There are many opportunities at UML for paid research assistantships and fellowships for undergraduate and graduate students. Reach out to a faculty member in your department to ask about available research positions. Also check out Honors Fellowships.
Be a Co-op Student
If you're in the Manning School of Business or the Francis College of Engineering, or a computer science major, you may apply for either a 3-month or 6-month co-op position in a professional workplace outside the university.