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First Year Programs

Desired Skills and Abilities

  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Highly organized and detail oriented
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products
  • Comfortable troubleshooting technology (computers, projectors, sound, etc.)
  • Knowledge of, or an aptitude and willingness to learn about, a wide variety of UW student resources and services
  • Comfortable working with a diverse population both in groups and individually
  • Desire to develop professionally
  • Ability to take initiative to solve problems
  • Ability to receive constructive feedback
  • Comfortable working independently
  • Experience with administrative support tasks preferred
  • Ability to lift 20lbs