Career Centre

Work-Study Program

Work on Campus

Build your skills while you study. The Work-Study program allows you to gain 120 hours of professional employment experience over the course of one semester in conjunction with your studies.

Work-Study students are required to be enrolled in a minimum of 9 UFV credits, and hold and maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA.

Apply now through CareerLink

Hire Students to Work on Campus

The Work-Study Grant Program provides full-time UFV students with the opportunity to work part-time on campus. These professional employment opportunities help students build skills to include on their resume.

  • Work-Study jobs are flexible with class schedules
  • $12.65 / hour (+ 10% in lieu of vacation and statutory holidays)
  • Each position is 120 hours to be completed within one semester

Faculty and staff post their positions and students apply directly to them through CareerLink.

Apply for a UFV Work-Study Grant


  • Call for Work-Study grant applications: 15 Jan
  • Work-Study grant application deadline: 15 Feb
  • Funding decisions sent via email to applicants: 15 Mar


Please read the Operational Guidelines before beginning the application process:

‌ WorkStudyGrantProgram.ApplicationForm.2019.05


Other Ways to Hire Students

Hire a Co-operative Education Student

Advertise A Job Or Volunteer Opportunity

Direct Employer Leads/Contacts To Us

Career Centre Events


"The Career Centre played a major role in obtaining my co-op placement. I really liked the approach it follows to assist students with the whole placement process."

  • – Raminder Kaur Sandhu
  •    Bachelor of Computer Information Systems Student
Read more

Contact Us