An employment position that is awarded to a student showing financial need. Additional requirements include completing your FAFSA by March 1st and completing the Work Study Request Form by May 1.The student is awarded work-study through the Financial Aid Office. Students awarded work-study must report to the Human Resources Office to complete all necessary paperwork prior to being assigned to a department. The student receives a paycheck twice monthly. The usual workload per week varies from five to 20 hours. Students are currently paid $7.25 per hour. The work-study award is not applied to the student’s bill.