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By Jack Yu
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Rumor says that Wolfie is one of the highest paying jobs among student employment opportunities on campus. To apply for the position, students have to try out with the Wolfie costume. Once hired, you would be the most popular person on campus, but shhh! Wolfie’s student identities are a secret!
2. Resident Assistant
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The competition for the RA positions have always been intense; however, there is a huge demand for new RA’s. Each year, there is a great number of applications, not only because of the free housing but also because of the good leadership experience!
3. Tour Guide
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Have you ever seen some students dressed in red t-shirts or long sleeve jackets walking a group of high school students around on campus? They are our tour guides!!! The schedules for the tour guides are usually flexible. You’re boss only calls whenever there’s a need for a tour.
4. Teaching Assistant
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With this job position, you don’t get directly paid; however, you earn 3 credits without paying for it. To get the TA position, you need to talk to a professor you know well and ask if there are any teaching assistant positions available.
5. Undergraduate Student Government
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This is one of the most popular positions on campus. Everyone has heard of USG at Stony Brook. Every semester, those flyers adorn the SAC windows, bus stops or residence halls. The Undergraduate Student Government mainly represents the interests and concerns of the 16,000+ undergraduate students at Stony Brook University.
6. Food Service Worker
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Most people complain about the tough time they have as a food service worker. However, it is a good job to start your career on campus. You gain skills like dealing with customers and organizing the work. The most importantly, you are more likely to get free meals every day that are not included in your salary.