Federal Work Study Program Overview
On-Campus Work Study
The Federal Work-Study on-campus program places FWS students with WSSU Departments to earn their work-study dollars. Participating students will work directly for WSSU departments to gain valuable real-world work experience, and build professional development skills. Read more to better understand The Federal Work Study Program.
Off-Campus Community Service
The Federal Work-Study Community Service (FWSCS) program places FWS students with community service organizations to earn their work-study dollars.
Participating students will work directly for a partnering non-profit agency to gain valuable service-oriented experience and improve the quality of life for community residents and low-income individuals.
These unique work-study positions are designated to address issues such as: literacy training, social services, housing and neighborhood improvement, public safety, recreation, "at-risk" youth, community improvement, and arts education.
Register, Post, Hire
1. Register Your Organization - Placement sites must be registered in RamTRAK.
Off-Campus agencies must also complete an annual agreement.
2. On-campus employers are encouraged to post all departmental (non-work-study) student
employment opportunities via RamTRAK. WSSU students can view these job listings via
RamTRAK on the Student Employment and Career Services websites.
3. Interview and Hire Students - Hiring Procedures