Current Job Openings

The Valparaiso University Police Department offers several full and part-time employment opportunities. There are also opportunities for student employment within the police department. Full and part-time officers are always being sought for future positions. While there is not always an opening, we like to keep applications on file.


Full and part-time telecommunicators are also hired by the Valparaiso University Police Department. While positions are not always open, we like to keep applications on file for future references.

Telecommunications combines many functions including dispatching, emergency phone handling, alarm monitoring, and many other duties. For further information see communications.

Student employment

The Valparaiso University Police Department employs many students to fill various positions. The transportation service employs many students as dispatchers. Of course, class schedules are foremost and hours worked are conducive to study time. For information, see the VU Transportation Service page.