Student Employment

College Work-Study

The College Work-Study Program provides on-campus jobs for students who have applied for financial aid and demonstrated financial need, allowing them to earn money to help pay educational expenses. Students awarded College Work-Study must maintain a minimum cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0. Students who have been awarded College Work-Study will be notified of this award via the Financial Aid Award Notice. The student's Award Notice will include specific information on how to apply for a Work-Study position. Job postings will be available online after July 1 for the upcoming academic year. Students are not guaranteed a job. You must interview with potential employers before you are hired. Students who do not secure a job will have their Work-Study award cancelled. Work-Study funds are limited and students should apply early to maximize their opportunity to receive College Work-Study as a part of his/her financial aid ‘package’.

Work-study positions pay $7.75/hour. Students are paid on a bi-monthly basis for time worked. The pay periods end on the 15th and the end of each month. MSU students are encouraged to sign up for Direct Deposit to receive your paychecks; contact the MSU Payroll Office (940:397-4222) for complete details. Students, with their supervisors, are responsible for monitoring the hours worked with regard to the amount of Work-Study awarded. Completion of the timesheet is the responsibility of the student. Timesheets are to be submitted ONLINE by 5 p.m. on the business day after the pay period ends, as scheduled by the Work-Study coordinator and/or hiring department (or earlier, if scheduled holidays fall within the month). Timesheets MUST be submitted online by the student and approved by the supervisor. Students will not be paid until the following month's payroll if timesheets are submitted late! 

NOTE THESE IMPORTANT DATES!
Student and Hourly Timesheets are due by 5:00 P.M. on the dates indicated on the Semi-Monthly Due and Pay Dates tab.  Student and Hourly Timesheets received after the due date will be processed in the subsequent payroll period

WEB TIME ENTRY NOW AVAILABLE FOR CWS STUDENTS!
CWS students will submit bi-monthly timesheets via Web Time Entry in lieu of paper timesheets!  Click here for complete details.

Questions regarding College Work Study? Email Sara Connolly.

NON College Work-Study

Questions regarding regular NON College Work-study Employment? Interested students should contact the MSU Career Management Center at 940:397-4473, located in room 108 of the Clark Student Center for additional information.  Additionally, the Career Management Center offers the Mustangs HIRE job announcement system (http://www.mwsu.edu/career/mustangshire).

The following job postings have been approved for students who have been awarded Federal/State College Work Study funds as part of his/her overall financial aid packageThis information will be updated as jobs become available.


Department:
America Reads Program
Hours Per Week:
15-20
Hourly Rate:
$9.00
Enrollment Period:
Fall 2015 and Spring 2016
Job Description:
o Work as a reading tutor within the elementary schools in the Wichita Falls Independent School District. o Work under the guidance of school principal and/or teaching staff. o Must pass background check by WFISD. o School assignments made by WFISD administrative staff, but student preference will be considered. MUST HAVE OWN TRANSPORTATION TO GET TO ASSIGNED SCHOOL. MUST BE AVAILABLE BETWEEN 8 A.M. AND 3 P.M. FOR TUTORING.
Present your completed "Work-Study Notice", as instructed in your award notice to the following contact:
Linda Foster
Financial Aid Office
Hardin South, Room 102
940-397-4214
Department:
Associate VP-Student Affairs
Hours Per Week:
10
Hourly Rate:
$8.00
Enrollment Period:
Fall 2015 and Spring 2016
Job Description:
Responsible for assisting with the ongoing maintenance, updating, and delivery of university social media accounts (Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, YouTube, and more); taking digital pictures and video recordings on campus and during campus activities; assisting with copying, campus errands, correspondence, and other duties as assigned. Successful applicants will have a strong experience using high volume social media platforms, as well as knowledge of photography and video creation. In addition to experience with computer applications, including Microsoft Office (i.e. Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Publisher), Adobe Acrobat, and common graphic design software, applicants must have attention for detail and the ability to demonstrate consistent, responsible, and appropriate use of the English Language (including spelling and grammar). Work attire is business casual. Must have loads of enthusiasm; be comfortable with emerging technologies, interviewing faculty, staff or students, and demonstrate a desire to achieve in a fast-paced and evolving digital environment.
Present your completed "Work-Study Notice", as instructed in your award notice to the following contact:
AJ Lopez III
Student Affairs
Dillard, Room 265
940-397-2800
Department:
Purchasing Warehouse
Hours Per Week:
16
Hourly Rate:
$7.75
Enrollment Period:
Fall 2015
Job Description:
Help storekeeper in warehouse, must be able to climb stairs, ladders, and step stools throughout the shift, lift 65 pounds to waist level, must have organizational skills and willingness to maintain a neat and clean appearance
Present your completed "Work-Study Notice", as instructed in your award notice to the following contact:
Vicky Hodges
Purchasing
Daniel Building, Room 200
940-397-4109