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Student employment

The student employment program assists undergraduate and graduate students in locating employment at SCAD and includes the Federal Work-Study program. Students must meet eligibility requirements to participate. Eligible students must complete the hiring process. The pay rate is typically federal minimum wage, and students may work a maximum of 20 combined hours per week.


To be eligible for student employment, students must meet requirements.

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How to apply for student employment

New SCAD students may apply for student employment via MySCAD after orientation.

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Completing the hiring process

Students hired to work must complete the I-9 process with designated staff prior to working.

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Federal work-study

Student Employment at SCAD includes the U.S. Department of Education's Federal Work-Study program.

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Working in the local area

Students who do not qualify for the SCAD student employment program may opt to pursue employment in the local area.


Frequently asked questions

Get answers to frequently asked questions about student employment.

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