Make a difference, every day.
Working for MSU Denver means making a difference.
Every day we are inspired by the students we serve– many of whom are low-income or first-generation– and the impact they will make on the future of Colorado. Regardless of role, our employees lead with a collaborative approach to ensure all of our students succeed.
Driven by mission, led by values
MSU Denver’s mission, vision, ongoing operations, and strategic planning are informed by a core set of values that define who we are – and aspire to be – as a university.Learn about our Mission, Vision, and CADRE Values
At MSU Denver, employees are engaged, valued, and celebrated.
According to the latest MSU Denver university-wide engagement survey, 84% of employees feel valued, would recommend MSU Denver as a good place to work, and take pride in their work.
The diversity of faculty, staff, and students provides a rich working and learning environment where we strive to ensure that all are valued.
Employee Affinity Groups
Our Employee Affinity Groups are an essential component in promoting belonging and providing a sense of community for our employees.
We are proud to recognize and celebrate our community through events, including our annual Roadrunners Who Soar celebration.
Experience work life balance.
MSU Denver is committed to our employees’ quality of life.
We understand that work should not replace life, and offer flexibility around school schedules, family obligations, and for the moments that come up in our professional and personal lives.
Our flexible work arrangements are perfect for the working parent. We offer hybrid work arrangements, completely virtual work arrangements, and even flexible work hour arrangements.
Working for MSU Denver has been a wonderful experience. I feel valued as an employee and feel that my voice matters. I am able to find purpose in my work without sacrificing family time. As a father of two young kids, the flexible work schedule and affordable health insurance options make all the difference.
Executive Director of Student Support and Retention
Receive wrap-around benefits.
Our employees agree– MSU Denver has a strong benefits plan and retirement offerings. As reported by MSU Denver employees in the University-wide engagement survey.
As a MSU Denver employee, you’ll receive a comprehensive benefits package and retirement options, generous vacation time, employee tuition assistance, free public transportation, and internal mobility– all amongst a beautiful campus setting.