Summer Job Opportunities

During the summer months, the Office of Conference and Special Housing Services employs approximately twenty students in a variety of positions. During the summer of 2014, the Campus Square D lounge area will be used as the location for the summer conference main desk operation. The desk is staffed seven days a week. During the course of the summer, the university hosts over 50 camps and conferences and several thousand conference guests. We are most interested in students who have leadership skills and a demonstrated ability to interact well with others, as well as a strong commitment to customer service. Below are the titles of the various positions that are available. Click on the position for information about the job responsibilities.

General requirements for the above positions are as follows:

  1. Available to work from May through August
  2. Available to work weekdays, evenings and weekends
  3. Attend the conference training workshop and all staff meetings
  4. Participate in a rotating evening and weekend on-call schedule, which is covered by the two supervisors
  5. Perform other duties as assigned by the supervising staff

General Timeline is as follows:

Friday, March 14, 2014

New staff applications and reference forms are due to Rathbone Hall (63 University Drive) by noon

March 31 - April 11, 2014


Week of April 14, 2014

Offers made/alternates named

Friday, May 9, 2014

Conference staff may move into residence halls (if applicable)

May 2014

Work begins

Best of luck to you! If you have any questions regarding the summer conference program or the selection process, please contact us via email at or call the Office of Conference Services at 610-758-5306.

Thank you for considering Conference Services in your summer job opportunities. Below please find the introductory letter, application and recommendation forms.