Student Employment

STUDENT EMPLOYMENT: Part-time On Campus Jobs

Student Employment at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley serves students and supervisors in the student hiring process of all Rio Grande Valley wide on-campus employment.

Student employment hires over 2500 students to work on-campus every year, and it serves as a fundamental part of educational experience in addition to professional development. Working on-campus, not only provides you with extra money to spend but it will give you the opportunity to acquire hands on experience that will create beneficial workplace habits, improve organizational and time management skills, as well as developing a stronger connection with faculty and staff. Student employment provides opportunities to build essential skills to be ready for a successful future professional employment.

Undergraduate Students have the opportunities to work at most of our UTRGV departments. Students are hired through Direct Wage, Work Study or Student Employment Initiative options. Check for employment eligibility and requirements before you apply to student employment on campus.

Graduate Students can contact Graduate College at 956-665-3661 or e-mail for student assistantships options available on campus

International Students are permitted to work on campus, under Direct Wage option after the completion of all employment requirements and must be enrolled full time (12 credit Hours). Visit International Admissions and Student Services link for additional information


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