Work-Study/Campus Employment

The work–study program provides on– and off–campus jobs for students who need help to meet a portion of their living and educational expenses. Funding for the work-study programs is provided by the federal and state governments as well as the University of St. Thomas. Work-study awards are based on need.

  • Federal Work-Study: A federal program that provides on–campus jobs for qualified students based on demonstrated need and is awarded by the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid. Students receive paychecks for work performed.
  • Texas College Work–Study Program: A state funded work-study program for eligible Texas residents. Students receive paychecks for work performed.
  • Campus Employment: A number of positions are available on campus for students who desire to work. Such positions can be secured through the Career Services Office and are not part of financial aid awards.