There are multiple benefits of working as a student employee. Having some extra cash while attending school is always a plus for a student. There’s more to student jobs than making money. Other benefits include developing time management skills, gaining valuable work skills and employment experience that will enhance a resume’, and developing professional relationships that can lead to future letters of support and recommendation. Missouri State University had in excess of 3,100 student employees and paid over $6,100,000 in wages during the previous year.
What is work study? Access the following link to see if you’re eligible and to learn more about the work study program. https://www.missouristate.edu/studentemp/205968.htm
There are a large variety of job opportunities for students. Most departments on campus hire student employees. Positions for off-campus employers are also listed on the website.
To view all current job postings and apply for on-campus positions, use the following web address: www.missouristate.edu/findajob
Read a student testimonial of how working on campus made an impact on their education: best part of college
After being hired or a job, you will need to complete new hire paperwork. A list of identification documents needed for completing new hire paperwork can be found at https://www.uscis.gov/sites/default/files/files/form/i-9.pdf.
Contact the Student Employment Services office with any questions.
Phone – (417) 836-5627
Blair Shannon 113