Federal Work Study

Welcome to the Federal Work Study Page

Students - FWS eligibility is determined by the Office of Financial Aid. If you have been awarded FWS as a part of your financial aid package, then the Center for Career and Professional Success will assist you with the process of securing employment.

Employers/Supervisors - All supervisors must complete the orientation each academic year.

Getting Started with Federal Work Study in 3 Easy Steps.

1. Complete Student Orientation

All FWS-eligible students must complete the self-paced orientation to begin the employment process.


2. Search & Apply for Jobs

All FWS jobs are posted via Handshake.


3. Submit Onboarding Documents

After a verbal offer of employment has been made, students should complete the Docusign process to initiate the formal hiring process and background check.