2021-2022 Fall & Spring Employment Oppportunities 

Job Positions: Student Assistant, Academic Year Advisor 

Deadline: August 20, 2021 or until filled

View the Student Assistant Application Here!

Download the Advising Application Here! 

2022 Summer Employment

Instructors, Instructor Assistants, Resident Advisors

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Interested in working with Native American high school students in a college-prep capacity? The CU Upward Bound Program offers a six-week long, fully immersive pre-college preparation program each summer. This year's Summer Academic Institute will be held from Saturday June 12 through July 23, 2022.

2022 Summer Application Process

The applications for the 2022 Summer program will be available in Spring 2022. 


CU Upward Bound is seeking qualified Instructors in the following areas:

  • Math (Geometry, Algebra II, Pre Calculus)  
  • Science (Biology, Chemistry, Physics)
  • ACT Prep
  • Creative Writing
  • Non-English Language (Spanish I, American Sign Language, or Indigenous North American Languages preferred)
  • Native American Literature 
  • Research and Writing 

View the CUUB Instructor Job Description Here!

Instructor Assistants (IA)

CU Upward Bound is seeking qualified Instructor Assistants in all of the subjects listed above.

Link to CUUB Summer 2022 applications: (Link to apply will be posted here in March 2022)

View the CUUB Instructor Assistant (IA) Job Description Here!

Resident Advisors (RA) and Resident Supervisor (RS)

CU Upward Bound is seeking to fill 8 Resident Advisor (RA) positions and 1 Resident Supervisor (RS) position for the 2021 Summer Academic Institute. 

Each RA is charged with looking after a group of 10-14 students in their group and committing to their general safety, wellness, and growth for the duration of the summer. RAs report directly to the RS, who oversees all residential aspects of the program. The RS reports directly to the Assistant Director. 

Room and board is included for On Campus RA and RS positions.

See the applications in the links below for minimum and preferred qualifications for consideration.

Link to CUUB Summer 2022 applications: (Link to apply will be posted here in March 2022)

View the On Campus 2021 Resident Advisor Job Description Here! 

View the On Campus 2021 Resident Supervisor Job Description Here!

Questions? Please contact Cassie at cassie.sando-1@colorado.edu