Consenting to a Criminal Background Check

All prospective student employees (i.e. hourly, Graduate Assistants, Teacher Assistants, and Doctoral Fellows) must consent to a criminal background check before they are eligible for hire.

Follow these directions to consent to a criminal background check:

  1. Navigate to the Student Services menu. See Student Services Overview for more information.
  2. Click the Consent to Criminal Background Check link.
    Consenting to a Criminal Background Check
  3. The Consent to Background Check page is displayed. Read all the information on the page, including the question regarding criminal conviction and the certification statement.
  4. Answer the question by clicking the Yes or No button.

    Note: If you clicked the Yes button, type an explanation in the Yes, Please explain field.
    Consenting to a Criminal Background Check
  5. Check the Checking this box indicates agreement with the statement box.
    Consenting to a Criminal Background Check
  6. Click the Submit button.
    Consenting to a Criminal Background Check
    Note: A message indicating The Consent has been stored successfully... is displayed.
    Consenting to a Criminal Background Check
  7. When you are finished, click the Student Services tab to return to the Student Services menu.
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