JobLink For Students

The Student Employment Office maintains an online system called JobLink to connect you with employers on campus. Through JobLink, you will find the following information:

  • How to search for open jobs on campus
  • How to apply for a job, upload resumes, cover letters, and other application materials
  • Resources for student employees

Please note that all incoming first-year and transfer students will not have access to JobLink until two weeks before the start of the semester.

JobLink Tutorials

  1. Log in to Blackboard: learn.rochester.edu
  2. Click on the tab for Services, followed by the subtab Jobs and Internships.
  3. On the Jobs page you will find the link to log in to JobLink.
  1. Click Find a Job from the Applicant Menu.
  2. Students can create a Custom or Advanced Search or use Quick Search to see all available jobs. Jobs are grouped by Federal Work Study requirements. Only students with FWS will be able to apply to FWS required jobs.
  1. To view available positions there may be University disclaimers to agree to.
  2. Click the hyperlink next to the Job Title to read through the job description.
  3. Students are able to apply to multiple jobs with the same application. Select all the jobs and click Apply for Selected Jobs.
  4. Resumes are required for all positions.
  5. Any fields with a red asterisk are required. Be sure to review all information before submitting an application.
  6. Need help with a resume? Stop by the Gwen M. Greene Center for tips on writing a great resume!

The My Dashboard in JobLink will show students their employment history, application status, Job Mail subscriptions, I-9 status, and training completion dates.

The Applications Tab displays the status of the positions students apply to. Students are able to contact employers and view job details from the Application page.

When you’re offered a position, you must complete the Wage Theft Prevention Act (WTPA) requirements.

  1. You will receive an email from Student Employment with instructions to complete the form.
  2. Students will need to log into JobLink and click on UR Hired.
  3. Read through the page and complete the form using the link at the bottom of the page.
  4. The agreement date should be the date you are completing the form.
  5. If your primary language is Chinese, Haitian Creole, Korean, Polish, Russian, or Spanish, meet with your employer to complete this requirement in your primary language.
  6. Until this section is completed, you will not be hired into the position.
  7. A confirmation email will be sent once all pre-requisites are complete.