Student Life

MSC Student Employment


The Marshall Student Center is currently accepting applications for students who are interested in working for the Spring 2021 semester and beyond.

Please read on to learn more! The online application is accessible at the bottom of the page.


Click on the title to be taken to a full position description.

The Events Crew position consists of two sets of responsibilities: Setup Staff and Event Staff. Setup Staff is responsible for the setup and maintenance of furnishings for all events that take place in the building and in the MSC/MLK Plaza. Event Staff are responsible for overseeing all the needs for events that take place in the MSC. In both roles, students must work with clients, focusing on customer service and supporting any last minute needs for the success of the client's function.  

Bull Market Staff are responsible for planning and implementing the weekly market. Each staff member must provide excellent customer service to vendors, departments, and student organizations that attend the market. The main goal of the Bull Market Staff is to ensure that the market runs smoothly and is successful for the USF community. 


Sound & Light Technicians oversee all aspects of technology in the Marshall Student Center. The position is split into two parts: Standby Technicians and Event Technicians. Standby Technicians are on call for all events happening in the conference wing of the building. They are expected to respond and help clients with their sound, light, and AV needs. Event Technicians are scheduled to specific larger events. They will assist the client with sound, light, and AV needs before, during, and sometimes after their event. Each technician is expected to provide excellent customer service to all MSC clients.




  • Current USF student enrolled at the Tampa campus

  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions
  • Positive, professional, customer-service oriented attitude
  • Willingness to learn

Please note that some student positions require the ability to stand for extended periods, lift up to 50 lbs., and bend, stoop, and reach frequently.


Learning Outcomes

As a result of being employed in the Marshall Student Center, student employees will:

  • Demonstrate basic employability skills such as timeliness to work, appropriate dress, interpersonal communication, and time management.
  • Receive and solicit feedback from their supervisor and effectively apply that feedback on the job.
  • Assess the workplace and contribute personal talents, skills, and knowledge in order to achieve the goals, mission, and vision of the Marshall Student Center.
  • Develop their professional brand.
  • Articulate transferable and functional skills to prospective employers.

leapAll student employees for the Marshall Student Center have the opportunity to participate in the LEAP program. It is designed to provide opportunities for personal, professional, and academic growth through workshops and other activities. Student employee supervisors play a crucial role in helping to coach and support, and will provide ongoing informal feedback in addition to a formal evaluation once per academic year. Our desire is to ensure that, upon the conclusion of your employment with us, you are prepared to be successful in your future personal and professional endeavors.

Bull Coin

One of the rewards of working in the Marshall Student Center is your ability to earn what we call “Bull Coin”, which is awarded to students who go over and above what is expected as an MSC student employee. Any Marshall Student Center supervisor, including student Building Managers, can nominate student employees for Bull Coin. Once you have acquired enough Bull Coin, you can redeem it for USF gear such as t-shirts, blankets, pullovers, tumblers, and more!


Most student employment positions within the Marshall Student Center have a starting pay rate of $8.56 an hour. However, positions requiring more skill may have a higher pay rate. Additionally, there are opportunities to earn higher pay through promotion, length-of-service and merit.


You can access the online application HERE. More detailed information regarding deadlines and the employment process can be found on the application.

You should be prepared to complete the application in one session. Moving forward and backward within the application is not possible.

If you have a Federal Work Study award, there will be an opportunity to upload a screen shot of your award. Specific instructions are found within the application.

Resume upload is encouraged, but not required.


For general questions that have not been addressed with information found on this page or the application, or to report issues with the application process, contact Jennifer E. Good at