Student Employment

On-campus student employment offers several benefits that can greatly enhance a student’s college experience. Not only is a campus job a way to make money to cover additional college expenses, it is also a convenient way to develop skills and become better connected with the campus community.  It is a valuable experience that can contribute to a student’s personal and professional growth while complementing their academic journey.

Students Seeking On Campus Student Employment

Department Supervisors Seeking Student Employees

All student employment positions require:

  • Current job description adhering to the Job Description Guidelines which require a Sample Job Description
  • Budget approval by the Business Office.
  • Position posted on Handshake to ensure equal access to all students.  When candidates are equally qualified, preference should be given first to students with federal work study and then to international students. If you are unsure of each candidate’s status, contact career development to request a look up.
  • Adherence to Student Employment Hiring Guidelines ensures an equitable, smooth, and effective recruitment process.

Contact career development with any questions.

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Career Resources


Fall/J-Term/Spring Semesters with possibility for working over the summer.  Monday-Friday, between 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 

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Contact & Location


Olin Center
639 38th Street
Rock Island, IL 61201

Career Service Hours

Monday 8:00 am- 4:30 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am- 4:30 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am- 4:30 pm
Thursday 8:00 am- 4:30 pm
Friday 8:00 am- 4:30 pm