Leadership & Job Opportunities

There are a number of ways to lead and get involved at Northwestern. Here are some great leadership and employment opportunities within the Division of Student Affairs that will give you the chance to lead and collaborate, gain experience, and make a lasting impact on the community.

Leadership Opportunities

Department Leadership Application Period
Campus Inclusion and Community  Sustained Dialogue Moderator Ongoing
Campus Inclusion and Community Sustained Dialogue Leadership Team Winter Quarter
Campus Inclusion and Community Peer Inclusion Educators TBD
Center for Awareness, Response and Education (CARE) Sexual Health and Assault Peer Educators (SHAPE)
Fall Quarter
Center for Awareness, Response and Education (CARE) Men Against Rape and Sexual Assault (MARS)
Fall Quarter
Center for Awareness, Response and Education (CARE) Campus Coalition on Sexual Violence Ongoing
Health Promotion and Wellness (HPaW) Wildcats Advancing Total Campus Heath (WATCH) Peer Educator Late Fall / Early Winter Quarter
Health Service - Evanston Student Health Advisory Committee Ongoing
Norris Center Norris Center Advisory Board (NCAB) Ongoing
Northwestern Career Advancement NCA Career Ambassadors Spring Quarter
Residential Services Assistant Residence Director (ARD) Late Winter Quarter / Early Spring Quarter
Residential Services Grad Housing Assistant (GHA) Late Winter Quarter / Early Spring Quarter
Residential Services ​​Hall Government Officers Elections Take Place in Early Fall
Residential Services Purple Posse May
Residential Services Resident Assistants (RAs) Late Fall Quarter / Early Winter Quarter
Student Enrichment Services SES Student Advocacy Committee TBD

Job Opportunities for Undergraduate Students

Department Employment Application Period Work Study Required?
Center for Awareness, Response and Education (CARE) CARE Student Employee Fall Quarter Yes
Religious & Spiritual Life (Parkes Hall) Event Assistant Fall Quarter Yes
Dean of Students Office Office Assistant Spring & Summer Quarters Yes
Health Promotion and Wellness (HPaW) Programming and Office Assistant Ongoing In most cases
Health Promotion and Wellness (HPaW) Graduate Internships Spring Quarter No
Norris Center Norris Center Student Leadership/Supervisor Search April Yes
Norris Center Norris University Center (jobs in 15 different areas) Primarily Fall (and Ongoing) Yes
Northwestern Career Advancement (NCA) NCA Student Employees Primarily Fall (and Ongoing) No
Northwestern Career Advancement (NCA) Graduate Student Career Counseling Intern Winter/Spring Quarters Unpaid
Off-Campus Life Off-Campus Ambassador Spring Quarter No
Residential Services ​​Information and Mail Center Clerk Ongoing Applications Yes
Residential Services ​​Maintenance Processor Ongoing applications when needed Yes
Residential Services Summer Conference Assistant Interviews during Spring Quarter No
SafeRide SafeRide Driver Ongoing No
Student Affairs IT Student Desktop Support Technician Fall Quarter Yes
Student Affairs Marketing (SAM) Communications, Design, Visual Communications Ongoing Yes
Student Affairs Marketing (SAM) Student Supervisors April Yes