Join the Highsmith Team

Want to join the Highsmith Student Union team? Applications are now open for student staff! From Marketing Assistants to Building Managers to Programming Supervisors, the opportunities are endless. Applications are open on Handshake and close on Friday, March 22: Highsmith Student Union Student Staff Applications

Want to work in the heart of campus? Join the Highsmith Student Union team as a member of our Student Staff! Student Staff play a vital role in the functioning of Highsmith Student Union, providing fun and educational opportunities to the entire UNC Asheville campus, and furthering the development of key technical skills in life. By working in Highsmith, you will be able to...

  • Develop leadership skills through the Social Change Model and Wheel
  • Gain relevant work experience for post-collegiate application
  • Impact your campus and community at large
  • Make friends in a fun and exciting environment
  • Learn more about UNC Asheville and way makes it so unique
  • Develop your transferrable skills for now and the future
  • Network with campus leaders and student leaders
  • Build your resume through one-of-a-kind opportunities
  • Work hard and play hard with the Highsmith team

How to Apply

All applications are fielded through UNC Asheville's application managing application, Handshake. Visit Highsmith Student Union's Handshake portal to apply today!

Available Student Positions

The following positions are currently available and accepting applications through March 22:

  • Highsmith Operations:
    • Building Manager
    • Event Technician
    • Game Room Assistant
    • Guest Services/Mail Room Assistant
    • Operations Assistant
    • Reservations Assistant
  • Marketing Assistant:
    • Graphic Design
    • Photography/Videography
  • Programming Supervisors:
    • ACE Director of Cinemas
    • ACE Director of Community
    • ACE Director of Craftworks
    • ACE Director of Promo
    • ACE Director of UNCA Live
    • ACE President
    • ACE Vice-President
    • Leadership Development
    • Fraternity and Sorority Life
    • Student Organizations