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 1, 2015

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

International Education Office AssistantUniversity Work Program (UWP)International EducationSummer 2015
Description

Full job description

HOURS PER WEEK: 20-25 (Summer); 8-12 (Academic Year, possible)

**NOTE that this position is for SUMMER HOURS as well as hours during the Academic Year.  If you are not able to work over the summer, please don’t apply!**

Contact

Send application to

Shani Buchholz
sbuchhol@richmond.edu
(804) 289-8836

Department

International Education

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)

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:

Mary Maxwell
289-8045
mmaxwell@richmond.edu

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
Description

Full job description (PDF)

Need to be able to attend one of three hour-long orientation interviews: April 13th at 12:00 pm;
April 14th at 12:00 pm; April 15th at 5:00 pm.

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?

Please RSVP for one of the following information sessions, which will take place in the Harnett
Museum, Modlin Center:
1. April 13, noon to 1PM
2. April 14, noon to 1PM
3. April 15, 5 to 6PM

Department

University Museums

Pay Rate
$7.85/hour
Admissions Summer Office AssistantUniversity Work Program (UWP);AdmissionsSummer 2015
Description
Full Job Description

This is a summer position only

Department

Office of Admission

Contact

Send application to:

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

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)

Admissions Senior Interns - Assistant and Associate LevelsUniversity Work Program (UWP);AdmissionsSummer 2015; Fall 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

(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)

OACS Career Services Peer AdvisorFederal Work Study (FWS); University Work Program (UWP)Office of Alumni & Career Services (OACS)Fall 2015
Description

Full job description

Position is 5-10 hours a week and starts in the Fall.  As a Peer Advisor for Career Services you need to be available two or more days a week between the hours of 2:00 pm-4:00 pm Monday-Friday. Additional hours will include staff meetings, trainings and evening/weekend programs with prior notification.

TRAINING
You must be available for training on Monday, April 20 from 5-7 pm as well as Sunday, August 23 from 12-5 pm. Attendance at both of these training sessions is mandatory, no exceptions. In addition, there will be a few training assignments and check-ins during the summer, more information about this will be shared in the interview process.

The position is only open to undergraduates at the University of Richmond.

TIMELINE
March 31: Applications will be reviewed
April 1-3: Candidates notified if selected for interviews
April 6-10: Interviews
April 13: Offers extended
April 20: Welcome session
August 23: Fall training
August 24: Regular work hours begin

Contact

To apply, submit the following:

1.    the student employment application located at UR Student Employee Application with anticipated FALL schedule
2.    a resume, and
3.    a 500-1000 word essay which addresses why you want to be a Peer Advisor and how your past experience(s) will help you to succeed in this position.

All applications materials should be submitted to:

Anna Young
ayoung5@richmond.edu

Applications will be reviewed upon receipt. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

Department

Office of Alumni & Career Services (OACS)

Pay Rate

$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
A&S Student Faculty AssistantFederal Work Study (FWS); University Work Program (UWP)A&S/Advancement-University CommunicationsSpring 2015
Description

Full job description (PDF)

This is an academic year position which starts this spring. We prefer the selected candidate to work 10 hours per week, if possible.

Contact

Please fill out an application and mail the application to:

Tiffany Jefferson
School of Arts and Sciences
28 Westhampton Way
Boatwright Admin Wing
University of Richmond, VA 23173

Pay Rate

$8.35/hour

Common Ground Racial Justice Project Research AssistantUniversity Work Program (UWP)Common GroundSummer 2015
Description

Full job description (PDF)

Full-time summer position.

Contact

Send application via e-mail to:

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

Pay Rate
$8.85/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.
Law Library Computer Services AssociateUniversity Work Program (UWP); Federal Work Study (FWS)Law LibraryFall 2015
Description

Full job description (PDF)

4 positions to staff the help desk in the Law Library.  These hours are available to undergrad or law students.  The Computer Services Associate should be customer-service oriented, have the ability to trouble-shoot computer related issues (hardware and software), and have general knowledge of programs (such as Word, email, etc.).

Contact

If you are interested, please send a resume and a paragraph about your related expertise (I know most student  resumes do not reflect computer tech support type of information;  in the paragraph tell me how you’ve used the above skills to resolve computer issues; i.e., I was the go-to person in my dorm in undergrad, and I was able to resolve XXX types of issues, etc.) to:

Kimberly Edwards
kedwards@richmond.edu

Pay Rate

$10.60/hour

Student Involvement Student AssistantUniversity Work Program( UWP); Federal Work Study (FWS)Office of Student InvolvementSummer 2015
Description

Full job description (PDF)

The Office of Student Involvement has 4 positions for Summer 2015.

Contact

To apply for this position visit Orgsync: http://tiny.cc/workforCSI:

Chrissy Martinez
Christina.martinez@richmond.edu
804-289-8506

Pay Rate

$7.85/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
Office of Student Involvement
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
International Education Ambassador CoordinatorUniversity Work Program (UWP)International EducationSummer 2015
Contact

If interested in applying, please email a cover letter and resume to:

Krittika Onsanit
konsanit@richmond.edu

Eligible candidates will be contacted for a campus or Skype interview.

Pay Rate

$8.35/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.

For more information go to the web at http://studentjobs.richmond.edu/supervisors/rates.html.

Education MSI Student Assistant - Summer Position OnlyUniversity Work Program (UWP);School of Continuing Studies MSISummer 2015
Description

Full job description

Summer Position Only

We are looking to hire 2 personable (friendly and outgoing) students (at least 1 male and 1 female) to assist with office duties as well as interacting with 7-12th graders, parents and MSI staff.

Contact

Send application via e-mail to:

Dr. Waide Robinson & Rachel Shelton
rachel.shelton@richmond.edu
(804) 289-8245

Department

SPCS MSI

Pay Rate

$7.85/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 been set for summer yet.

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