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 A Great Place to Work!

The University of Central Oklahoma is committed to creating a welcoming and inclusive working environment through recruiting, supporting and retaining a diverse faculty and staff. UCO is an exceedingly diverse institution with a global outlook that is reflected in our student body, dedicated faculty, staff and university administration. Our recognition of diversity includes an awareness of the many issues and challenges which confront underrepresented groups. We know having a diverse workforce is key to making UCO successful.

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Off-Campus Job Opportunities

Are you looking for an off-campus job? Handshake is the University of Central Oklahoma Career Development Center’s free, online job database. Local and nationwide part-time, full-time and internship positions are posted by employers recruiting UCO students and alumni. Current students access their account using their UCO credentials, and alumni can create an account online. For more information about Handshake or the Career Development Center, visit

Background Checks

All Finalists for University Of Central Oklahoma Positions Are Subject To Criminal Background Checks

Equal Employment Opportunity

Equal employment opportunity is a fundamental principle at the University of Central Oklahoma. Employment and career advancement is based on personal capabilities and professional qualifications without consideration of personal characteristics such as race, gender or age. View UCO’s equal employment opportunity policy for complete details.

Third-Party Job Opportunities

Custodial/Janitorial Services: WFF Service, 405-974-2264.

Food Service/Chartwells: Todd Nixon,, 405-974-2371.

View a list of current opportunities

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I know if my application was received?

Upon submitting your application, a message will appear on your screen notifying you that your application has been submitted. Our system does not send an email confirmation of submission. Please note that even if your application was not completed and/or submitted, it will still be viewable by hiring managers.

How long does the hiring process take?

There is no set amount of time for the hiring process. If you apply to a position and receive an interview, we encourage you to discuss the timeline with the hiring manager as it varies by role.

I submitted my application but my information has changed. can I change my application?

Yes! Go to, click on the type of role you applied to (student, staff, faculty or adjunct). Then you may sign in to your account and from there you can view and edit your application.

Will I be informed if I don’t get the position I applied to?

Yes, we send out email communications to all applicants who were not selected.

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