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Student Job Info

Studies show that students who work a moderate amount tend to make better grades, learn to manage their time efficiently, are more persistent in their goal to graduate, and may have to borrow less in loans to help pay for college expenses.

Working On-Campus

Student jobs on campus are open only to currently enrolled CU-Boulder students. Often, these jobs combine good pay and valuable work experience because the job duties may relate to your academic major.  
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Working Off-Campus

The Student Employment Office can help with your job search if you want to work off-campus as well. You may also be eligible to earn work-study at an approved off-campus agency.
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Getting Paid

On-campus student employees are paid by Employee Services. Certain documents are required in order to begin working and getting paid.
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Work-Study

Work-study is a need-based financial aid program that allows students to work and use their earnings toward their educational expenses. You must apply for financial aid in order to determine whether or not you are eligible for work-study.
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Find a Job

Not sure where to begin? The Student Employment Office can help!
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