Student Positions with the Office of Sustainability



The Office of Sustainability has created a robust student internship program that provides outreach opportunities to engage the campus in embracing a sustainable lifestyle and environmental stewardship.  If you are a student interested in making a difference on campus by working on sustainability issues and initiatives, apply for an internship with our office.  Internships are available every semester.

Internship positions are available in the following areas:

  • Conservation
  • Education & Development 
  • Events
  • Marketing
  • Zero Waste


Graduate Assistantships

Graduate assistantships are available annually, typically starting in the summer or fall.  Students in these positions have the opportunity to educate the campus community about USD’s sustainability initiatives, plan and market sustainability-related events, and exercise leadership skills through the supervision of office interns.

Graduate assistantship positions are available in the following areas:

  • Education and Outreach
  • Marketing and Events 

For more information on these positions and application deadlines, please contact the Office of Sustainability at