The University of Arizona

Student Employment

Join the Arizona Student Unions’ Winning Team

Over 1,000 students work for the Arizona Student Unions each semester, making us the largest student employer on campus. Be part of our diverse winning team and receive hands-on experience, while working in a fun and safe environment. We strive to coach, teach, and mentor all of our students.
Studies prove that students with campus jobs tend to perform better in school, so get involved today! We have several different areas for students to work in, including: Culinary Services, Catering, Operations, Retail, Human Resources, Marketing, Administration, and Event Services.

How to apply for Fall 2019!

  • Check out our FAQ Section for more information.
  • Call Student Human Resources at (520) 626-9205 with any questions
  • NOTE: If you are an incoming freshman, you can only begin working 1 week before the start of school.

We Understand Juggling Work and School

At the Arizona Student Unions, we know that students' first priority is to learn. We understand the stress of midterms and final exams. So we not only teach student employees leadership and time management, we are also very flexible when it comes to working around your class and exam schedule.

We Accept Work Study

Federal Work Study is accepted at the Arizona Student Unions. The Federal Work Study Program provides opportunity to full-time students seeking part-time positions. Students must complete the FAFSA and demonstrate financial need for the respective year to receive Federal Work Study. See if you qualify at:

Check out our Benefits!

  • 50% off meals
  • Flexible hours
  • Competitive wages
  • Meet new friends
  • Work Study accepted
  • Work with other students
  • Convenience (we’re on campus)
  • Opportunity for advancement

Example Student Positions at the Unions:

  • Dining Services Attendant
  • Event Services Assistant
  • Dining Services Cashier
  • Student Office Assistant
  • Student Coordinator
  • Student Accounting
  • Gallery Assistant
  • Notes Specialist
  • And many more!

Good to Know:

  • Bring acceptable documentation as defined here.
  • Are you registered for classes? For “student employment,” you must be registered as a UA student.
  • Know your schedule. Decide when you really have time to work, and stick to it.
  • If you see three papers and a test coming in a few weeks, let your supervisor know as soon as you know, so that you can arrange something in advance, instead of waiting until the last minute!

Other Job Listings

Check out Handshake for job listings at the UA, Tucson, and the US:

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