Become a Student leader for the Department of Residence Life in University Housing

The Department of Residence Life in University Housing is seeking student leaders for 2018-2019. All of the Program Assistant positions give students great leadership experience while giving students the opportunity to bring your passions, to the job. If you like large scale event planning, have been a part of a Learning Community, value academics and inclusion, or even plan to be a House Fellow one day, these jobs would be perfect for you to gain skills and experiences to help you. These positions are flexible for student schedules and are open to any and all majors. You can find more about each of the positions on our website and other University Housing jobs here:

Current Openings: APPLY TODAY

  • Residence Life Program Assistants (All Residence Halls)
  • Academics & Inclusion Program Assistants (Center for Cultural Enrichment – CCE in Witte Hall)
  • Learning Community Program Assistants (Specific to the location of the LC)
  • Several other jobs have also been posted if Programming not your interest!

Application Deadline: March 23, 2018

Job Opportunity

The Tommy G Thompson Center for Public Leadership is hosting a bipartisan Criminal Justice Reform conference April 26th and 27th at the Monona Terrace and need students help! The center is looking for Political Science students who would like to help manage the registration table, check in, hand outpackets/information and answer questions as needed. The conference will include a wide variety of bipartisan guest speakers and academics to lead panels as wel as esteemed individuals and policy makers. 

The pay is $12.00/hour, and the time slots are as follows:

  • 8-11 (4 people)
  • 11-3 (2 people)
  • 3-6:45 (3 people)

If you’re interested and would like more information click here. If you want to sign up for a time slot send an email to Olivia .

The Morgridge Center for Public Service is Now Hiring

Looking for an on-campus, paid internship starting next fall? The Morgridge Center for Public Service is hiring the following positions for the 2018-19 academic year:

  • Badger Volunteers Community Development Intern
  • Badger Volunteers Educational Programming Intern
  • Badger Volunteers Media Intern
  • Community-Based Learning Intern
  • Marketing and Communications Intern
  • Operations Intern
  • Peer Advising Intern
  • Social Media Intern
  • Special Events Intern
  • Transportation Intern

Internships require a commitment of 10 hours per week and pay $10.25 per hour. The deadline for all applications is March 18.

Breaking into Careers & Internships in Politics and Policy

From 12-1pm we will host a Coffee Chat (an informal discussion with a topic) with Marie Koko from SuccessWorks & David Wright-Racette from theLaFollette School of Public Affairs about Breaking into Careers & Internships in Politics and Policy.  Are you curious about interning at the capitol here or in Washington DC?  Have you heard the term “think tank” are really unclear about what that is or what one does there?  Have you said to someone “I want to work in policy!” but not been able to articulate exactly what that means or where you might do that?  If so, JOIN US! This is an informal chat (no power point!) and you are welcome to bring your lunch.

Career Exploration Center Peer Position

Career Exploration Center
The Career Exploration Center (CEC) is looking to hire multiple students for their CEC Office Peer positions! This is a great opportunity for students to develop their professional skills while having the convenience of a flexible schedule that works around their classes.

  • 5 – 12 hours per week at $10.50/hr, Monday – Friday
  • Application deadline is Thursday, March 1 at 4:30pm

  • For more information, including application instructions, visit

    Writing Fellow Opportunity

    Writing Fellows are undergraduate students who support a small group of students in their writing, give feedback, and conduct one-to-one conferences. Fellows receive a scholarship every semester. They also get the chance to do original research and receive professional development in writing across the curriculum. The Program welcomes applicants from all majors, diverse backgrounds, and all intersecting identities.

    I have also attached a poster with upcoming information session dates and the application deadline. You can find more information on our program website.

    Employer Mock Interviews for Nonprofit/Government and Business Jobs

    SuccessWorks is scheduling mock interviews for students to practice, gather professional feedback, and build confidence. The interview is 30 minutes and one-on-one with an industry-specific recruiter or hiring manager. After the mock interview, the interviewer will spend around 5-10 minutes providing feedback to help the interviewee prepare for the real deal. Click here to make an appointment.

    Center for the First-Year Experience (CFYE) Job Opportunity

    CFYE is currently hiring multiple students for two positions, full details of the positions can be viewed on the employment page.

    1. Undergraduate teaching fellows for Fall 2018: 4-6 hours per week at $10.50/hour. Must have full-time student status for the current academic year and the following fall 2018 semester.
    2. Peer facilitators for the Our Wisconsin inclusion program: Hours vary depending on the time of year, $12/hour. Must have full-time student status for the current academic year and the following 2018-19 year.

    Applications are open from now until March 1, 2018. Please be prepared to upload a resume when you fill out the job application.

    Brennan Center NY Job Opportunities

    The Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law is a nonpartisan law and policy institute that seeks to improve our systems of democracy and justice. They work to hold our political institutions and laws accountable to the twin American ideals of democracy and equal justice for all. The Center’s work ranges from voting rights to campaign finance reform, from ending mass incarceration to preserving Constitutional protection in the fight against terrorism. Part think tank, part advocacy group, part cutting-edge communications hub, the start with rigorous research. They craft innovative policies. And they fight for them — in Congress and the states, the courts, and in the court of public opinion.Check out their job opportunities, here