Student Employment

Students who wish to work part time while enrolled at the University of Saint Francis may be considered for employment through the following programs:

On-Campus Employment

On-campus employment is a non-need-based program that allows students who are able to work on campus up to 20 hours per week at the current minimum wage.

Federal Work-Study Program

The Federal Work-Study Program requires that a student demonstrates financial need. A student’s eligibility is determined during the financial aid awarding process. Eligibility does not guarantee a position; finding a position is the student’s responsibility. Students are required to complete an application online in My Cougar Connection.

Applications are available by August 1 prior to the start of the academic year. The student will receive a paycheck every two weeks rather than having it deducted from their bill. The exact amount that the student will earn is dependent upon the actual hours that are worked and the rate of pay.

Employment Aid Readiness Network (EARN) Indiana

Employment Aid Readiness Network (EARN) Indiana, former state summer work study, helps students with financial need. This program provides access to resume-building, experiential, paid internships, while employers receive state matching funds in exchange for hiring these students.

EARN Indiana has partnered with Indiana INTERNnet to better match students and employers to maximize each student’s academic success and career achievement and to assist employers in finding the perfect fit for their team.

Information regarding this program is available through EARN Indiana.