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Employment Opportunities

Career Opportunities

Assistant Editor – Kansas Alumni magazine (Posted 1/5/22)

Review of applications begins 2/1/22 and continues until position is filled. Writing samples are required. See application procedure for details.

Undergraduate and Graduate Student Opportunities

The KU Alumni Association occasionally offers part-time employment opportunities,  internships and graduate assistantships for students. Qualifications differ for each position, and availability varies. Descriptions of the types of opportunities available to students can be viewed on our student employment page.

Graduate Assistantship – Student Alumni and Jayhawk Career Networks (Posted 10/01/21) 

Review of applications begins 10/14/21 and continues until positions are filled 

Graduate Assistantship – Digital Strategy (Posted 10/29/21) 

Review of applications begins 11/14/21 and continues until positions are filled 

Application Procedure

To apply, email a letter of interest with résumé and names and contact information for three professional references to (Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF formats only). Alternatively, the requested information can be sent to KU Alumni Association, Attn. Human Resources, 1266 Oread Ave., Lawrence, KS 66045. Review of applications will begin upon receipt and continue until the position is filled. Due to the sensitive nature of the position, a background check is required. Employment is contingent upon background and reference checks that KU Alumni Association finds to be acceptable. If you are called for an interview, you will also be asked to complete our job application and bring it with you to the interview.


Pursuant to President Biden’s executive order for federal contractors, all KU employees, including new hires, must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021, or by the first day of employment. The requirement applies to all University and affiliate employees and includes the Alumni Association, due to the financial support we receive from the University. Questions regarding this requirement including proof of vaccination status and exemption requests can be directed to Details regarding the wearing of masks on campus is available at

Other Opportunities

Looking for other opportunities to advance your career? Check out the online Career Center where you can network with KU alumni, join our Linkedin group and find other resources to help with your job search.