Working at Ohio State is more than just a job – our student employees play a central role in improving people’s lives every day.

At The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, you’ll find a variety of career opportunities for students. As a nationally ranked hospital system and the only academic medical center in central Ohio, Ohio State’s Wexner Medical Center provides a unique and exciting working environment that provides hands-on experience for students. We value learning, development and innovation and encourage our students to pursue their goals.

Ohio State provides you a platform to begin your career. Let our experience become your opportunity to learn and grow while working among the best, and be part of the team as we change the face of medicine. 

To build a diverse workforce, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Ohio State is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

What’s great about student working opportunities at Ohio State


Student Opportunities are Endless

Ohio State Wexner Medical Center offers a wide variety of positions from roles only for specific clinical majors to general student opportunities in administration and shared services. Our students gain valuable experience to position them well for employment opportunities after graduation while developing important relationships and references at a renowned institution in one of the largest industries in the world.


Start Building Your Retirement

Our student employees have the opportunity to begin building retirement now through the Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS).

  • This is voluntary and student employees are able to opt out of paying into OPERS
  • Learn more about our retirement benefits

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How often are jobs updated online?

New jobs are posted every Monday.

Where can I learn more about OSU benefits?

As part of The Ohio State University, we're pleased to offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes traditional insurance-based benefits, state retirement options, free Ohio State tuition and access to world-class cultural, sporting and exercise facilities and events. All benefits begin the first day of employment. You can learn more at

I’m interested in a research job at Ohio State’s College of Medicine. Where should I apply?

Applicants interested in any position within Ohio State’s Health System, College of Medicine, Office of Health Sciences, James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute, or Comprehensive Cancer Center should apply online at

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