Student Employment


The Office of Student Activities & Leadership (SA&L) engages with the undergraduate and graduate student populations to develop opportunities for leadership growth through student organizations and campus traditions. SA&L works closely with other Student Affairs departments (including Residence Life, Greek Life, Multicultural Affairs, Physical Education & Athletics, etc) on several projects throughout the year.

Our office provides many employment opportunities for undergraduate students and graduate students. We invite you to learn more about each of our positions. Each position is unique and offers a variety of leadership experiences, professional development opportunities and scheduling flexibility.

Undergraduate Student Positions

We are currently looking for students for the 2022-2023 academic year to join our team! 

These positions are open to undergraduate students with federal work-study that are enrolled full time at Case Western Reserve University. 

Social Media Intern

The Social Media intern, under the supervision of the Assistant Director for Assessment and Operations, will assist in executing a comprehensive marketing strategy for SA&L, with a strong emphasis on social media engagement. This position will utilize social media platforms to showcase the resources and programs associated with SA&L and CWRU student life. Additionally, this individual will work in collaboration with the SA&L professional staff to manage the SA&L website. 

Applicants will need to submit a resume along with a portfolio of their marketing/social media creations.  

Please contact if you have any questions about the social media intern employment opportunity. 


SA&L Undergraduate Student Intern

This position will work closely with the Business Manager to ensure the day to day operations of the office are carried out. This includes general office responsibilities such as answering the phone fulfilling Sparta Center orders and managing the poster printing and balloon services provided by SA&L. 

Please contact if you have questions about our undergraduate student employment opportunities.

Apply for the SA&L intern position for the 2022-2023 AY here! 


Graduate Student Positions

We are looking to fill three of our Graduate Assistant positions for the 2022-2023 academic year!

These positions are open to students enrolled in graduate courses as degree-seeking students at Case Western Reserve University or a neighboring institution. Graduate Assistants will have the opportunity to strengthen presentation, organization, writing and communication skills while enhancing project management skills. We strive to provide opportunities for graduate assistants in discovering and incubating areas of interest. Click on the title of each position to learn more information on position requirements, responsibilities, and compensation packages. Please contact Marc Hartmann ( for more information about any of our graduate student employment opportunities.


The Graduate Assistant, under the supervision of the Assistant Director for Assessment and Operations, will assist in creating marketing materials, with a strong emphasis in graphic design, that showcase the resources of SA&L. The Graduate Assistant will actively assist with the coordination of events in the SA&L Event Centers by training, scheduling, and meeting with undergraduate student interns to ensure that groups reserving the Event Centers have successful programs.  Additionally, this individual will work directly with the undergraduate student population as the co-adviser of the Thwing Study Over Committee and the annual Homecoming 5K.


The Graduate Assistant in this position will report to and work with the Associate Director of the SALO, primarily on co-advising the University Program Board and the Senior Week Committee. This person, along with the Associate Director, will also manage several projects/events including Homecoming, assist with the Spartan Mascot Program, the Spirit Committee, the Spring Student Activities Fair, and several SA&L campus-wide programming initiatives. 


Leadership Programs

The Graduate Assistant, under the supervision of the Assistant Director for Leadership Programs, will assist in the implementation and evaluation of SpartansLEAD, a comprehensive leadership development program series that remains responsive to the current needs of the Case Western Reserve University undergraduate and graduate student populations. The Graduate Assistant will actively assist with the coordination of programs including, but not limited to the Emerging Leaders Program, the Leadership Conference, the Second Year Institute, and the Student Leadership Awards Ceremony. Additionally, this individual will serve as the primary advisor to the SA&L Ambassadors.


Campus Engagement

The Graduate Assistant, under the supervision of the Assistant Director for Engagement and Assessment, will assist in executing engaging marketing tools and creating events that exemplify Spartan pride. These events include: Homecoming interactive activities, Legacy Week. The Graduate Assistant will actively help co-advise the student organization, Class Officer Collective (COC), and will help with their major programs throughout the academic year, including Mental Health Week, Snowball, and Hudson Relay. Additionally, this individual will help with the management of the Spartie Mascot Program, and will help with the logistics of various collective Graduate Assistant projects.