Information Technology Division
Computing & Communications Center

Student Application

Be sure to complete all fields marked with an asterisk (*) - these are required! Incomplete applications will not be processed!

IMPORTANT NOTE: This application should be used by all students to apply for positions during the 2013-2014 academic year.

Part I: Contact Information
Full Name*:
WPI E-mail*:
WPI Box:
Class*
Major(s)*
Do you have Federal Workstudy Funding for this year?*: Yes No
I am applying for the following position(s):* Helpdesk Specialist
Check out the descriptions for these positions on the WPI IT Workstudy Web site.
Local Address*:
(res. hall/apt.)
Local Phone (Cell or Extention)*:
Home Address*:
(permanent)
Home Phone*
Part II: Skills
For the questions in Part II, please check the boxes for those items that you have used somewhat extensively. (Be honest - we need to know what you know, not what you think you know or could figure out!)
E-mail Usage*: Exchange (Outlook and Outlook Web Access)
UNIX via IMAP (SquirrelMail, Pine)
Other:
Operating Systems*: Windows 8
Windows 7
Vista/XP
UNIX/Linux
Mac OS X
Other:
Software Knowledge*: Microsoft Word
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft PowerPoint
Microsoft Outlook
Microsoft Exchange
Other:
Part III: Tell Us More!
Previous Non-Work Experience*: Please describe some of your previous non-work experience. What were your tasks and responsibilities?
Computer Equipment & Hardware Used*: Please describe what types of computer equipment you have experience with. What is your personal preference? Have you built your own or repaired computers?
IT Acronym*:
this question is not required if you are interested only in being a Lab Monitor or Office Assistant
Choose an IT Acronym and explain its meaning as if you were talking to a non-technical person.
Essay Question*:
this question is not required if you are interested only in being a Lab Monitor or Office Assistant
You awake to a loud bang in your kitchen. You go to the kitchen to find an alien rumbling through your cabinets. It is hungry. Explain to it how to make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich.
Activities, Interests, Hobbies: Please list for us any organizations you participate in on campus, such as sports teams, clubs, fraternities/sororities, as well as any hobbies or interests you have. Help us get to know you!
Other Comments: Is there anything else about you we should know? Classes you've taken at WPI? Tell us here...
Part IV: Work Experience
Former Employer 1
Dates:
Employer:
Position:
Former Employer 2
Dates:
Employer:
Position:
Former Employer 3
Dates:
Employer:
Position:
WPI IT Experience
Indicate if you have any prior WPI IT experience: WPI IT Helpdesk
WPI IT Shop
WPI Lab Monitor
Part V: References
Reference 1
Name:
Phone or E-mail:
Relationship:
Reference 2
Name:
Phone or E-mail:
Relationship:
Reference 3
Name:
Phone or E-mail:
Relationship:
Part VI: Send it in!
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