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Student Employment Opportunities

Student Activities and Involvement offers employment opportunities for students in areas including customer service and marketing. Check this page for current employment opportunities with SAI. Positions are generally posted on Careers At UF toward the end of each semester for the following semester(s).

Practicum Opportunities

PLEASE NOTE: For those interested in working with The David and Wanda Brown Center for Leadership and Service, please email cls@leadershipandservice.ufl.edu for more information.

Student Activities and Involvement is committed to providing meaningful opportunities for graduate students to gain hands on experiences in the areas of advising, program planning, and assessment. Our team welcomes graduate students from all programs who are looking to work directly with student leaders on campus through an approximate 10 hour a week commitment.

Interested graduate students may call (352) 392-1671 or email Associate Director of Student Organizations and Campus Events Jessica Inman at jessicai@studentinvolvement.ufl.edu to set up an appointment to speak with SAI staff regarding their interest.

Below is a list of packaged practicum opportunities; however, if you are interested in gaining experience in an area not listed below, contact us to discuss your ideas. 

Practicum Semesters and Descriptions

FALL SEMESTER:
Co-Advise Hispanic Student Association’s Hispanic Awareness Month
  • Co-Advise portions of student planning team
  • Work with SAI staff on preparing contracts for vendors
  • Work collaboratively with staff and faculty across campus
  • Regularly meet with student leaders
  • Attend and manage student events
  • Develop assessment tools for event evaluation and student learning
FALL SEMESTER:
Co-Advise Asian American Student Union’s Kaleidoscope Month
  • Co-Advise portions of student planning team
  • Work with SAI staff on preparing contracts for vendors
  • Work collaboratively with staff and faculty across campus
  • Regularly meet with student leaders
  • Attend and manage student events
  • Develop assessment tools for event evaluation and student learning
SPRING SEMESTER: 
Co-Advise Black Student Union’s Black History Month
  • Co-Advise portions of student planning team
  • Work with SAI staff on preparing contracts for vendors
  • Work collaboratively with staff and faculty across campus
  • Regularly meet with student leaders
  • Attend and manage student events
  • Develop assessment tools for event evaluation and student learning
SPRING SEMESTER:
Co-Advise Jewish Student Union’s Jewish Awareness Month
  • Co-Advise portions of student planning team
  • Work with SAI staff on preparing contracts for vendors
  • Work collaboratively with staff and faculty across campus
  • Regularly meet with student leaders
  • Attend and manage student events
  • Develop assessment tools for event evaluation and student learning
SPRING SEMESTER: 
Co-Advise Pride Student Union’s Pride Awareness Month
  • Co-Advise portions of student planning team
  • Work with staff on preparing SAI contracts for vendors
  • Work collaboratively with staff and faculty across campus
  • Regularly meet with student leaders
  • Attend and manage student events
  • Develop assessment tools for event evaluation and student learning
SPRING SEMESTER: 
Co-Advise Islam on Campus’s Islam Awareness Month
  • Co-Advise portions of student planning team
  • Work with SAI staff on preparing contracts for vendors
  • Work collaboratively with staff and faculty across campus
  • Regularly meet with student leaders
  • Attend and manage student events
  • Develop assessment tools for event evaluation and student learning
SPRING SEMESTER:
Co-Advise Volunteers for an International Student Affairs International Month
  • Co-Advise portions of student planning team
  • Work with SAI staff on preparing contracts for vendors
  • Work collaboratively with staff and faculty across campus
  • Regularly meet with student leaders
  • Attend and manage student events
  • Develop assessment tools for event evaluation and student learning
SPRING SEMESTER:
Co-Advise University of Florida Dance Marathon
  • Co-Advise portions of student planning team, Dance Marathon works in conjunction with the Children’s Miracle Network to put on an event in early April for over 800 UF students to stand/dance for 26.2 hours to raise money for Shands Children’s Hospital
  • Work with SAI staff on preparing contracts for vendors
  • Regularly meet with student leaders
  • Serve as a coordinating member on the day of the program
  • Develop assessment tools for event evaluation and student learning
  • Work collaboratively with staff and faculty across campus
FULL-YEAR PRACTICUM - FALL AND SPRING SEMESTERS:
Advise Freshman Leadership Council-Student Government
  • Advise Team of Directors
  • Advise the Chair in conjunction with Program Coordinator in SAI
  • Work with staff on preparing SAI contracts for vendors
  • Work collaboratively with staff and faculty across campus
  • Regularly meet with student leaders
  • Attend and manage student events
  • Develop assessment tools for event evaluation and student learning
FALL OR SPRING SEMESTER:
Co-Advise Student Government Productions and/or ACCENT
  • Co-Advise portions of SGP and ACCENT
  • Work with SAI staff on preparing and reviewing contracts for artist and vendors
  • Work collaboratively with staff and faculty across campus
  • Regularly meet with student leaders
  • Assist in Day of Show operations
  • Attend Security and Pre Production Meetings
  • Develop assessment tools for event evaluation and student learning
  • Research and compile information on potential acts and security concerns

 

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