Preston Residential College is seeking a highly motivated, energetic, and dedicated
student to serve as our 2023 Summer Intern. Applicants must be pre-enrolled for a
minimum of six (6) credit hours at the University of South Carolina- Columbia Campus
for Fall 2023 and in good academic standing. In this role, the candidate will be responsible
for serving as the main contact for prospective students and parents during the summer
months (May – August). The candidate will also provide tours and answer questions
that future Gamecocks have regarding the community. In addition, the candidate will
be responsible for administrative tasks assigned by the Senior Assistant Principal.
Position Duities & Responsibilities
Assist with recruitment events / operations that take place during the summer months.
Serve as a liaison for incoming first year students and provide knowledge regarding
Provide tours of the community to prospective students and families.
Assisting in administrative duties to include but not limited to answering phone calls,
filing and mail pickup.
Attend staff meetings on a regular basis as directed.
Other duties as assigned by the Faculty Principal.
Available to work up to 37.5 hours a week during the summer months (May – August).
Strong oral and written communication skills.
A strong attention to detail and organization.
Must be in good academic standing and pre-enrolled for Fall 2023.
Undergraduate student that has previously lived in the Preston Residential Community.
In order to be considered for this position, applicants must complete the supplemental
application via Handshake.
Anticipated Work Hours
Standard operating hours are from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday. Schedule must
be flexible to meet the needs of the department.