Skip navigation

Employment and Human Resources


As a Southern Miss employee, you will be eligible for a range of benefits, including health insurance, state retirement and educational benefits. Employees can also purchase athletic and arts tickets at discounted rates, gain access to fitness centers at a low rate, and have many opportunities for professional growth through on-campus programs, as well as participate in university-wide advocacy groups such as Faculty Senate and Staff Council.

The Southern Miss Employee Advantage

Southern Miss Employee Advantage

Committed to seeing all faculty and staff “soar to new heights” by enhancing their quality of life, furthering their educational and personal goals, and taking their employee experience TO THE TOP!

Learn More

Current USM employees:  In order to access postings that are internal-only, you have to access Cornerstone logged in with your w#.  You will not be able to view or apply for internal-only postings from our website without being logged in.  Click the Inside HR button at the bottom of the screen, then click the Employment Tab, then click Applicant Tracking System for the link to login to the site.

View current job opportunities online.

  • External applicants: Click Here
  • Internal applicants:  Click Here - Use SOAR credentials (w+emplid)

Applicant Frequently Asked Questions

We wish you the best of luck in your future career endeavors and thank you for your interest in soaring with The University of Southern Mississippi. SMTTT!

University Human Resources

University of Southern Mississippi students who are interested in on-campus employment, should utilize Handshake, which is offered through Career Services

Access New Employee Forms here.

Current Employees

Log in with your w# to access forms, training, payroll information, hiring resources, etc.

Contact Us

Employment and Human Resources
301 McLemore Hall (MCL)
118 College Dr. #5111
Hattiesburg, MS 39406

Hattiesburg Campus

Campus Map