(Or, “How Can I Get a Job Around Here?”) *
Confirm if you have a Federal Work Study award prior to beginning employment. Instructions for viewing your FWS are as follows:
*Please be aware that having a Federal Work Study award does not guarantee that you will obtain an on-campus student employment position. On-campus positions are limited, so you may want to consider checking out the off-campus job postings, as most jobs in that category are within an easy walk or bus ride from campus.
(Please note: Procedures will change beginning in the fall 2017 semester. On-campus student employment will be coordinated by the IUP Office of Human Resources.)
Your new supervisor needs to complete
the Online Request for Background
Check Form on the Human Resources website. Additional information can be found at the
You and your new supervisor will
receive an e-mail from the Office of Human Resources once you have been
provisionally cleared to begin work.
Once you have secured a position, you
will be asked to present your Social Security card and your driver’s license or photo ID along with the following list of forms to Payroll Services in G11 Sutton
Hall no later than your first day of work.
International student employees are required by federal guidelines to provide the following documentation, in addition to the list above (forms can be found on the IUP Payroll website):
(A Social Security card is required
before starting work. For more
information, please refer to the International Student
Employment website under Resources for more information on
Social Security numbers for F-1 and J-1 Visa Holders.)
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