Saint Leo University Student Employment

Saint Leo University offers students the opportunity to work on campus during the academic year. Student employment gives you the hands on ability to learn marketable skills, gain career experience, and develop a network of contacts before you even graduate!

Student Employment is a real job for which you will be paid per the approved pay scale. Having this part time job can help reduce your need for student loans! You may apply for more than one job but you can only be hired for one job.

Students' jobs are funded either by Federal Work Study or by Institutional funding. If you are not awarded Federal Work Study, there are job opportunities available on campus that do not require FWS. These positions are funded by Saint Leo.

Benefits of Student Employment

  • Build Relationships: Meet other students, and network with teachers and administrators while working on campus.
  • Professional Development: Interested in sport business? Get a job as an athletic team manager. Studying biology? Work as a science tutor at the Learning Resource Center.
  • Flexibility: Many supervisors are flexible in setting up a work schedule. You may even be able to work between classes.
  • Better Grades: Studies show that students who work tend to achieve better grades and manage their time more efficiently.

Job List

The Saint Leo Online Application System contains a section for Student Employment.

Search the list for jobs that are of interest to you.

How to Apply

The University Online Application System requires completion of the Student Employment Application plus a Cover Letter and Resume for each position. You are encouraged to contact the department via email or in person to schedule an interview.

Cover Letter and Resume templates are provided as Word documents for you to "Save as" your name, complete the appropriate data and attach when applying for Student Employment.

Be Prepared for the Interview!

Bring your Class Schedule to the interview. It makes a good impression if you provide a schedule of the days and hours you are available to work. You may not work during scheduled class time even if the class is canceled.

Complete Paperwork Process

All Student Employment Forms

Begin Work

All student employees must read and be familiar with the Student Employment Handbook.

Time Sheets are required to accurately record the hours you work each day. Your supervisor will review time sheet protocol with you. It is your responsibility to accurately complete the time sheet and submit to your supervisor per the payroll schedule.

Direct Deposit is required for student employees to receive their pay. Complete the Direct Deposit form to have your earnings deposited into your checking or savings account with any bank in the United States. International students will need to open an account with a local bank.

Jobs that do not Require Federal Work Study

Students’ jobs are funded either by Federal Work Study or by Institutional Funding. If you are not awarded Federal Work Study, there are job opportunities available on campus that does not require the award.

Visit the Student Employment section on the Saint Leo Online Application System to search for job opportunities.