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Work in the Education Abroad Office

Work as a student employee in the Education Abroad office: The Education Abroad Peer Advising Team advises on EA's full portfolio of programs and assists with outreach and presentations. The Marketing & Outreach Intern assists with outreach, marketing, and social media accounts. See the information below:

Education Abroad Peer Advising Team

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Are you enthusiastic about education abroad and interested in gaining experience in the field of international education? If so, apply to be an Education Abroad Peer Advisor!

Position: Education Abroad Peer Advisors advise on EA’s full portfolio of programs, providing general programmatic information on a drop-in basis. The Peer Advisor also guides potential applicants through the education abroad process, including selecting a program, applying, pre-departure preparation, and returning from the program. The Peer Advisor enthusiastically, yet accurately, promotes the concept of education abroad and available CU Boulder approved opportunities. In addition to one-on-one advising, the Peer Advisor supports the day-to-day functions of the office, including special projects, clerical duties, social media, and outreach to groups of prospective applicants and campus visitors. Follow the link below for a more detailed description, including eligibility, hourly requirements, and compensation information.

Applying: We invite you to apply online for a Peer Advisor position during the 2022/23 academic year. After clicking on the link (above), select AY 2022-23 as the term and then any location to proceed. The application deadline will be June 3rd, 2022. Late applications will not be accepted. Once the application is opened, you can re-access it by logging in to your MyCUAbroad portal with your CU login.

Contact: Scott Funk, Lead Education Abroad Advisor: Scott.Funk@colorado.edu.

Marketing & Outreach Intern

Are you outgoing and enthusiastic about education abroad? Do you want to encourage your friends & peers to study abroad? If so, this could be the job for you!

Position: Marketing & Outreach Interns enthusiastically, yet accurately, promote education abroad and CU Boulder Education Abroad (EA) through marketing & outreach efforts. Interns disseminate information on EA’s diverse program offerings, debunk common myths about barriers to education abroad, and promote EA’s current marketing campaigns. Interns present to on-campus classes, residence halls, and students groups to increase participation in education abroad by all members of the CU Boulder student community, including populations underrepresented in education abroad. They also help develop print & electronic marketing materials and oversee EA's Social Media accounts of Instagram, Facebook, and more.

Schedule: The work schedule is typically 5-10 hours a week, but will vary by week. Students must commit to working for a full academic year. Interns will typically start 1-2 weeks before school begins in August.

Applying: Click here to apply for a 2022/23 Marketing and Outreach Intern position! The application deadline is July 29th, 2022. Late applications will not be accepted. Once the application is opened, you can access it by logging in to your MyCUAbroad portal.  

Contact: Angie Chavez-Lopez, Education Abroad Program Manager and Access & Inclusion Coordinator: achavez-lopez@colorado.edu