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Freshmen Student Jobs

Working while you study can be a great way to help reduce your tuition bill. As a large metropolitan university, USF offers a number of employment options for students, including:

  • Federal Work-Study Jobs
    Federal Work-Study (FWS) provides part-time jobs for undergraduate students with financial need, allowing them to earn money to help pay education expenses.  Only students who receive FWS awards as part of a financial aid package are eligible to apply for FWS jobs.

  • On-Campus Employment
    Part-time student employment at USF is open to everyone who wants to apply.

  • Off-Campus Employment
    Many employers post jobs through our Handshake portal and there are countless area businesses who are seeking good student workers.

Learn more about all types of student employment and how to successfully prepare for the job search at the Work at USF website.