Student employment opportunities

EOP Peer Leader Summer 2020 – Peer Leader Position Announcement

The Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) is currently accepting applications for those students interested in pursuing a Peer Leader position for the 2020 EOP Summer Program.  Applications are due on Friday, January 31, 2020.  

Typically, the EOP Peer Leader position has a work commitment of 4 - 5 weeks during the summer (typically the last week of June and the full month of July). There are mandatory training sessions on Fridays from 3:00pm-4:00pm between March 27 and May 1, 2020. 

Peer Leader Position Application Instructions 

Click onto the link for the job description:

Job Description

Click onto the link for the application form:

Application Form

Submit a resume, cover letter and two letters of recommendation to our office (Penfield Library Room 118) or via email to by Friday, January 31, 2020.  Files must be complete to be considered.

  • Resume - Your resume should include your employment history and leadership roles on campus and in the community.  Additionally, you should identify courses taken in your major.  If you are an undeclared student, you should identify your coursework in general.
  • Cover Letter - Your cover letter should address your interest in an EOP Peer Leader position and include what you identify as your academic and leadership strengths, your knowledge of and any experience with the EOP program and your engagement in the college overall.  Lastly, you should address what you hope to learn as a result of the experience.
  • Recommendations - Two letters required.  Recommenders may not include members of the EOP staff (APC's or the Director). One letter should be from a previous or current employer (if possible).  To complete the recommendation, click onto the link: PDF icon Recommendation Link

For more information contact the EOP office at 315-312-3094 or contact an Academic Planning Counselor (APC).