A student employee on the UMC audio visual team
A student employee with CU NightRide
UMC student employees at the Appreciate Event

Work in the heart of campus!

As the most active spot on campus, the UMC has an energetic employment community that gives CU students exceptional leadership and job experience. We offer a competitive salary, flexible hours, professional and personal development opportunities and a true team spirit! Because the UMC hosts a wide variety of services, there’s bound to be an employment opportunity perfect for your style, interests and skills!


Student Job Openings

    CU NightRide is a student-operated program dedicated to meeting the safety needs of CU students, faculty and staff by providing night-time transportation to support a safe academic and socially responsible environment, both on campus and in the community. Learn more about CU NightRide

    Driver/Dispatcher
    Student Assistant I • $11.10/hr; 12-20 hrs/week
    CU NightRide is hiring driver/dispatchers to take calls, coordinate rides and drive within the city of Boulder from sundown to 12:15/1:15 a.m. We're looking for students who are confident and safe behind the wheel, friendly, courteous, non-judgmental, caring and skilled at multitasking.

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    The UMC hosts 2.3 million visitors per year and has 262,869 square feet of meeting, office and lounge space, open 117 hours per week. We serve as a multi-cultural center, a center for activism and community interaction, and the state of Colorado's veteran's memorial. The UMC houses the largest ballroom in Boulder and the only bowling center in Boulder and hosts more than 16,000 meetings and events each year. Learn more about UMC Operations

    Set-up Crew
    Student Assistant I • $11.10/hr; 5-25 hrs/week
    Be a vital part of the team that facilitates more than 16,000 events in the UMC every year! Without the set-up crew, there would be no foundation for events in the UMC to run smoothly and successfully. Responsibilities include event set-up in indoor and outdoor spaces, moving office furniture, helping to keep the spaces clean and presentable, and more!

    UMC Security Guard
    Student Assistant I • $11.10/hr; 25 hours per week maximum
    The security guards provide both building an event security to the UMC and events on campus, ensuring the safety and security of the people and property in the UMC. They help maintain a safe, secure campus community; enforce established regulations, campus use policies and safety guidelines through appropriate actions; support a welcoming environment for all students, faculty, staff and visitors; and  serve as visible, courteous and competent security staff with valuable student learning experiences and leadership opportunities.

      CU Events Planning & Catering is a  full-service event planning resource for CU and the Boulder area. We work with on- and off-campus clients to plan the perfect event for 10 to 1,000 guests. From intimate meetings and lavish receptions to conferences, lectures or social events, EP&C helps create truly memorable events. Learn more about CU Events Planning & Catering

      CU Events Planning & Catering Intern
      Student Assistant I • $11.10/hr; 10-12 hours per week required
      The CU Events Planning & Catering student employees play an important role in the overall success of our department. They are the first line of responders with walk-in traffic and phone calls. They are responsible for scheduling rooms in the UMC, as well as classrooms outside the UMC. They also enter small catering orders, make maps, check billing, file and perform other important office tasks.

      Set-up Crew
      Student Assistant I • $11.10/hr; 5-25 hrs/week
      Be a vital part of the team that facilitates more than 16,000 events in the UMC every year! Without the set-up crew, there would be no foundation for events in the UMC to run smoothly and successfully. Responsibilities include event set-up in indoor and outdoor spaces, moving office furniture, helping to keep the spaces clean and presentable, and more!

      Located on the first floor of the University Memorial Center, The Connection is THE place on campus for fun things to do with friends and family! As the only bowling center in Boulder, The Connection features 10 bowling lanes with automatic scoring, eight 9-foot billiards tables, video game consoles (XBOX ONE, PS4, Wii), pinball and arcade games, a foosball table and a selection of food and beverages available daily. With multiple TVs around the facility, you can come in to watch the latest sporting events or just hang out with friends at our any of weekly evening programs and special events. Learn more about The Connection

      The Connection Cashier
      Student Assistant I • $11.10/hr; 8-20 hrs/week
      The Connection cashiers are a unit of student para-professionals whose primary function is to monitor, maintain and provide service to those who attend/use The Connection and all equipment provided. Work in the heart of campus at the only bowling center in Boulder, serving the recreational needs of CU students, faculty, staff and the community.

       

      The Connection Mechanic
      Student Assistant I • $11.10/hr; 8-20 hrs/week
      The Connection cashiers are a unit of student para-professionals whose primary function is to service, maintain and repair bowling equipment in addition to assisting with maintenance and service needs in and around The Connection facility. Work in the heart of campus at the only bowling center in Boulder, serving the recreational needs of CU students, faculty, staff and the community.

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                        Visit CU Housing & Dining Services for information about jobs opportunities in the Alferd Packer Grill, Starbucks and UMC Market.

                        In addition to the UMC job openings, there are myriad job and volunteer positions offered by other CU departments housed within the UMC. Visit the UMC Building Directory for a list of departments, services and organizations, and visit the CU student employment website to check for job opportunities in these areas.