How to Apply for Part-time Faculty Positions

If you have not reviewed the required qualifications for these positions, please do so at

Please read and understand all of these instructions before beginning the application process or clicking on either of the links found at the bottom of this page. You may want to print or copy these instructions for your reference during the application process.

Step 1 - Required Documents

Prepare the following documents to be uploaded during the application process. We prefer that you scan and upload them as separate PDFs, though MS Word documents are also acceptable.

  • Letter of interest
  • Current resume
  • Current State of Utah Professional Educator License identifying endorsement certifications

Step 2 - Login

To begin the application process, you must click on one of the two links found at the bottom of this page.

  1. Click "Create BYU Net ID" if you have not created a BYU Net ID (user name) and password, or you have forgotten this information
  2. Click "Apply Now" if you are a returning user and have already created a BYU Net ID and password for a past application, or you have previously been an employee or student of Brigham Young University

If you have difficulties logging in, please call our technical support at 801-422-4000.

Step 3 - Update Email

Once you have successfully logged into the system, you will be transferred to the BYU Independent Study Faculty Center. First, make sure that the email address on your application/BYU Net ID account is up to date because this is how we will contact you regarding your application. To check and/or update your email, click on the icon in the upper left corner that says "Update Personal Contact Information."

Step 4 - Select a Position to Apply For

After updating your email, backup to the BYU Independent Study Faculty Center and click on the icon in the upper left corner that says "Apply for a Job/View Job Postings." You will be taken to the "Careers" homepage where you will see a list of all potential positions. You may apply for as many positions as you would like, but you will not be considered for a position unless you have the proper endorsements. To apply for a position, click the title of the position and then click "Apply" at the bottom of the page.

Step 5 - Fill Out Appplication

Follow the instructions and fill out the application, making sure that all required information is completed. You must click "Submit" at the end of the application before it will be reviewed.

Step 6 - Watch Your Email

When a position becomes available, your application will be reviewed and a BYU Independent Study representative will contact you by email if you are selected for an interview.