Student Support Services Program Specialist

As Oregon’s best regional, rural institution of higher education, Eastern Oregon University offers a top-notch liberal arts education to over 3500 on-campus and online students.  Perfectly located in NE Oregon in the incredibly beautiful, high-elevation Grande Ronde Valley surrounded by the majestic and historic Blue Mountains, EOU provides it students and employees a high-quality life of close friends and family, exciting outside recreation, authentic rural-America values, and uncrowded, unpolluted daily living.

EOU’s four Colleges (Arts, Humanities and Social Studies; Science, Technology, Mathematics and Health Sciences; Business; and Education) offer over bachelors and masters degrees in dozens of academic disciplines. EOU provides a generous package of public Oregon employee paid time-off, healthcare, tuition subsidy, and retirement benefits, and competitive salaries.

The SSS Program Specialist serves as the central reception and information point for Student Support Services (SSS)/ TRiO. The Program Specialist is responsible for the day-to-day operations and procedures of the project, especially the record-keeping component. The Program Specialist provides student services including giving computerized assessments to new students, planning and arranging cultural activities, and advising students. This individual is also responsible for creating and submitting budgetary and other reports to the Director.