Student Work Office

The Student Work Office facilitates meaningful work experiences which contribute to student success by fostering holistic development, academic growth, and career preparedness.

To achieve this, the Student Work Office:

  • Supports student supervisors through training, resources, best practices, and consultation 
  • Assists students in finding on-campus jobs, and provides student workers with resources and support for their on-campus positions
  • Collaborates across campus to create consistent, accessible, and equitable systems for student work

Resources for Students and Supervisors

Students can contact the Student Work Office for:

  • Assistance finding an on-campus job
  • Work-study information 
  • Disability-related work accommodations
  • Guidance regarding workplace issues 
  • General questions about on-campus student work 
Supervisors of students can contact the Student Work Office for:
  • Guidance on the student hiring process
  • Training and assistance on using Handshake to post student positions
  • Guidance writing job descriptions and student worker materials/handbooks
  • Consultation regarding workplace or performance issues
  • Questions about student work policies or practices 

Contact Us

Kate Walford
Student Work Coordinator
503/517-4847

Monday–Friday
8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
Eliot 202

Student Work Office Hours
Tuesdays 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Student Center/MRC Living Room

Student Worker Handbook (PDF)