University of Minnesota
Office of Human Resources

Working at the University

The University of Minnesota is a premier employer for Minnesotans and a talent magnet attracting leading faculty and staff from around the world to the state of Minnesota. As one of the state's largest employers, with over 18,000 faculty and staff system-wide, the University offers an unparalleled employment experience. Only at the University do you get:

  • Pride in working for one of the top public research universities in the world, with a mission and track record of being a leader in education, research, and outreach
  • Rich set of career opportunities with over 18,000 jobs and over 100 unique job types
  • Comprehensive benefits package: medical and dental plan options, short-term disability, long-term disability, fixed and optional retirement plans, flexible spending accounts for health and child care expenses
  • Over 100 training and development opportunities in leadership, supervision, technical skills, service improvement, and career enrichment
  • Dedication to employees' wellness and work/life balance with programs to promote a healthy workplace as well as a healthy lifestyle
  • Tuition benefits on University of Minnesota courses taken for academic credit
  • Rich, academic environment where diversity is valued, and ideas are the cornerstone of the institution

Twin Cities campus scene
People at computer training