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Student Employment

Now that you've made the decision to join our campus community, why not think about joining our team?

Working for Housing and Food Services offers many benefits:

  • Competitive salary with merit increases
  • On-the-job training
  • Great work experience
  • Student management positions
  • Checks are direct deposited
  • Convenient campus work location—no car? No problem!
  • Flexible scheduling

If you're looking to make some extra cash while being part of a professional team right here on campus—apply for available positions at

Before clicking the links below please sign into Workday, Penn State’s Human Resources Management Tool, with your Penn State user name. If you have any issues or questions please email [email protected].

University Park Employment
Interest Form

Commonwealth Campus Employment Interest Form

Job Postings

Current Available Positions
Campus If you're a student who has never worked for the University, follow this link: If you've ever worked for the University, log on to Workday and search for this Job#:
Abington Part Time Student Mail Room Assistant 0000044880
Abington Part Time Student Front Desk Assistant 0000044908
Abington Part Time Student Front Desk Assistant (Work Study) 0000044911
Altoona Part Time Student Food Service Worker 0000055423
Beaver Part Time Student Food Services Worker 0000045742
Behrend Part Time Student Employment (Bruno's) 0000055111
Behrend Part Time Student Employment (Catering) 0000055113
Behrend Part Time Student Employment (Clark Cafe) 0000055114
Behrend Part Time Student Employment (Dobbins) 0000051155
Behrend Part Time Student Employment (Galley) 0000055115
Behrend Part Time Student - Work Study (HFS Office) 0000051945
Berks Part Time Student Starbucks Barista 0000056245
Berks Part Time Student Tully's Food Service 0000056244
Brandywine Blue Apple Cafe Student Worker 0000054958
Greater Allegheny Part Time Student Food Service Worker 0000044742
Greater Allegheny Part Time Student Food Service Worker (Work Study) 0000044744
Harrisburg Part Time Student Food Service Worker 0000051993
Hazleton Part Time Student Food-Service Worker 0000056998
Mont Alto Part Time Student Employee Food Services 0000056221
University Park
Conference Services and Common Desk Operations Part-Time Conference Services & Commons Desk Operations Team Member - Fall 2024 0000057327
Bryce Jordan Center Bryce Jordan Center Part Time Positions 0000050928
Retail Dining Team Member - Fall 2024 0000052957
Retail Dining Starbucks Student Barista - Fall 2024 0000053092
Café Laura Student Worker 0000052961
Residential Dining Federal Work Study - Residential Dining Student Worker - AB&S 0000049086
Residential Dining Part Time Student Worker 0000056421
Transportation Services Fuel/Car Wash Attendant 0000055716
Transportation Services Customer Service Representative 0000053161
Transportation Services Parking Enforcement Worker 0000058147
Housing Operations Part Time - Housing Student Office Assistant 0000057027

Competitive Wages

Plus raises and meal benefits!


No Car? No Problem!


Work around your classes and activities.

Employment Guidelines

Only full-time students with a minimum of 12 credits will be considered for employment. New student employees must complete orientation and training.

Student employee schedules are managed through When2Work. Students will be required to work rotating weekend shifts. Students who wish to return to work for spring semester must work until the end of finals week. Schedules will work around final exams.