Work for the Office of Student Life!

July 1, 2021

Where extraordinary connections are created. Work for the Office of Student Life!

The Ohio State University Office of Student Life is home to many departments and campus employment opportunities for students to get involved, gain experience and receive a paycheck. Campus employment is more than just a job - students who choose to work on-campus experience a number of benefits that will help them during their time as a Buckeye as well as after they graduate, including learning new skills, feeling a sense of belonging, forming new friendships and more. Discover the opportunities available across Student Life:


BuckID is the official The Ohio State University ID and much more. BuckID will begin accepting applications for new Student Assistants in September. The Student Assistant position offers a flexible schedule, competitive wages and the ability for a promotion and salary increase after completing training. Learn more

Disability Services

Student Life Disability Services (SLDS) partners with students, faculty and staff to design accessible environments and to provide academic accommodations and support services on campus. SLDS is currently hiring a variety of student positions. Learn more.

Dining Services

Dining Services operates more than 30 locations across the university. Dining Services offers a variety of positions on North, South, West and the regional campuses. Positions offer flexible schedules, competitive wages, leadership opportunities and a complimentary meal with each shift worked.
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Willie J. Young, Sr. Off-Campus and Commuter Student Engagement (OCCSE)

The Willie J. Young, Sr. Off-Campus and Commuter Student Engagement (OCCSE) department is Ohio State's resource center for off-campus living and commuting. OCCSE is hiring for Administrative Assistants, Community Ambassadors and Commuter Mentors. These positions offer flexible schedules, competitive wages, leadership opportunities, project management experience and more. Learn more 

Ohio Union 

Student staff are essential to fulfilling the Ohio Union’s mission to serve the university community with a full range of services and amenities. The Ohio Union offers a variety of employment opportunities in event services, building operations, customer service and more. Learn more about available positions on the Ohio Union website

Recreational Sports

As a member of the Recreation Sports student staff team, you are part of a family. Rec Sports student staff are foundational to the department’s mission, operations and organizational culture. Students work in a role that is complimentary to their academic learning and provides practical applications to their future careers. As a Rec Sports employee, students can expect to earn more than a paycheck through the development of important transferable skills and experiences. Learn more about the variety of positions available.

Residence Life

Student staff play a vital role in fulfilling Residence Life's vision of supporting, educating and enriching the lives of students through their residential experience. Broaden your own residential experience by applying to be an Office Assistant (OA). OAs are responsible for greeting residents and visitors, are knowledgeable of campus resources and create a welcoming, inclusive front desk atmosphere. 
Learn more about the role and apply.

Service2Facilities (S2F)

Service2Facilities is the centralized point of contact 24/7/365 for all Student Life, FOD and Wexner Medical Center facilities. S2F is currently hiring for Student Analyst positions, which include providing customer service in a call center environment; coordinating communication of technology and facility service requests via phone, email, chat, and radio; responding to elevator entrapments; dispatching service technicians appropriately; monitoring alarms, troubleshooting basic IT and networking issues. Learn more and apply.

Student Health Services (SHS)

Student Health Services has a number of opportunities for student employment that allows students to gain hands-on healthcare experience in a clinical environment. These positions allow you to work with a multi-disciplinary team of physicians, nurse practitioners, licensed practical nurses and medical assistants. SHS offers positions with flexible scheduling as well as competitive wages. Learn more

University Catering

University Catering offers students the ability to join a team dedicated to offering extraordinary catering service, culinary cuisine and event design. Student positions offer a flexible scheduling, competitive wages, opportunities for promotion and a free meal with each shift. Learn more