More than two hundred academic, administrative, and support services departments employ students in various capacities at UM. In addition, many local businesses hire students for part-time work in locations throughout South Florida. Most University departments and local businesses do their own interviewing, selecting and hiring.
Hiring for a particular position is based on who can best do the job. However, other considerations such as availability, academic requirements, etc. may also affect the employment decision. Students are ultimately responsible for their own employment. As with any employment application situation, demonstrating previous work experience, job skills, motivation, and willingess to learn will help. Click here to learn how to be prepared for being a student employee.
This section is designed to help you better understand how to find a job and what to do once you have been hired.