Student Employment Handbook

Sample Appointment Letter

September 15, 2014

Dear Nathan Needajob:

I am pleased to inform you that you have been selected for the Language Department’s Desk Clerk position.  Your starting pay will be $7.50 an hour and you will be reporting to Dr. Angela French, Director of the Language Department.  Based on your class schedule, we would like you to report to work on Tuesday, October 7 at 9:00 am for your initial training and orientation.  You should report to the Language Department in 404 Bigg Hall.

I have enclosed information regarding our department as well as a job description for your review.  We will discuss this information in more depth when you begin your work assignment.  Please contact me at ext. 5555 should you have any questions at this time.  We are very excited to have you on board with our organization and look forward to seeing you on the 7th.  Best of luck for the coming school year!



Barbara English




Sample Rejection Letter

January 20, 2000

Dear Randy Rejected:

We have completed our interview process for the position of Store Cashier and have decided to hire another candidate for the job.  We thank you for taking the time to interview with us and appreciate your interest in our organization.

If you are still looking for employment, I encourage you to contact Career Services at 227-2800 or to visit their website at to view current openings.  The Career Services staff may also be able to assist you with your job search process.  I wish you the best of luck.



Bill Badnews
Supervisor, Stop and Shop