Off-Campus Work-Study Policies and Procedures

To start, the university must check that both the student and/or the intended agency employer is eligible to participate in the Off-Campus Work-Study program.

Once the eligibility of the student and/or agency have been confirmed, the hiring and authorization process must be followed.

Federal Work-Study only covers a portion of a student’s salary. Please read the information here thoroughly to ensure that students are paid accurately and correctly for the work they do.

If this is your first time supervising a student employee, give them the same orientation you would give a starting staff member. Here are some tips on how to orient students to give them a good working environment and allow them to thrive in their position.