Job Opportunities

There are many types of jobs available to students who choose to work on campus. Student employment positions are part-time jobs available to students who are registered at least half-time in a UP degree program. Students can choose from on-campus employment (earning University funds or Federal Work-Study funds) or off-campus employment. 

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Campus Employment

The University of Portland has a very robust student employment on-campus, offering part-time positions for all students who are registered at least half-time in a UP degree program. Students will earn University funds paid semi-monthly through a student employment paycheck. 

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Federal Work-Study

Federal Work-Study is offered to undergraduate students who apply for financial aid and meet the Office of Financial Aid Federal Work-Study awarding guidelines. Federal Work-Study students can work during the fall and spring semesters in most on-campus student employment jobs, off-campus for certain non-profit organizations, or with local schools as reading/math tutors. As an added benefit for these students, Federal Work-Study wages do not count as income on the next year’s FAFSA.

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Other Employment

Off-campus employers looking for part-time employees or temporary help may list their job openings online through the Career Center using Handshake.

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Contact

University of Portland
5000 N. Willamette Blvd.,
Portland, Oregon 97203-5798

503.943.8000

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