There are several student leadership positions within the College Nine.

    Activities Office Positions

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    Community Programs Assistants

    CPAs are members of the College Student Life Team. They are primarily responsible for implementing and evaluating community-wide programs and events at their college. They also serve as a resource for students and are an active community leader of their college. This position requires demonstrated ability to exercise consistent good judgment, discretion, sensitivity, leadership, creativity, follow through and attention to detail.

    For a more detailed description, click here.

    Recruitment for the 2021/22 Community Programs Assistant is now closed.
    For more information, contact the Assistant CPC at 459-3853 or acpc910@ucsc.edu

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    The Fall Planning Assistant

     Under the supervision of the college programs coordinator (CPC) and assistant college programs coordinator (ACPC), the Fall Planning Assistant (FPA) helps plan and implement Welcome Week, Summer Orientation, and other activities to welcome new students to College Nine, College Ten, and UCSC. The FPA is the primary lead for the College Guide (CG) team, participates in CG recruitment and hiring in the spring, and helps plan all aspects of CG training.
    The FPA is hired in Spring Quarter and works up to 10 hours a week until summer. The FPA works 20-40 hours per week during the summer with up to 40 hours during student staff training and Welcome Week before classes begin in the fall. After Welcome Week, the FPA works up to 10 hours per week through the end of Fall Quarter.
    For a more detailed description, click here.

    Recruitment for the 2020/21 Fall Planning Assistant is now closed.
    For more information, contact the Assistant CPC at 459-3853 or acpc910@ucsc.edu

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    The Activities Office Assistant

     The Activities Office Assistant is part of the College Nine and College Ten Programs & Activities Team and works under the general supervision of the College Programs Coordinator (CPC). Working with the CPC, the Assistant CPC, the CPAs, FPA & GA, the Office Assistant helps with the general operation of the Activities Office. The Office Assistant handles general administrative tasks (copying, posting, running errands, etc.) and assists the Activites Team's student leaders with their programs.
    For a more detailed description, click here. 

    Recruitment for the 2020/21 Activities Office Assistant is now closed.
    For more information, contact the Assistant CPC at 459-3853 or acpc910@ucsc.edu

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    The Spring Programming Assistant

     The Spring Programming Assistant (SPA) is part of the College Nine and College Ten Programs & Activities Team and works under the general supervision of the College Programs Coordinator (CPC) and Assistant College Programs Coordinator (ACPC). Working with the CPC and the ACPC, the Spring Programing Assistant helps to plan and implement the College Nine and College Ten Commencement Ceremonies. The SPA serves as the first point of contact between the Activities Office and prospective graduates and is heavily involved in the creation and implementation of commencement related materials.

    For a more detailed description, click here.

    Recruitment for the 2020 Spring Programming Assistant is now Closed.

    For more information, contact the Assistant CPC at 459-3853 or acpc910@ucsc.edu


  • CoCurricular Office Positions

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    Faculty Initiatives Assistant

     Assist in the development and implementation of programs that bring together faculty and students from College Nine in meaningful interactions that enhance co-curricular learning related to the college's theme. Plan faculty presentations, field trips and other programs. For more information please contact Erin Ramsden at eramsden@ucsc.edu. The deadline for this position is in April. Visit our hire page for the application and more information.

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    Special Projects Assistant

     Assist in the development and implementation of programs that bring together faculty and students from College Nine in meaningful interactions that enhance co-curricular learning related to the college's theme. Plan pop-ups, workshops, and other programs. For more information please contact Erin Ramsden at eramsden@ucsc.edu.The deadline for this position is in April. Visit our hire page for the application and more information.

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    Alternative Spring Break (ASB) Leader

     Upper Division College Nine students with experience in service learning through Praxis, Esprit de Corps, or another comparable organization, are invited to apply to lead an ASB in our local Santa Cruz Community over spring break.  Student works closely with (H)ACER, in recruiting student participants, interacting with local non-profits, planning the weeklong service activities, developing an educational component, evaluating the trip, and helping to plan the Volunteer Recognition Ceremony at the end of spring quarter.  Two positions available for stipend.  Apply in the spring (applications due the first Monday in May) for the following academic year.  For more information, contact (H)ACER To view detailed job description, please click here. To apply, please click here.


  • Housing Office Positions

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    Resident Assistant (RA)

     A Resident Assistant (RA) is a trained student leader who works to create and maintain a supportive community for residential students. Each RA is assigned to work within a specific community of students within the Residence Halls, Apartments, or International Living Center. RAs host a variety of social, academic, and cultural activities for their residents; act as a resource and mentor; and address any safety or security concerns that occur in their areas. RAs also take turns providing 24-hour emergency on-call support to support students with any safety or security concerns that arise.  

    Are you interested in getting involved in College Student Life (CSL) or Affiliated Residential Community Housing (ARCH)? Here's your chance: Student Leader Applications are opening this Winter for the upcoming academic year. Applications for the Resident Assistant/Neighborhood Assistant and Programs Assistant and Community Assistant positions can be found here.

    For any and all questions please reach out to our Student Leader Selection Committee at lead@ucsc.edu.
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    Office Assistant Positions

     Available in all college offices. Duties and hours will vary. Watch for posting or talk to any staff member.

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    Tech Crew

     Assist the College Nine programming units or campus groups with setting up events and operating audio/visual equipment needed for programs. Hours vary - evening and weekends required, incl. Commencement and Fall Orientation and Move-In. Contact Christian at resc9c10@ucsc.edu.

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    Student Sustainability Assistant (SSA)

     This position introduces students to the campus sustainability movement and provides them with professional experience in sustainability-related topics. Please contact the Sustainability Office for more information.

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    Mailroom Clerk

     Sort & distribute U.S. and intercampus mail; maintain logs of registered, insured and express mail; maintain current records of student addresses; must be able to work a variable schedule between 10am and 2pm for a minimum 2-hour block of time; evening and Saturday morning hours available. For more information please contact Rose Leon at cwcollas@ucsc.edu.