Working at CTY Summer Sites

At the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth (CTY), students explore their interests and challenge themselves academically while belonging to a vibrant learning community and making lifelong friends. As part of our On-Campus Summer Programs team, you can develop invaluable skills, grow your professional networks, and make friends while earning a competitive salary and working closely with bright students from around the world. Our On-Campus Summer Programs are held at esteemed colleges, universities, and schools around the United States.

Various positions are available at our residential and day/commuter sites.

At residential sites, students and staff live on campus during the session. Housing and meals are provided in addition to salary for staff. View a sample daily schedule.

At day/commuter sites, students and staff arrive onsite daily to engage in a lively learning community and return home at the end of each program day. View a sample daily schedule.

CTY Summer Employment FAQs

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Positions at 2023 Summer Residential Sites
2023 residential programs will be held in Maryland, Pennsylvania, California, and Rhode Island.

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Positions at 2023 Summer Day/Commuter Sites
2023 day/commuter programs will be held in Baltimore and New York City.

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Core Student Dates for Summer 2023

  • Session 1 for all sites except Santa Cruz: June 25 – July 14
  • Session 2 for all sites except Santa Cruz: July 16 – August 4
  • Santa Cruz Session 1: July 2-July 21
  • Santa Cruz Session 2: July 23-August 11

Arrival date for Site Administrators: Session one administrators arrive the Sunday before academic and residential staff for orientation and training. This includes Site Directors, Academic Deans, Academic Counselors, Assistant Site Directors, Deans of Residential Life, Deans of Students, Office Managers, Site Nurses, Assistant Academic Deans, Dean of Students’ Assistants, General Assistants, Senior Resident Assistants, Health Assistants, and Residential Program Assistants. Please note that senior administrative staff (Site Directors, Assistant Site Directors, Academic Deans, Academic Counselors, Deans of Students, Deans of Residential Life, and Office Managers) also attend mandatory training the first Saturday and Sunday in June.

How to Apply

Applying is simple and establishes you as a part of the JHU Talent Community.

All candidates for summer employment must submit an online application and resume. Even if you have previously worked for CTY, you must upload a current resume to complete your application. Please note that JHU requires all staff to be vaccinated for COVID-19.

Questions? Read our FAQs or email [email protected].