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 nine UFV credits and hold and maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA.

Apply now through CareerLink

Faculty & Staff

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 gain experience and build skills to include on their resume.

  • Work-Study jobs are flexible with class schedules
  • Minimum wage + 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 the posting through CareerLink.

Apply for a UFV Work-Study Grant

IMPORTANT: Please read the Work Study Operational Guidelines 2019.05 before beginning the application process.

  • Call for Work-Study grant applications: January 15
  • Work-Study grant application deadline: February 15
  • Funding decisions sent to applicants via email: March 15

Other Ways to Hire Students

Hire a Co-operative Education Student

Advertise a Job or Volunteer Opportunity


Please feel free to contact regarding any Work-Study inquiries.

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