Jobs & Internships

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U of M Student Positions and Internships

We offer a variety of part-time jobs and internships, especially for U of M students to gain experience in all areas of arts management including Marketing, Development, Production, Ticketing, Engagement, Front of House (ushering), and Programming. Open positions are posted here and announced on our social media channels, and are available both during the academic year and year-round. 


Now Hiring Student Interns

Communications Intern 

Job ID: 361953

The Communications Intern is a member of the Business Development & Customer Support team who assists with and leads a variety of projects that support the mission, vision, and values of Northrop while participating in opportunities to learn and explore new skills. Job duties include assisting with writing, editing, and proofreading for all different types of media to support Northrop’s programming of dance, music, comedy, academic, and engagement performances and activities, as well as the Northrop building, Bistro, and events hosted by Northrop’s resident departments or outside promoters/renters. The Communications Intern follows all Northrop and UMN brand and style guides, and upholds the mission, vision, and values of Northrop and the UMN at all times.

This is a part-time ongoing flexible U of M student position, 15-20 hours per week arranged around the student's schedule between 8:00 am and 6:00 pm, Mon–Fri during the academic year, and up to 40 hours per week during summer and school breaks. This position requires a currently enrolled UMN student majoring in communications, English, journalism, public relations, advertising, marketing, performing arts, or related field, with the capacity to work some weekends and/or evening hours as needed based on the schedule of Northrop’s events. This position has a flexible start date beginning in Aug 2024.

For more information and to apply, University of Minnesota student applicants please visit z.umn.edu/StudentJob361953


Our team includes full-time, part-time, and U of M student employees and volunteers who love the intersection of arts, entertainment, and education; want to make a difference in their community; and enjoy working with a group of talented and committed colleagues. The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer, and offers competitive salaries, generous benefits, and the prestige of working for one of Minnesota’s most beloved arts and educational institutions. Hours and schedules vary based on position and events. Open positions are posted here and also on all of Northrop’s social media channels when available.


There are not any open staff positions available at this time. Please check back and follow @NorthropUMN on social media.