Student Employment

Steps to Get a Work Study Position

  1. Be sure you have been awarded and accepted "Work-Study" on your PRISM financial aid page.
  2. You must be enrolled in at least 6 credits during the semester.
  3. Fill out the student employment application and turn it into the Solution Center.
  4. You will be contacted by your UW-email or with a phone call if a supervisor wishes to interview with you.
  5. Schedule an interview with the supervisor listed with each position. At the interview, hours and pay will be discussed.
  6. If you are hired for a position, make an appointment with the CAS Linda Hornick or the Solution Center.
  7. You MUST return the completed payroll packet to the Campus Administrative Specialist to get put on payroll. In addition, you'll have to complete and pass a background check.
  8. Students are responsible for entering their own work hours through the payroll system. Supervisors will approve all hours. Students get paid every two weeks through direct deposit. See attached Directions.
  9. Fall Work-Study positions are open starting Sept. 4, 2018 - December 21, 2018.
  10. Spring Work-Study positions are open starting January 28, 2019 - May 17, 2019.

Available Positions

Wage Information

  • First-year pay rate - $7.25 per hour 
  • Second-year rate returning to the same position - $7.50 per hour 

Contact Us

For more information contact Pam Olson in the Solution Center at 715-735-4301 or Linda Hornick for payment questions. Ken Lesperance can be contacted for maintenance positions.