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Work Study

The federal government, state of Texas and Schreiner University provide programs for students to work while they are enrolled in school. Part time work-study positions are available both on and off campus to eligible students.

Work-Study Application

How do you know if you are eligible?

The Office of Financial Aid must award work-study to a student. Students must then apply for various positions through the Meaningful Work Office . The award does not guarantee a position. Students must interview and obtain a job before they are paid an hourly wage. Checks are cut bi-weekly to students based on approved time sheets.

Whether you are an incoming freshman or a current student, if you were not awarded work-study and would like the opportunity to work on campus, contact the financial aid office at, call us at 800-343-4919 or 830-792-7217, or come by the office in the Welcome Center.

Current Work-Study Opportunities

Other job opportunities on campus:

Off-campus job opportunities are available through our Career Development Office which provides JOBSFORMOUNTAINEERS - listings of entry-level professional jobs, internships, and summer employment. You can upload your resume and send it off to employers who are looking for candidates like you!

Community Internship Program (CIP) – Applications are taken in the spring of each year for assignments during the summer. Students work at local non-profit organizations and receive a $1200 scholarship during the following fall semester. Watch your email for notification.

LSS note takers – the LSS program will purchase notes from students in certain classes.

Peer tutors - students are paid to tutor other students on campus. Watch your email for notification.

Phone-a-thon workers – the Advancement office hires students to make phone calls during fund-raising drives. Watch your email for notification. These funds are paid directly to the student as part time employees of the university.