Student Employment

Types of Employment

There are currently several types of employment available to our students. Each type of employment has varying eligibility criteria, application types and funding sources. The following information will explain each type and who qualifies.

Federal Work Study/UMass Lowell Student Employment

Eligibility: 

Students enrolled full-time in traditional undergraduate or graduate degrees that file a FAFSA form and meet specific need based criteria will receive notification of award with their financial aid package.

How to Apply:

Job Location and Development

Eligibility:

Any enrolled student. Positions are located at off-campus employers, not affiliated with UMass Lowell.

How to Apply:

  • Log into JobHawk
  • Search for jobs
  • Apply through JobHawk to receive contact information for individual company
  • Submit resume to them directly

Temporary On-Campus Student Employment

Eligibility:

Any enrolled student.

How to Apply:

  • Contact individual departments to inquire about their employment needs. These positions are funded directly by individual departments.

Co-op Scholars

Eligibility:

Eligible incoming first year students will receive this award as a part of their offer of admission.

How to Apply: