Northwestern Health Sciences University
  • Student Affairs
  • Bloomington, MN, USA
  • Full Time

Our Mission:

Northwestern Health Sciences University prepares the next generation of healthcare professionals to deliver and advance health care.

NWHSU Overview:

Founded in 1941, NWHSU is a progressive institution educating the next generation of health care professionals. While the institution's history is rooted in the chiropractic profession, NWHSU now focuses more broadly on integrative care, health, and wellness. In addition to our Doctor of Chiropractic, we offer a Doctor in Chinese Medicine, and offerings in massage therapy, nutrition, undergraduate health sciences, and the allied health professions - medical assisting, medical laboratory science, medical laboratory technology, radiation therapy, and radiologic technology. We are a mission- and vision-driven university, preparing the next generation of healthcare professionals to not only deliver, but advance health care.

Position Information:

The Student Life Coordinator develops and implements co-curricular and student activities programming, as well as student leadership and mentorship programs, for the NWHSU community, and serves as a key advisor and liaison for the University's Student Senate, clubs, and organizations. This position supports the overall operations of the office of Student Affairs, assisting with major campus events such as Commencement and Orientation, and coordinating front office functions such as student employee/front desk staff supervision, and testing center scheduling and proctoring. A successful Student Life Coordinator will have the ability to design impactful programs and services, and bring those initiatives to life in collaboration with the Dean of Students, Student Senate Cabinet, and Club and Organization leaders.

This is a full-time position with occasional evening and weekend hours.

Work Location:

Bloomington, MN with flexibility to work 1-2 days per week remotely; must live local and be able to come to campus as needed.


  • Serve as co-advisor for NWHSU's Student Senate
  • Oversee the University's Club and Organization Program
  • Design and implement student leadership development and peer mentorship programs
  • Provide support for major campus events
  • Coordinate front desk coverage and supervise student employees
  • Provide support for the operations of the Accommodations Testing Center
  • Manage student communications and offer general support for the office of Student Affairs


  • 1-3 years of relevant experience
  • Bachelor's degree is required or equivalent work experience
  • Master's degree is preferred

Our Benefits:

NWHSU is proud to offer you and your eligible family members a comprehensive benefits package. Our package is designed to change with you meeting current needs and anticipating your future needs. We offer medical, dental, and vision care insurance. Flexible spending accounts that allow you to pay for out of pocket medical and daycare or eldercare expenses with pre-tax dollars. Life insurance, short-term disability and long-term disability that allow you to be protected for an unexpected loss or income interruptions. As your partner in building retirement income, NWHSU provides a 403(b) Plan. On-site clinic services for you and your immediate family. Tuition reimbursement to support employees in job-related courses outside of NWHSU and Tuition Remission for academic courses offered by NWHSU. Our generous time away program helps you enjoy a health work/life balance.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

Northwestern Health Sciences University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate.

Northwestern Health Sciences University
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