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Student Employment with Cornell Residential Life

The departments within Campus Life Enterprise Services employ hundreds of Cornell students year-round. We hire for fall semester, spring semester, and summer.  We seek students with a wide variety of experience levels, and support our student employees in growing their skills.

Each department manages their own hiring. Follow the links to read about positions, application instructions, and timeframes.

Hiring for fall semester, as of September 2021:

Three departments in particular welcome applications immediately:

Cornell Dining - seven roles, with multiple openings for each. See pay rates and role descriptions. No experience is necessary, and there are opportunities to advance and develop leadership skills.

The Cornell Store - three roles, multiple openings for two of those roles

Conference & Event Services - Student Service Centers are hiring for all positions; Student Assistants, Student Supervisors, and Student Manager.  Conference Services has openings for Student Manager roles; for more information or to apply, email to


Hiring information by department:

In addition, there are many student positions across the division of Student and Campus Life (SCL). Student employment in SCL.


See the Office of Student Employment for details about eligibility.