University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

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An Introduction to UITS Student Employment

UWM University Information Technology Services (UITS), employs approximately 200 UWM students in technology-related roles throughout the campus. UITS Student Employement is a nationally-recognized, award-winning program that immerses students in a professional IT work environment.

Student employees, who come from all disciplines and academic majors, work in many departments including:

  • Technology Help Desk
  • Network Operations
  • Campus Computer Labs
  • Software Licensing and Asset Management
  • Photography
  • Graphic Design
  • Professional Development/Training
  • Human Resources
UITS student employees are engaged in continual training and work side-by-side with UWM IT professionals. Students not only hone their technical skills but develop the professional skills needed to be successful when entering the workforce after graduation.