Student Jobs

Live, study, work… without stepping off campus!

Ready to earn some cash? The UNL Office of Admissions has job openings for students, right on campus! So, you can forget those hefty gas prices and walk straight from class to work! We offer flexible scheduling and a variety of opportunities to suit any interest. From tour guides and event planners to computer technicians and more, what would you love to do? Browse through our current job openings to find the position that’s right for YOU!

STATUS : CLOSEDAdmissions - Office Assistant

The Office of Admissions is looking for someone to provide general office support.

Qualifications/Duties:

  • Assisting with variety of mailings
  • Keeping inventory and shipment of Admissions materials
  • Preparation for Admissions events
  • Maintaining the university state cars for the office of admissions
  • Requires a valid driver's license

Hours:

Work hours are 10-15 per week Monday - Friday (8am - 5pm)

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDAdmissions - Front Line

The Font Line in the Office of Admissions is an opportunity for you to learn many aspects about the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. You will also develop important contacts within the University.

Qualifications/Duties:

  • Maintain a professional, enthusiastic and friendly public relationship to those who contact the Office of Admissions
  • Respond to phone, walk-in and email inquiries related to UNL's admissions procedures and policies
  • Data inputting for information requests and retrieve admissions status data
  • Assist with mailings and other admissions projects as needed
  • You may also be asked to create personal correspondence from a student’s perspective

Hours:

Hours: 10 - 15 hours/week, Monday through Friday, between 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDCampus Visits - Front Line

Campus Visits Front Line will allow you to learn many aspects of the University. Those accepted for this position maintain a professional, enthusiastic and friendly public relationship to those who contact the Visitor Center. Not only will you learn about UNL but also develop important contacts within the University.

Qualifications/Duties:

  • Respond to phone, walk-in and email inquiries relative to Campus Visits
  • Operate personal computer to enter information requests and retrieve data
  • Assist with mailings and other admissions projects as needed
  • You may also be asked to create personal correspondence from a student’s perspective

Hours:

Work hours are 10 – 20 per week, Monday through Friday.

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDCampus Visits - Tour Guide

Be a part of the Office of Admissions Tour Guide Team!

Job Description

The Office of Admissions is looking for upper-class students (sophomores - juniors) with leadership experience to join our team.  As a tour guide, you will host prospective students and families visiting campus, provide event support and highlight the amazing academic and campus life at UNL.

Qualifications/Duties:

  • Efficient time management skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent interpersonal communication including large group and one-on-one visits
  • Reliable and ability to display commitment to the role of a campus representative
  • Enthusiasm for UNL

Hours: Employees can expect to work approximately 8 -15 hours/week

Tour guides must be available to work the following hours Monday through Friday.

  • 9:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • 11:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (lunch included)
  • 1:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

There are also occasional Saturday and special event opportunities that tour guides will be asked to provide assistance.

If you have additional questions, contact Megan Rolofson at mrolofson2@unl.edu or 402-472-0984.

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDCampus Visits - Honors Tour Guide

Be a part of the Office of Admissions Tour Guide Team!

We are looking for Honors Program students with leadership experience to join our team.  Job entails hosting prospective students and families as well as providing event support.  This is a great on-campus job for students who wish to positively represent the diversity & academic excellence at UNL to prospective students and their families.  Training will be provided. 

We are looking for students with Monday through Friday availability during mornings or afternoons or both.  Tour guides will occasionally help with recruiting events which may involve evening/weekend hours. Work hours are approximately 5-15 hrs/week. 

Please submit the application along with your class schedule.

For questions, contact Jean Colligan at jcolligan1@unl.edu or by phone 402-472-4893.

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDCampus Visits - Intern

Job Description:

The Office of Admissions is looking for qualified and enthusiastic sophomores through seniors who enjoy public speaking, are involved on campus and passionate about promoting UNL! Selected students will give one presentation 2-5 times per week on the topic of Student Life at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  Students will receive a semester stipend ranging from $200 to $500 per semester depending upon the number of presentations given each week. 

For questions, please contact Kyle Regelean at 402-472-4255 or by email at kyle.regelean@unl.edu

Qualifications/Duties

  • Selected students will be in charge of giving a student life presentation to prospective students and their parents 2-5 times per week
  • The internship will also include weekly or bi-weekly meetings
  • You will be well trained and there are opportunities to help with special recruiting events and to advance within the internship
  • Giving a short 3-5 minute presentation will be a part of the interview process

Hours

2-5 hours per week.  The presentations will run Monday through Friday from,
12:20-12:45 p.m. and 1:30-1:50 p.m.

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDComputer Technician

Job Description:

Office of Admissions is looking for a dependable, motivated and detail oriented student, with excellent customer service background, to assist office staff with troubleshooting PC software, hardware, and network issues. Potential for database projects and interaction with vendors. Assist with recommendations for hardware and software license purchases.

Qualifications/Duties:

Customer service background helpful. Some Mac knowledge preferred but not necessary.

Hours:

15-20 hours/week, Monday through Friday, between 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDData Entry Team

The UNL Admissions Office is hiring, dependable, motivated and detail oriented students to assist in the data entry of reply cards from prospective students. This position is flexible around your class schedule.

Qualifications/Duties:

  • Possess efficient and accurate typing skills
  • May also assist with mailings and other admissions projects as needed

Hours:

10-15 hours per week, Monday through Friday, between 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDDean's Office - Office Assistant

This position supports the Assistant to the Dean of Admissions in the Office of Admissions. It’s a perfect position for anyone who is a self starter, organized and likes to take initiative.

Qualifications/Duties:

  • Assisting with the Dean’s incoming calls, correspondence, mail, calendaring, copying, and coordination of mailing lists
  • Additional duties would include ordering and distribution of supplies and other office assistance as needed
  • Computer experience with Word and Excel spread sheets and data entry preferred

Hours:

10 to 15 hrs/ week, between Monday through Friday, 8:00 to 5:00pm

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDDigital Marketing Internship

Work with the Sr. Assistant Director of Digital Marketing and the Electronic Communications Coordinator to implement and execute the Office of Admissions digital marketing strategies. This internship position will be responsible for producing and publishing dynamic content on the Admissions website and helping with the office’s social media initiatives. This position will also work to ensure that the Admissions website meets current web accessibility requirements. The ideal candidate will have a working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and, at minimum, a basic knowledge of HTML.

10-15 hours per week. Compensation: $10/hour.

Please submit resume, cover letter and any work samples you may have.

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDEvents Management Team - Event Assistant

Are you a task driven worker who likes to assist on fundamental projects? The Student Worker Position would assist the Events Management Team. The Events Management Team is responsible for creating, planning and implementing recruitment events for the Office of Admissions.

Responsibilities would include:
• Prepping event materials for over 100 recruitment events
• Assisting in final tasks in the days leading up to recruitment events
• Packing event materials and assisting Event Coordinators
• Work at events as needed and maintain strong customer service skills
• Other duties as assigned

A valid driver’s license and background check would be required for this position.

Hours:
Must be able to work approximately 10-15 hours/week and have some availability Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. for office shifts. Students will also provide support at events, which occasionally involve evening/weekend hours.

 

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDEvents Management Team - Event Intern

Do you have a desire to learn about event planning and management? The Events Intern position would have the opportunity to work directly with Events Management Team and learn the event planning process from beginning to end. Through this position you would also have the chance to gain some hands on event planning experience through our College Access Days and our ROTC Visit Day.

Responsibilities would include:
• Researching modern ideas in the world of event planning to create an innovative event experience
• Work at events as needed and maintain strong customer service skills
• Plan and implement a recruitment event during the academic year
• Meet weekly in group and one-on-one atmospheres with supervisor
• Create and execute semester based learning objectives

A valid driver’s license and background check would be required for this position.

Hours:
Must be able to work approximately 10-15 hours/week and have some availability Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. for office shifts. Students will also provide support at events, which occasionally involve evening/weekend hours.

  

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDGraphic Design Assistant – ASEM Marketing

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Academic Services and Enrollment Management marketing team is seeking a talented student designer with a solid portfolio to assist in the creation of print and digital projects for undergraduate admissions.

Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in Adobe InDesign and Photoshop; experience in Illustrator preferred
  • Strong design skills and the portfolio to back it up
  • Basic understanding of print production processes
  • Experience designing for clients preferred

Duties:

  • Layout and design of various print and digital publications for undergraduate admissions
  • Ensure design follows the UNL design toolbox and the design vision as established by the director of marketing and senior designer
  • Basic photo editing
  • Prepping files for print

Info

  • 10 to 15 hours per week
  • $10/hour
  • Along with the online application, please also submit a resume that includes a link to your online portfolio or links to PDF samples of your work.

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDInternational Team - Office Assistant

The International Team Assistant will support the efforts of the Admissions staff in the recruitment of qualified prospective students to UNL and assist with the follow-up correspondence from international high school visits and college fairs.

Qualifications/Duties:

  • Assist with email communications
  • Calling international students and parents
  • Assist with phone call inquiries and in office visits by prospective students and their families
  • Excellent communication skills: both verbal and written
  • Proficiency in Mandarin is required
  • Work with the office staff to complete data entry, filing, copying, and other office duties as assigned
  • Computer proficiency in Word and Microsoft Excel
  • Must be a student in good academic standing
  • Prefer students with international experience

Hours:

Work hours will vary. 

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDMarketing Account Management Internship

Office of Admissions is looking for an Account Management Intern to work closely with the Marketing Director for the fall semester.

This position will be responsible for developing content for newsletters and flyers for Office of Admissions events, meeting with outside clients, assistance with proofing and editing communication, support for event marketing, upkeep of a competitive analysis, and traffic admissions publications.

An ideal candidate will have strong written communication skills, strong organization, prioritization, be a self-starter and some experience with basic Adobe Creative programs (InDesign, Photoshop, etc.).

10-15 hours/week, $10.00/hour.

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDMarketing Internship

The Office of Admissions is looking for a marketing intern to work closely with the Electronic Communications Coordinator for the fall semester.

This position will be responsible for creating/editing/proofing written content on the Admissions websites, social media outlets, as well as, assisting with general maintenance of the Admissions website.

The ideal candidate would have previous experience with HTML/CSS or experience creating content for web.

Internship will begin ASAP. Apply by March 1st. 10-15 hours/week, $10.00/hour. 

Please contact Mike Sammons for more details. msammons2@unl.edu

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDNebraska College Preparatory Academy - Mentor

The NEBRASKA College Preparatory Academy (NCPA) is a program that works with first-generation and low-income students and families from the Grand Island and North Omaha communities.  NCPA is designed to work with these students and families throughout high school to ensure high school success, adequate college preparation, and admission into UNL or another college or university.  The NCPA Mentor will work closely with a small group of students and serve as their mentor.

Qualifications/Duties:

  • Excellent communication skills, honesty, and integrity
  • Mentor role model skills
  • Mentor 5 NCPA students
  • Weekly phone calls
  • Assist with 2 NCPA events per semester
  • Attend biweekly staff meetings/training
  • Preferred- Bilingual in Spanish

Hours:

No set hours.  Estimated at an average of 2-3 hours per week

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDNebraska College Preparatory Academy - Office Assistant

The NEBRASKA College Preparatory Academy (NCPA) is a program that works with first-generation and low-income students and families from the Grand Island and North Omaha communities.  NCPA is designed to work with these students and families throughout high school to ensure high school success, adequate college preparation, and admission into UNL or another college or university.  The NCPA Office Assistant will support the efforts of the NCPA staff to recruit new NCPA students and work with current NCPA students and families.

Qualifications/Duties:

  • Assist with a variety of mailings, filing, and copying of materials
  • Entering student information into Talisma, our student data base system
  • Translating documents, letters, website, newsletters and other materials into Spanish
  • Preferred- Fluent Spanish speaker, reader, and writer
  • A valid drivers license with less than 6 points deduction
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Assist with NCPA events - planning and execution
  • Work study encouraged to apply
  • Must submit class schedule and resume with application

Hours:

10-15 hours per week (some evenings and weekends)

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDNebraska College Preparatory Academy- Summer Science Camp- Resident Assistant

The Nebraska College Preparatory Academy (NCPA) is a program that works with first-generation and low-income students and families from the Grand Island and North Omaha communities. NCPA is designed to work with these students and families throughout high school to ensure high school success, adequate college preparation, and admission into UNL or another college or university. The NCPA Summer Science Camp Resident Assistant will supervise NCPA scholars on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s campus.

Qualifications/Duties:
• Positive role model skills
• Excellent communication skills, honesty, and integrity
• Participate in scheduled activities with scholars
• Required overnight stay in University Housing
• Responsible for transporting scholars with University vehicle
• A valid driver’s license with less than 6 points deduction

Hours:
• Varies. Cannot exceed 40 hours per week.

Camp Schedules:
• Camp 1: July 14-16
• Camp 2: July 17-19
• Camp 3: July 21-23
• Camp 4: July 24-26
• Camp 5: July 29-August 1

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDProcessing Team - Office Assistance

Are you interested in working in a fast paced office environment? 

Office of Admissions is looking for someone to sort and open incoming mail, file materials, perform some data entry and run errands to other offices on campus.

10 hrs/week available

This position is currently closed.

STATUS : CLOSEDTelecounseling

University of Nebraska–Lincoln Admissions team is looking for enthusiastic, dependable and motivated students to recruit prospective students. The position will include contacting prospective students and their parents via phone, email, and admitted students social network, to share all of the wonderful experiences you are having at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

Qualifications/Duties:

  • Ideal candidates are not scared to share personal stories with prospective students, take pride in their performance at work, and must be comfortable working and speaking with students from diverse backgrounds
  • Fluency in Spanish is a plus

Hours

  • Monday - Thursday : 5:00 - 8:30
  • Sunday : 4:30 - 8:00

This position is currently closed.