promotes a sense of belonging for the student and helps the student develop career skills.

All currently enrolled students are eligible to apply. Qualifications are listed in each job position.

5-Step Student Application Process

  1. Print the IAIA Student Employment Application or obtain it from Internship and Career Director in the Student Success Center (SSC).
  2. Take application to Financial Aid Director to verify eligibility.
  3. Contact the hiring department listed in the job description and set up an interview. Student may interview for more than one position.
  4. Upon offer of the position, have the Supervisor sign the application.
  5. Take application to Human Resources in the Lloyd Kiva New Welcome Center to complete I-9 and W-4 documents. Human Resources will accept new hire paperwork Monday through Friday from 8 am–4 pm. Please contact Human Resources at (505) 424-2329 for a complete list of acceptable Proof of Identity and Proof of Work Eligibility documents.

Important Note: Student may begin work only after Step 5 is completed.

Student Employment Timeline

Aug. 16Department job descriptions due to Internship and Career Director, SSC
Aug. 20Job descriptions available for viewing
Aug. 20Students may begin applying for work-study positions

Student Positions (Non Work-Study)

Current IAIA Students can apply for the positions listed here. Fill out the IAIA Employment Application and for questions, please contact Human Resources at for all Non Work-Study positions.

Student Success Center Orientation LeaderOpen11
MFA in Creative Writing Student AssistantClosed45

Student Positions (Work-Study)

MFA in Creative Writing Student Administrative AssistantOpen97
Indigenous Liberal Studies MentorOpen98
Performing Arst Student SupportOpen143
Studio Arts Printmaking MonitorClosed57
Cinematic Arts and Technology Digital Dome AssistantClosed95
Creative Writing Studio MonitorClosed75
Ethnobotany Lab and Sustainability AssistantClosed60
Facilities AssistantClosed126
Financial Services Accounting ClerkClosed74
Fine Arts 3D Studio MonitorClosed56
Fine Arts Photography Studio MonitorClosed55
Fine Arts Sculpture Shop MonitorClosed55
Studio Arts Painting and Drawing Studio AssistantClosed102
Indigenous Liberal Studies Research AssistantClosed69
Information Technology Student WorkerClosed65
Academic Technology Tech TutorClosed71
Academics Fitness Center AttendantClosed97
Library AideClosed94
Marketing Website AssistantClosed48
Museum Studies Art History Teaching AssistantClosed69
Museum Studies Artist in Residence AssistantClosed69
Office of Admissions and Recruitment AssistantClosed54
Studio Arts Fab Lab MonitorClosed57
Performing Arts Student TechnicianClosed54
Student Accounts and Financial Aid Student Success AssistantClosed73
Student Activities AssistantClosed122
Student Success Center Retention Programs AssistantClosed73
Studio Arts Ceramic Studio MonitorClosed64
Institutional Advancement Office AssistantClosed55
Land Grant Research AssistantClosed68
Academic Technology Media Checkout AssistantClosed94
Balzer Contemporary Edge Gallery AssistantClosed76
Academic Technology Academic Tech AssistantClosed78
Office of the President Office AssistantClosed45
Campus Bookstore ClerkClosed105
Land Grant AssistantClosed83
Karen Gomez

Karen Gomez

(Laguna Pueblo)

Internship and Career Director
Student Success Center
P (505) 424-2319

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