Academic Support Assistant

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Office of The President
Undergraduate Education-Morgan Academic Center
Full/Part Time:


The Morgan Academic Center at Penn State University is accepting applications for two positions of Academic Support Assistant (ASA). These positions, designed to provide an opportunity for a post-baccalaureate individual to gain experience in the field of academic support for student-athletes, are twelve-month commitments with opportunities for renewal. These positions are limited to a maximum of (25) hours per week, which includes regular daytime, evening, and weekend hours. Responsibilities include assisting football academic support staff with monitoring individual student-athlete academic progress and attendance, facilitating and monitoring a study hall program, serving as a teaching assistant for the student-athlete first-year seminar course, and assisting full-time academic support staff with other duties as needed. Applicants must possess a bachelor’s degree or above, demonstrate strong communication skills, organizational skills, professionalism, and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. Experience in a Division I athletic-academic support environment is preferred, as well as, an interest in pursuing graduate level studies. To be considered for this position, application materials must be submitted online. Application materials will be accepted on an ongoing basis.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088