Colleges The Best Jobs for College Students  

Kristin Wong
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List Rules Top part-time jobs for a student in university

List of the best jobs for college students looking to make some money while balancing a full courseload. These part-time jobs for college kids include many off-campus that would also be suitable jobs for high school students. However, on-campus jobs may be more desirable, both because they are more flexible and because they look great on resumes. This list has been ranked by students who have learned how to make money in college and who know the best places to work for college kids. Vote for the positions you think are best to move them to the top of the list.

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Tutor is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Tutor

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Teacher's Assistant (TA) is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Teacher's Assistant (TA)

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Library Worker is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Library Worker

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Campus Tour Guide is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Campus Tour Guide

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Research Assistant is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Research Assistant

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Career-Oriented Intern is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Career-Oriented Intern

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Theater / Event Worker is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Theater / Event Worker

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Lab Assistant is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Lab Assistant

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Receptionist is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Receptionist

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Nanny / Babysitter is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Nanny / Babysitter

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Athletics Assistant is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Athletics Assistant

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Resident Advisor (RA) is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Resident Advisor (RA)

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Campus IT Support is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Campus IT Support

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Seasonal Worker is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Seasonal Worker

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Bartender is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Bartender

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Hostess is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Hostess

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Barista is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Barista

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Online Data Entry is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Online Data Entry

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Cashier is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Cashier

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Fitness Trainer / Aerobics Ins... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Fitness Trainer / Aerobics Instructor

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Waiter is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Waiter

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Freelance Writer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Freelance Writer

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Pizza Delivery is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
slaft added Pizza Delivery

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Caregiver / Personal Aide is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Caregiver / Personal Aide

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Lifeguard is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Ryan Sindon added Lifeguard

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Bank Teller is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Bank Teller

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Bartender is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
OpenMindsRadio added Bartender

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Dining Hall Employee is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Dining Hall Employee

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Pool Shark is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
slaft added Pool Shark