On-Campus Jobs

MSU hires more than 17,000 students per year as cashiers, computer assistants, food-service workers, graphic artists, laboratory attendants, research aides, tutors, writers and general laborers to name just a few of the types of on-campus jobs. Many jobs require no previous experience while some require more specialized training.

How do I find on-campus jobs?
Most MSU departments use the Handshake job posting system when hiring students.  Once logged into the system. Click on “Jobs” in the top navigation bar, and enter “MSU” in to the search box to locate opportunities.

  • Departments that hire large numbers of students may utilize their own online job information & application systems. Check out these additional MSU department resources.
  • Interested in Undergraduate Research? Review opportunities here

Am I eligible to work on campus?
If you are enrolled in a degree-granting program at MSU and registered for the semester in which you would be working, you are eligible to work on campus. You are NOT eligible if: you do not meet registration requirements; you have withdrawn from school, or have been academically dismissed or recessed; or you have graduated.