Students may apply online for positions available campus-wide. Student hiring managers from various areas on campus post their vacant positions, interview and select employees. The goal is to make the hiring process as seamless as possible while creating a student work experience similar to the "real world." We encourage you to visit the website regularly to check for new job postings.
How to Apply for Student Employment
On our homepage, select “JOB OPENINGS” from the About Us tab at the top of the page
Select “SEARCH POSTINGS” on left-hand menu
For Type of Position select “STUDENT EMPLOYMENT"
Select “VIEW” under position
To apply to the position, select “APPLY TO POSITION”
Complete application process
JOB ALERT INFORMATION:
Some areas will require a large number of student hires frequently throughout the year. These areas include, but are not limited to, the Falcon Center and residence halls. If you apply but are not hired for a particular position in one of these areas, please do not let this discourage you from applying for the same position if it is posted at a later date.
WORK PROGRAMS - We have two sources of funding for student employment; Federal College Work Study, which is a need based program and Auxiliary, which is a non-need based program.
FEDERAL COLLEGE WORK STUDY
Federal College Work Study (FCWS) is a program in which funds are awarded to students based on their eligibility derived from the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Work study earnings are not applied to tuition or other institutional charges.
Students may be limited to 15 - 20 hours of work per week.
The wage rate varies.
If offered, employment should be accepted only if you feel comfortable with the additional responsibility beyond your class schedule.
Job locations are varied and include almost every segment of the institution: administrative and academic departmental offices, laboratories, athletics, library, residence halls, recreation center and safety and security.
The Auxiliary program is funded directly by the institution.
Auxiliary earnings are not applied to tuition or other institutional charges.
Students are limited to 20 hours of work per week.
The wage rate varies.
Job locations are varied and include almost every segment of the institution: administrative and academic departmental offices, laboratories, residence halls, recreation center and safety and security.
Net Price Calculator
Fairmont State is pleased to provide the student aid calculator to assist you in estimating your costs to attend FSU. Results are based on 2021-2022 Estimated Cost of Attendance figures and student aid eligibility requirements which are subject to change. These results should assist you in determining an estimate of your out-of-pocket expense to attend Fairmont State.
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Office of Financial Aid
Turley Student Services Center
Room 303 Phone: (800) 641-5678, Opt. 2
(304) 367-4141 Fax: (304) 367-4789 FinancialAid@FairmontState.edu
When filling out your FAFSA, use 003812 as the school code