Student Employment Services is now University Experiential Learning!

NEW! Login below to our campus experiential learning platform, SMILE. This platform connects our students to paid campus internships and student jobs.

Students (grad/undergrad): Search for your next opportunity. Apply to positions across all JHU schools and divisions.

Faculty/Staff: Post your paid campus internships and student jobs. Your positions will be accessible to all students university-wide.

Let’s Get Started!


Although University Experiential Learning at Homewood is physically closed in accordance with the guidelines from Johns Hopkins University, the state of Maryland and the CDC due to COVID-19, we will continue to serve you remotely.

Questions and Concerns

We can be reached by phone at (410) 516-8414 during normal business hours only – Monday thru Friday from 8.30 am to 4.30 pm. After business hours, please contact us by email at

Your Paycheck

Effective immediately, student employee checks are not available for pickup and will be mailed to students. Please make sure your address is updated and accurate in ESS. We encourage all students to sign up for direct deposit immediately.

I-9 Appointments

Continue to make appointments online for the completion of the form I-9. Please note, there will not be an in-person meeting. One of our staff members will reach out to you for further proceedings.

Submitting Your Payroll Forms

International students please forward your required FNIF and copy of SSN Card to

Working while in college is one of the most universal experiences of college life. University Experiential Learning offers the opportunity to explore career options, obtain transferable skills, work with faculty and staff who understand student life, and helps to ease financial burdens. University Experiential Learning serves all JHU students work-study and “non” work-study alike.

Our Mission

To enrich and enhance the overall learning experience of our students by providing part-time work experiences and paid campus internships that foster leadership development, provides transferable life skills, enables career development, and allows for the integration of classroom learning with the work experience.