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Employment and Human Resources



The University of Southern Mississippi welcomes applicants to continue to express interest in open positions. However, applicants should be aware that current hiring processes may be delayed while the University is operating at a Yellow, Orange, or Red COVID-19 Response level. Current COVID-19 Response information is available at

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

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