Looking for a part-time campus job?

Are you looking for a part-time student job for the upcoming semester, academic year or summer? You have come to the right place. 

Student Applicants will apply for campus jobs as either an Internal or External Applicant.

Any student may seek available on-campus job openings here.

Federal Work-Study (FWS) eligible students:

  • Confirm FWS eligibility on your myPurdue under Financial Aid - Award Overview
  • Inform your potential employer(s) if you have FWS eligibility

Note:  students will need acceptable I-9 documentation to start working.


What about an off-campus job?

The Center for Career Opportunities (CCO) helps students with internship and job search strategies, connecting with recruiters and a variety of other job services.  Students may now search for off-campus job positions with a variety of area employers by using myCCO.

Federal Work-Study (FWS) eligible students may view a select number of off-campus, community service positions such as elementary school reading tutors, math tutors, public library openings and many other jobs within approved area non-profit agencies.

Follow these steps to part-time employment using myCCO.

  • Login using your Purdue login and password
  • Students must first upload a resume
  • Click on "Jobs" on the left navigation bar
  • Click on "Discover."  Use the search bar and the "More Filters" search options to find job postings relevant to you
  • Click the "Apply" button and submit the required documents.  If you see that you are Not Qualified, it means you do not meet all screening criteria, including major, degree, graduation date and work authorization
  • Note:  Read the job posting carefully as the employer may also refer you to the company website to apply
  • Under Position type select Student Employment
  • Under Location use West Lafayette, IN USA or Lafayette, IN USA

Federal Work-Study students

  • Keywords:  Using Federal Work-Study, Work-Study, FWS, Community Service, part-time, local, non-profit agency, public agencies, Elementary tutor, Reading tutor, math tutor, may help narrow the search
  • Under Position Types select Work-Study

The Office of Professional Practice (OPP) offers formal programs in Co-Op experiences, internships and research formats. 

Note:  International students must follow all work restrictions related to student visa status.

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