Cadets are part-time employees who work closely with the Police and Security Divisions of the Department. They patrol campus, provide safety escorts, secure buildings, monitor security cameras, dispatch in the 911 Communications Center, and provide event security, among other assignments. There are a variety of assignments available throughout the day and night but many of the assignments have late night hours that end after midnight. All new hires can expect at least one permanent shift on a Friday or Saturday night. Base rate of pay is $10.50 per hour. Applicants must be available to work nights and weekends. Cadet applications are accepted throughout the calendar year however most applicants are not considered for hire until the end of each Fall semester and Summer Sessions.
All those interested in becoming a Cadet should return completed applications to M/Cpl. Rich in person or via mail at:
M/Cpl. R. Rich
University of Delaware Police
413 Academy Street
Newark, DE 19716