career opportunities.

Students United is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


St.Paul Office Opportunities

Director of public relations

The Director of Public Relations is responsible for leading the development of strategic communications programs, media relations, and all internal and external communications. As the point media relations person in the organization. Students United is seeking an individual who can develop relationships with key media stakeholders and ensure the organization is seen as the go-to source for student input and opinions on higher education policy. The internal and external communication includes developing website content, planning and managing social media and public relations campaigns, developing email campaigns, and creating print and digital promotions to support organizational objectives. 

The Director is also a part of the organization’s Advocacy Team, which leads execution planning of student-driven objectives and legislative goals, and co-supervises the Assistant Director of Advocacy and part-time staff on the Minnesota State university campuses.


university/ campus opportunities

We will be hiring one student per campus for each of the below positions.

Equity & Inclusion Specialist

This Equity and Inclusion Specialist position is designed for a student who is interested in diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in student advocacy and is willing to work on advancing Students United’s related priorities. The Equity & Inclusion Specialist informs students on their campus about Students United, recruits students to become active within Students United, builds partnerships that advance equity and inclusion priorities, and organizes events and actions focused on advancing Students United’s equity, and inclusion platform and objectives.

Objectives Specialist

The Objective Specialist informs students on their campus about Students United and the objectives that we are working on, recruits students to become active within Students United, builds partnerships with key campus stakeholders to advance our mission, and organizes events and actions to enhance our presence and goals. This position is designed for a student who is interested in a variety of student issues, from affordable textbooks to increasing support for undocumented students, and is committed to advancing Students United’s priorities and platform on campus.

Legislative Specialist

The Legislative Specialist informs students on their campus about Students United, recruits students to become active within Students United, builds partnerships with key campus stakeholders, and organizes events and legislative actions to influence higher education policies. This position is designed for a student who is interested in a variety of student issues, from affordable textbooks to increasing support for undocumented students, and is committed to advancing Students United’s priorities and platform on campus.

Public Relations Specialist

ThePublic Relations Specialist position is designed for a student who is interested in mass communications and the use of communication techniques to amplify the voice of Students United on campus and across the state.