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The Office of Graduate Student Life

Graduate Assistantships and Employment Opportunities

Many offices on campus offer graduate assistantships or fellowships to BC students. While information on assistantships offered by academic departments can be located within the specific disciplines, many administrative providers "post" information on the positions they have available here. Below is a list of any current positions as provided to the Graduate Student Life staff. Students are also encouraged to contact an administrative office not listed here directly to see if any positions are available as not all providers post their positions on this web-site. We now also list off campus opportunities at local area universities for Boston College graduate students as well as other employment opportunities.

As those listings are received, they will be made available here until the provider notifies us that the position is filled. Students are encouraged to check this page regularly for newly added positions. If you have questions regarding specific positions, please contact individual departments or employers.

Current Position(s) Available: Updated 11/03/14 -
all postings are active.

Note: Positions will be posted as they are received from providers. The Office of Graduate Student Life does not accept applications for the positions listed below and inquires should be directed to the providing department.

Babysitting/Nanny & Other Opportunities:

Note to families: we will no longer be accepting postings for sitters or nannies after Friday, September 26, 2014. Current postings will remain active for a two month period from their original posting date before being removed.

If you are interested in babysitting or nannying for local families, part time or full time, please click this link which will direct you to a new page.

To post a position, please email a pdf document of the job description, department/location, contact information, and application procedures to Graduate Assistant, Brandon Cochran at

*Note: Positions will be posted within one week of requests.

*Our site is currently under reconstruction. As we update our software programs, links to some position descriptions under the "Job Description / Application Process" column are temporarily inactive. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Please contact with any further questions.


Paid Positions at Boston College

Office Position Job Description/
Application Process

Compensation Date Posted
Office of Transportation and Parking Graduate Administrative Assistant Click Here

20 hours/week, $9.50-11.50/hr


Thea Bowman AHANA and Intercultural Center Community Building Graduate Student Intern Click Here 10 hours/week, $12/hour 9/2/14
Learning Resources for Student-Athletes Study Monitor Click Here $10.25/hour 9/2/14
Office of Health Promotion Health Education Assistant Click Here (Contact employer) 9/2/14
Instructional Design and eTeaching Services Instructional Designer Click Here 10 hours/week,

Non- Boston College Positions

Institution/Company Position Description/
Application Process
Date Posted
Wolfe Laboratories Multiple Position Openings Click Here
Harvard University
Graduate Academic Technologist Click Here 9/22/14
Bunker Hill Community College
Graduate Assistant Click Here 8/9/14
Urban Improv
Actor/Educator Click Here 6/2/14
AmeriCorps VISTA
Development Coordinator Click Here 6/2/14
AmeriCorps VISTA Incubator Coordinator Click Here 6/2/14
AmeriCorps VISTA Volunteer Coordinator Click Here 6/2/14