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Student employment

Auxiliary Services is an independent not-for-profit corporation located on the SUNY Oswego campus. Our goal is to provide quality ancillary services to the college community. We are a progressive, student-oriented operation, employing over 750 student employees.

Who qualifies for student employment?
Any student who maintains full time status (12 credit hours undergraduate, 9 credit hours graduate) is eligible for employment with Auxiliary Services.

What types of jobs are available?
Students are employed in: Dining Centers, Cash Operations, Catering, The College Stores, Accounting and Administration.

Are there any benefits?
YES. Besides wages and valuable work experience, there are also the advantages of convenient campus locations and work schedules compatible with your classes. Student employees are covered by workers' compensation, disability and unemployment insurance. Direct deposit is available. Also, depending on the location and number of hours worked, employees in Dining Services are entitled to meals and/or snacks and employees at the College Store, and its affiliates and the Accounting & Administration office are entitled to a discount at the College Store.

How do I apply?
Any student seeking employment with Auxiliary Services must submit a completed application directly to the location(s) they are interested in working. PDF iconstudentapplication.pdf (PDF).  

PLEASE NOTE:  Due to the large volume of applications submitted, we are unable to provide status information via phone or email.  Students checking on the status of their application need to follow up in person at the location(s)
Student application map.

Locations are as follows:

Residential Dining Services
Apply directly at these locations:

  • Lakeside Dining Center 
  • Cooper Dining Center
  • Littlepage Dining Center
  • Mackin Dining Center
  • Pathfinder Dining Center
  • ID & Dining - 503 Culkin Hall

Cash Operations and Catering
Apply at the Campus Center Food Court for the following operations:

  • Palates
  • Crossroads
  • Cutting Board
  • Laker Express Market
  • FANS Smoothies

Apply at Lake Effect Cafe for the following operations.  Ask to speak to the manager on duty for the following location(s):

  • Ontario Bagel Co.
  • Lake Effect Cafe
  • Fusion Cafe
  • Wall St. Market
  • Glimmerglass Bistro

Apply at the Catering Office- located at 230 Hewitt Union, upper level- for the following locations:

  • Catering
  • Concessions/Power Play Cafe
  • Hewitt - kitchen

College Stores
Apply directly at the Marano Campus Center Store for the following locations:

  • Hewitt: Artville and Bookland
  • Marano Campus Center: Marano Campus Center Store and Copy Center

Accounting and Administration
Apply directly to:

  • Auxiliary Services Accounting Office, 506 Culkin Hall


 If you have any questions pertaining to student employment with Auxiliary Services, please call 315.312.3669, email the Student Payroll Coordinator at or stop in room 506 Culkin Hall.