Affiliate Student Caller

Annual Giving

Grade Minimum - $8.75/ Hr

5 Hours / Week

25 Weeks / Year


This job will provide you with valuable marketing and public relations experience that will enhance your resume and increase your chances of landing a great job upon graduation. Through the Affiliate Phonathon, we personally contact thousands of Union graduates each year. Our purpose is twofold. First, we want to build and strengthen the relationship between alumni and our College. Second, we talk to them about the importance of supporting Union financially so that the College can continue to be a leader in higher education. The Affiliate Phonathon is a critical element to the College’s annual operating and scholarship budgets. It relies on unrestricted donations from alumni to provide the College with the flexibility needed to educate our students in this rapidly changing society. Gifts provide funding for student scholarships and faculty recruitment, as well as programs for student involvement such as terms abroad, and the dozens of clubs and organizations that enhance the lives of our students.

There are opportunities for immediate bonuses based on performance. The Phonathon Center operates throughout the school year Sunday (3:30pm – 6:00pm) and Monday thru Wednesday (6:30-9:00pm) with occasional Thursdays. Schedules are created based on your availability.


Affiliate Phonathon Center employee expectations and requirements: You must have a deep respect and appreciation for Union College, be enthusiastic and reliable, have strong communication skills and polite phone manner, be able to ask people for money with confidence. For Union College Students.


Please apply in person, via fax, U.S. Mail or email:

Human Resources
Req. # T1106
Union College
807 Union Street
Schenectady, NY 12308

Telephone: (518) 388-6108
Fax: (518) 388-6529

Please submit all electronic application materials as a single pdf or doc file.

Union College, founded in 1795, is a highly-selective, independent college of 2,000 undergraduates. Located in the Capital District of New York State, Union is known for its distinctive blend of the liberal arts and technology. Union College offers its full-time employees an exceptional benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, life and disability coverage, a generous retirement plan and tuition remission.

Diversity at Union College

Union College is an equal opportunity employer and strongly committed to student and workforce diversity.

Union College is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s).

Union College’s strategic plan highlights the role of diversity in providing an effective education for the 21st century at the heart of our mission and vision for the College. Diversifying the student body, the faculty, the administration, the staff and the curriculum requires a commitment to honor our mission and advance our goals. Union provides a blend of intellectual, social and cultural opportunities to facilitate the integrated academic, social and personal development of a diverse community. We value and are committed to a host of diverse populations and cultures including, but not limited to, those based on race, religion, ability, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and national origin.