Join the EOP Team

Hiring EOP Peer Staff

If you are interested in supporting educational equity, developing your leadership skills, honing your talents, and working with a fun group of peers and professional staff, then the Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) is the place for you! 

EOP offers holistic support to students who are first-generation and low-income in their transition, persistence, and long-term advancement at UC Davis. Our peer staff can be found leading innovative programs and events and providing holistic advising. The EOP team is committed to sharing resources and advocating on behalf of the EOP community.

Applications

Hiring for the 2024-2025 academic year has begun and the deadline to apply for all positions is 11:59 PM Monday, January 29, 2024.  Click on title for the full job description.

  • Peer Advising Counselor (PAC) (22 open positions): 
    • PAC for Advising: During the academic year, this position meets with EOP students to offer individual peer counseling, refer students to appropriate campus departments, and maintain day-to-day operations at the EOP Center.
      • APPLY to be a PAC for Advising: LINK
    • PAC for Event Planning: During the academic year, this position works on teams to coordinate events focused on supporting the holistic needs of EOP students. 
      • APPLY to be a PAC for Event Planning: LINK
    • During the summer, ALL PACs live in the residence halls and work for the Special Transitional Enrichment Program (STEP) from July 29, 2024 - September 12, 2024.
  • Community Retention Advocate (CRA) (2 open positions): 
    •  Community Retention Advocates (CRAs) develop, coordinate, implement events and services for students from first generation and historically low-income households, sit on campus committees to advocate for EOP students, collaborate with student leaders, and assess the needs of EOP students through informal and formal feedback. This position is eligible for compensation via inclusive stipend for student engagement regardless of citizenship status. 
      • APPLY to be a CRA: LINK
    • CRAs do not work during summer STEP.
  • Graphic Designer (1 open position): 
    • The Graphic Designer is a member of the EOP Communications team and is responsible for creating and updating The Center for the Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) publications and promotional materials. This position is eligible for compensation via inclusive stipend for student engagement regardless of citizenship status. 
      • APPLY to be a Graphic Designer: LINK
    • Graphic Designers do not work during summer STEP.

The deadline to apply for all positions is 11:59 PM Monday, January 29, 2024.