Student Employment


The Department employs several student assistants during the academic year in a variety of roles. These include administrative office assistants, box office assistants & house managers, scenic, prop & costume construction assistants, and lighting & sound technicians. Current openings for student employment are listed below. 

Student Costume Shop Assistant

Hands-on work creating the costume elements involved in the Theatre & Dance season. Experience in machine and hand sewing required.

Student Event Staff

Provides support to the professional event staff during Departmental events and performances by serving as house managers and/or box office staff. Hours will be assigned based on the event schedule and employee availability.

Student Lighting & Projections Assistant

Hands-on work creating the lighting and projection elements involved in the Theatre & Dance season.

Student Marketing Assistant

Acts as an assistant to the Marketing Coordinator. Contributes research, content, and hands-on execution of marketing tasks for the University Theatre and University Dance Company.

Student Office/Box Office Assistant

General office and reception duties in the Theatre & Dance Academic & Production Offices. Ticket Sales in the University Theatre Box Office. House Management for Theatre & Dance productions as assigned. May include some night & weekend hours.

Student Scene Shop/Technical Assistant

Hands-on work creating the scenic elements involved in the Theatre & Dance season. Involves use of power tools, painting, and working with fabrics.

Student Sound Assistant

Hands-on work creating the sound elements involved in the Theatre & Dance season. Involves audio production and operating the sound system for mainstage productions.