Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Frequently Asked Questions

Arkansas State University transitioned to a new employment system in September 2015.

All new and existing applicants will need to create a new account to apply or access their applications for A-State Jobs. Current employees should use their A-State email when applying.

How do I create an account? Select the position you wish to apply for to create a new account.

How do I apply to a position with Arkansas State University? Go to www.astate.edu/jobs and click on the appropriate employment menu.

How do I save my application if I don't have time to complete it during the same time period? Once you begin the application, you must complete it. There is no option to Save and Finish Later.

How do I know my application submitted? To view your application progress, log into www.astate.edu/jobs. If your application says "On File" it has been received. You will receive a notification if your status changes. 

Where can I submit a resume? You may attach your resume during the application process.

Where can I submit my references? You may attach your reference list during the application process.

How do I make edits to my application? To edit your application, log into your application at www.astate.edu/jobs.

How do I remove myself from a position that I am no longer interested in? You can change the positions you applied for by logging into the system and viewing your My Job Page.  There is a Withdraw button located on each position.

I accidentally withdrew my application, how can I get it reinstated? If you withdraw your application by mistake, you will need to submit your application again for the position.

I forgot my username and/or password. To reset your password, go to the reset webpage