Current Openings

You must be properly enrolled at the University of Richmond to apply. Generally this is enrolled at least 1/2 time (1.75 units or 6 credit hours) and seeking a degree. More information on this is located in our Student Employee Handbook.

Before you can legally begin your first UR job, pre-employment paperwork must be completed in the Financial Aid Office.

During the academic school year, students are exempt from Social Security & Medicare Taxes (FICA).  Federal and State income taxes may still be withheld.

To apply for any positions below, the application can be found under the Apply tab, above.

Last Updated April 24, 2015

Please pick whether you are FWS or UWP and the applicable semester using the filter below:

Sustainability Programs InternFederal Work Study (FWS); University Work Program (UWP)SustainabilityFall 2015
Contact

Send application to:

Rob Andrejewski
randerje@richmond.edu
287-1268

Pay Rate

$8.85/hour

Department
Sustainability
Sustainability Climate Action Planning InternFederal Work Study (FWS); University Work Program (UWP)SustainabilityFall 2015
Contact

Send application to:

Rob Andrejewski
randerje@richmond.edu
287-1268

Pay Rate

$8.85/hour

Department
Sustainability
Sustainability Eco-Rep Program CoordinatorFederal Work Study (FWS); University Work Program (UWP)SustainabilityFall 2015
Contact

Send application to:

Rob Andrejewski
randerje@richmond.edu
287-1268

Pay Rate

$8.85/hour

Department
Sustainability
Sustainability Food Justice and Sustainability Initiative AssociateUniversity Work Program (UWP)SustainabilitySummer 2015
Description

Full job description (PDF)

Summer position which continues into the fall.

Contact

Send application to:

Rob Andrejewski
randerje@richmond.edu
287-1268

Pay Rate

$8.85/hour (plus $2.60/hr for hour worked 4/26/15 through 8/15/15)

Department
Sustainability
Sustainability Communication InternFederal Work Study (FWS); University Work Program (UWP)SustainabilityFall 2015
Contact

Send application to:

Rob Andrejewski
randerje@richmond.edu
287-1268

Pay Rate

$8.85/hour

Department
Sustainability
Registrar Student Reception/Clerical AssistantUniversity Work Program (UWP)Registrar's OfficeSummer 2015
Description

Full job description (PDF)

This position is for the summer only and begins the week of May 11.  10 - 15 hours per week.

Contact

Send application to:

Stephanie Chavous
registrar@richmond.edu
289-8283

Deadline to apply is April 29th.

Pay Rate

$7.85/hour (plus $2.60/hr for hour worked 4/26/15 through 8/15/15)

International Education Student AssistantFederal Work Study (FWS); University Work Program (UWP)International EducationFall 2015
Contact

Send application, cover letter and resume to:

Diana Trinh
dtrinh@richmond.edu
484-1458

Pay Rate

$7.85/hour

Common Ground Public Relations and Social Media AssistantFederal Work Study (FWS); University Work Program (UWP)Common GroundFall 2015
Contact

Send application to:

Lisa Miles
lmiles@richmond.edu
484-1655

Pay Rate

$8.35/hour

Department
Common Ground
OACS Employer Relations AssistantUniversity Work Program (UWP); Federal Work Study (FWS)Office of Alumni & Career Services (OACS)Fall 2015
Department
Office of Alumni & Career Services (OACS)
Contact

Send UR Student Application, resume and cover letter explaining your interest in the position to:

Sarah Kuhn
skuhn@richmond.edu
289-8139

Deadline to apply is May 8, 2015.

Pay Rate

$7.85/hour

Parking Services Student AssistantFederal Work Study (FWS); University Work Program (UWP)Parking ServicesFall 2015
Contact

Send application to:

Natalia Green
ngreen@richmond.edu
289-8703

Pay Rate
$7.85/hour
OACS Project Manager AssistantUniversity Work Program (UWP); Federal Work Study (FWS)Office of Alumni & Career Services (OACS) Fall 2015
Department

Office of Alumni & Career Services (OACS)

Contact

Send UR Student Application, resume, brief essay of why they are interested in this position and cover letter to:

Kirsten Petrocelli
kirsten.petrocelli@richmond.edu
804-289-8656

Pay Rate

$7.85/hour

Athletics Student VideographerUniversity Work Program (UWP)Athletics Video CenterSpring 2015; Fall 2015
Contact

Send application to:

Tony Palmieri
tpalmier@richmond.edu
287-6569

Pay Rate

$7.85/hour

Department
Athletics Video Center
Phonathon CallerUniversity Work Program (UWP)Advancement - PhonathonSummer 2015
Description

Full job description (PDF)

This job offers a great way to network with alumni while giving back to Richmond.
Note: This is not a Federal Work Study student position.

This position is available through May 31, 2015, with the option to return for the Fall 2015 semester. The phonathon center is not open during the months of June and July.

Contact

Submit Phonathon Specific Application to:

Katie Bell
(804) 289-8686
katie.bell@richmond.edu

Department

Advancement - Phonathon

Pay Rate

$8.85/hour (plus a summer bump-up of $2.00-3.00/hour for hours worked April 26, 2015 through August 15, 2015.  This amount has not yet been determined.  Summer 2014 bump-up amount was $2.60)


 

University Communications WriterFederal Work Study (FWS); University Work Program (UWP)Advancement-University CommunicationsFall 2015
Contact

To apply, send a

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Three writing samples (no more than 500 words each) to:

Matt Dewald
mdewald@richmond.edu
289-8059

Application deadline is April 17th.

Pay Rate

$8.85/hour

Department
Advancement-University Communications
Alumni Reunion Student Ambassador/RAUniversity Work Program (UWP)Office of Alumni and Career Services (OACS)Summer 2015
Description

Full job description (PDF)

Student must commit to work one weekend, Thursday, May 28 at 12 noon through Sunday, May 31 at 2 p.m., attending RSA training on Thursday, May 28 and attending the RSA wrap-up meeting on Sunday, May 31.

Contact

Bonnie Graham
bgraham@richmond.edu
289-8656

The Office of Alumni and Career Services invites students interested in being a Reunion Student Ambassador RA to apply via SpiderConnect!

Pay Rate

$7.85/hour (plus a summer bump-up of $2.00-3.00/hour for hours worked April 26, 2015 through August 15, 2015.  This amount has not yet been determined.  Summer 2014 bump-up amount was $2.60)

plus room & board for the 4 days if you perform RA duties.

Summer Catering Banquet ServerUniversity Work Program (UWP)CateringSpring 2015; Summer 2015
Description

OC Student Banquet Server job description (PDF)

PT Student Banquet Server job description (PDF)

Now Hiring for May Term and Summer Positions

All applicants must be available to work the weekend of May 29th – May 31st - Reunion Weekend
            (Daytime and evening shifts)
            Friday, May 29th
            Saturday, May 30th
            Sunday, May 31st

Contact

Send application to:

Zach Henderson
zhenders@richmond.edu
484-1443

Pay Rate

$7.85-$9.95/hour (plus bump-up of between $2.00-3.00/hour for hours worked April 26, 2015 through August 15, 2015). The bump-up has not yet been set for summer.

Student DocentUniversity Work Program (UWP); Federal Work Study (FWS)University MuseumsFall 2015
Contact

Submit the Student Employment Application and the following questions to:

Martha Wright
289-8237
mwright3@richmond.edu


QUESTIONS:  please answer the following questions within 3-5 sentences.

What about this job description enticed you to apply?


Define your public speaking style.

Do you feel comfortable talking to different groups of varying ages and sizes? Are there groups
you do not feel comfortable with (ex: large group of K12, college students, senior citizens…)?

Give us an example of when you had to correct behavior of a public person/friend/customer, and
how did you handle that situation?

Department

University Museums

Pay Rate
$7.85/hour
Visitor Services & Museum AttendantUniversity Work Program (UWP); Federal Work Study (FWS)University MuseumsFall 2015
Contact

Submit the Student Employment Application and the following questions to:

Martha Wright
289-8237
mwright3@richmond.edu

QUESTIONS:  please answer the following questions within 3-5 sentences.

Were you referred to the University Museums? If so, who referred you and what about their
description enticed you to apply?

What about the Museums and exhibitions are you most curious to learn about?

What customer services experience do you have?

Give us an example of when you had to correct behavior of a customer or friend, and how did you
handle that situation?

Department

University Museums

Pay Rate
$7.85/hour
Admissions Senior Interns - Assistant and Associate LevelsUniversity Work Program (UWP); Federal Work StudyAdmissionsFall 2015
Description

Admissions Assistant Senior Intern- Level II

Admissions Associate Senior Intern - Level III

Position Levels are based on Admissions prior experience.

Department

Office of Admission

Contact

Send application to:

Christin Suthard
christin.suthard@richmond.edu
289-8033

Pay Rate

$8.35/hour or $8.85/hour

Cellar CookUniversity Work Program (UWP); Federal Work Study (FWS)The CellarSpring 2015
Description

The Cellar still has shifts available for Spring on Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. Great pay, fun place to work, good experience, & a free meal for each shift worked!

Cooks - Looking for a few cooks & floater cooks.
Cook shifts start at 4 PM/PROMPTLY! 


Contact

Send all applications to bbinns@richmond.edu AND mcomstoc@richmond.edu

Pay Rate
Cooks - $10.40/hour
Common Ground LGBTQ Support AssistantUniversity Work Program (UWP)Common GroundFall 2015
Contact

Send application via e-mail to:

Tawyana Athey
(804) 484-1652
tathey@richmond.edu

Pay Rate
$8.35/hour
Common Ground LGBTQ Program AssistantUniversity Work Program (UWP)Common GroundFall 2015
Contact

Send application via e-mail to:

Tawyana Athey
(804) 484-1652
tathey@richmond.edu

Pay Rate
$8.85/hour
ECSS Camps AssistantUniversity Work Program (UWP)Events Conferences & Support ServicesSummer 2015
Department

Events Conferences & Support Services

Contact

Send application to:

Kate Sirc
ksirc@richmond.edu
484-1639

Pay Rate

$8.85/hour (+$2.00-3.00/hr summer bump up 4/26/15 through 8/15/15). The 2015 summer bump up amount has not yet been determined.

Athletics Football Athletic Training AideUniversity Work Program (UWP); Federal Work Study (FWS)Athletics-Sports MedicineSpring 2015
Department

Athletics-Sports Medicine

Contact

Send application to:

Molly Sutherland
msutherl@richmond.edu
287-6476

Pay Rate

$7.85/hr

CCE Student CoordinatorFederal Work Study (FWS)Center for Civic EngagementSpring 2015
Contact

Send application to:

Heather Ashton
hashton@richmond.edu
(804) 484-1630

Pay Rate
$8.85/hour
Department
Center for Civic Engagement
CCE Community PartnerFederal Work Study (FWS)Center for Civic EngagementSpring 2015
Description

Full Job Description

You must have a Federal Work Study (FWS) award to apply.

It is required to Choose and Register with a Community Partner to apply.

Department

Center for Civic Engagement

Contact

Send application to:

Heather Ashton
hashton@richmond.edu
(804) 484-1630

Pay Rate
$8.85/hour
Recreation and Wellness PositionsFederal Work Study (FWS)Recreation and WellnessSpring 2015; Summer 2015; Fall 2015
Description

Various positions available.  Please visit the Recreation and Wellness website for more information.

Contact

Anne Knowlson
(804) 287-6464
aknowlso@richmond.edu

Pay Rate

$7.85-$10.60/hour (plus bump-up of between $2.00-3.00/hour for hours worked April 26, 2015 through August 15, 2015). The bump-up has not yet been set for summer.

Department
Recreation and Wellness
Geography Renewable Energy Education Project (REEP) Research InternFederal Work Study (FWS); Geography & Interdisciplinary ProgramsSpring 2015
Description

Full job description (PDF)

To apply, students must have been awarded Federal Work Study (FWS).

Contact

Send application to:

Nancy Propst
nancy.propst@richmond.edu
287-6693

Pay Rate

$8.85/hour

Theatre Scene Shop AssistantFederal Work Study (FWS)Theatre and DanceSpring 2015
Department
Theatre and Dance
Contact
Phil Hayes
(804) 287-6836
phayes@richmond.edu
Pay Rate
$8.35/hour