BRC Internship Program

Please read the information below and complete the online application.

Job Description


Black Resource Center Student Success Leaders - Asst III

Desired Start Date

April 2, 2018; Regular hours starts September 24, 2018

Position Type

On-Campus: Work-Study not required but may be used


April 2, 2018- June 14, 2019

Approximate Hours Per Week


Salary Pay Rate


The BRC is looking for a talented pool of aspiring student scholars to assist in carrying out the mission and goals of the Black Resource Center.

Students must be self-starters who can adhere to deadlines and on-going programming throughout the academic year. Black Resource Center Interns must be interested in producing BRC programming which promotes academic success, recruitment, retention, and matriculation.

Various tasks such as tabling, organizing events, identifying opportunities to promote student retention, and collaborating with campus units and student organizations will be assigned. BRC Interns will be called upon to help create and update BRC publications (newsletter), flyers, website and the official bulletin board, which highlights all of BRC's events, activities, etc.

Interns must make themselves available for duties which include the responsibilities of set-up and clean-up for BRC events, in addition to office duties which may include mailings, filing, and writing articles.

Interns are employed from (April 2, 2018) to (June 14, 2019).


  • Must be a full-time UCSD undergraduate student for the entire academic year with registration fees paid in full
  • Must be able to work ten hours per week
  • Total employment hours at UCSD must not exceed 19.5 hours per week
  • Must be able to work morning and afternoon/evening shifts between 8:30am – 7:00pm
  • Must be in good academic standing at application and must remain in good academic standing through the internship
  • Preferred skills: excellent communication skills, public speaking, previous experience working with teams, experience creating flyers and publicity, and a thorough knowledge of the UC San Diego.
  • Must be enrolled (with assistance) in the African American Studies Practicum (AIP) for spring quarter 2017. (Assistance will be provided)
  • Must attend New Hire Orientation (March 15, 2018), Transition Dinner (May 31, 2018), All Staff Training (September 16– 22, 2018), Student Success Institute (September 22, 2017), Campus Community Centers Leadership Institute (Sept. 20-21, 2018), Umoja Day, Overnight Program 2018 and 2019, Triton Day 2018-2019, and Transition Dinner (May 31, 2019)

How to Apply

Students must complete the online application. All applications must be submitted by Tuesday, January 24, 2018. No late applications will be accepted.

Requested documents:

  • Must include a one page statement detailing why you are interested in an intern position with the Black Resource Center and what skills you bring to the position (a resumé may not substitute).
  • Must include one letter of recommendation from someone who can speak to your motivation and experience.
  • Must include two professional recommendations: name, positions, and phone number.
  • Resumé submission strongly encouraged.

Posting Date

Friday, November 20, 2017

Expiration Date

Monday, January 22, 2018