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Full-Time Careers
To receive customized periodic updates about our upcoming and available full-time positions, in addition to other career-related information with University Advancement, please join our Careers Mailing List.

You can also create a job interest card on the CSU jobs website, and check the “Development/Fundraising” category for more general updates.

Student Employment Opportunities
To receive customized periodic updates about our upcoming and available student positions, in addition to other student employment- related information with University Advancement, please join our Student Careers Mailing List. You can find more information about UA student employment below.


Check below for our current openings. To receive periodic updates about our new and available positions, please join our talent community above. 

Annual Giving Creative Strategist

The Annual Giving Creative Strategist (AGCS) is responsible for managing a comprehensive direct marketing fundraising program with the goal of increasing the total number of annual donors and alumni association members to Colorado State University. A skilled copywriter, gifted storyteller and strategic thinker, the AGCS will implement creative ideas and develop compelling and high-impact communications through the enhancement of a robust direct mail program for both annual giving and alumni membership. The AGCS will possess the ability to make informed data-driven decisions and implement program changes where appropriate, while highlighting the University’s mission with a focus on annual giving and alumni membership

Salary range: $50,000-$60,000

Applications due January 24, 2021 

Assistant Director of Development, College of Health and Human Sciences

The Assistant Director of Development will work in a dynamic team environment with the College of Health and Human Sciences (CHHS) development team, Dean of the College, University Advancement partners, dean’s office staff and CHHS academic units to cultivate new donor relationships, generate financial philanthropic support, and steward gifts to CHHS. In collaboration with the Executive Director of Development and Director of Development, this position is responsible for creating and managing a strategy for a continuous and meaningful donor outreach (cold calling), identifying appropriate engagement opportunities within all 8 academic units, and collaborating with CHHS team to best engage donors and work them up the donor pyramid.

Salary range: $55,000-$65,000

Applications due January 31, 2021 


If you are looking for an opportunity to learn valuable skills and prepare for a career through collaboration with campus partners and employers, University Advancement is the place to be. We are looking for students in all areas of study with all levels of experience.

We have more than 60 student employees in a variety of our units, including Advancement Business Services, Advancement Marketing and Communications, CSU Events, Innovation Technology and Education, the Alumni Association and more!

If you are interested in working for University Advancement as a student hourly employee or work study student, look for our job postings on Handshake throughout the year, find us at CSU Career Fairs, or reach out to Annika Yappert.


Looking for more information about our full-time or student employment opportunities? Please contact our Recruiting and Talent Acquisition Specialist, Annika Yappert, at or (970) 491-7655. We can’t wait to hear from you!