Student Employment

Discovery Center Summer Welcome Peer Advisors

The Discovery Center and Transfer Center are now hiring peer advisors for Summer Welcome 2024. Our Summer Welcome peer advisors work with new freshmen and transfer students that are exploring their major opportunities at Mizzou. They teach incoming freshmen and transfer students how to use myZou, register for classes, and answer questions about life at Mizzou. if you are knowledgeable about Mizzou and enjoy working with exploring students in a fast-paced environment, apply now!

Preferred qualifications:
  • Proficient with MU technology including myZou, MU Connect, Canvas, and Webmail.
  • Be aware of and respect diversity.
  • Be respectful of your peers, colleagues, and supervisors.
  • Be customer service oriented with problem solving mentality.
  • Be available to work in Columbia, MO this summer.

The Details:

  • Shifts will start May 20th – August 10th: 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm (full schedule will be shared in the interview process. There will be days that you work longer than others and few days that you won’t work at all)
  • Training will be provided at the earliest during the spring semester.
  • The position will pay $15 per hour.
  • Any current or graduating undergraduate student (including spring 2024 graduates) can apply.
  • You must include a current resume with your application. If you need assistance creating or updating a resume, consult the MU Career Center.

If you have any questions, please call (573) 884-9700 between 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. or email

Use this link to complete the application: