Student Community Service Officer

March 8, 2021



A unique opportunity UAPD offers for University of Arizona students is the Community Service Officer (CSO) program. Students are employed by the police department, trained, and then patrol University of Arizona properties on golf cart, vehicles, bicycles, or on foot.  CSOs act as the eyes and ears of the police department. CSOs also assist Police Officers and Police Aides by taking certain criminal reports such as bicycle thefts and other larcenies. In addition, they assist the University community by responding to requests for escorts, public assists, and non-criminal alarms. CSOs may also assist in other facets of the department such as Property & Evidence, Athletic and other Special Events, Dispatching, Administration, and Investigations.

The University of Arizona Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of student Community Service Officer. This position involves assisting The University of Arizona Police Department personnel with daily duties to include detection of criminal activity on University of Arizona main campus and satellite properties. CSOs work a minimum of 15 hours per week and a maximum of 25 hours per week while school in session. Applicants must be able to work evenings and weekends.  

  • Benefits Eligible: No
  • Salary Range: $13.00/hour
  • Candidate must pass a background investigation.

Minimum Qualifications

  • University of Arizona student (at least 6 credit hours)
  • No felony convictions
  • Valid US Drivers License


*Position is currently Closed - Check back again*

Employment Applications can be printed or picked up in our lobby at 1852 E. 1st Street.  Open 24/7  

Background packet must be completed and notarized. Send or submit in person to: UAPD 1852 E. First Street, Tucson, AZ 85721.

All certificates requested must be included and the packet notarized.

Completed applications and background packet can be dropped off in lobby drop box.  Open 24/7