Information for Campus Supervisors

Schreiner University typically employs over 400 students through a combination of  federal and institutional work-study positions, hourly jobs, MOUNTAINEER Internships and other positions compensated through scholarships, grants and/or tuition reduction. Most of these positions are paid hourly, but some provide compensation through grants, scholarships and/or financial aid. Working at Schreiner is ideal for students due to convenient location, flexible scheduling, social networking, and developing relevant, transferable skills. The experience they gain and skills they develop help prepare them “for meaningful and purposeful lives in a changing global society”.

TYPES OF STUDENT EMPLOYMENT

Work-Study Positions

  1. Federal Work-Study (FWS)
    • Open to Schreiner students who have received and accepted Federal Work-Study in their Financial Aid Package
    • Level I positions start at $8.00/hr, with a $0.25/hr raise each year employed. Level II positions start at $9.00/hr and include the same annual increase
    • Students are allowed to work up to 20 hours a week
    • Fullfills MEANINGFUL WORK Certificate requirement*
  2. Institutional Work-Study (IWS)
    • Open to all Schreiner students (may be added after FWS has been depleted)
    • Level I positions start at $8.00/hr, with a $0.25/hr raise each year employed. Level II positions start at $9.00/hr and include the same annual increase
    • Students are allowed to work up to 20 hours a week
    • Fullfills MEANINGFUL WORK Certificate requirement*
  3. Community Service Work-Study (CSWS)
      • Open to Schreiner students who have received and accepted Federal Work-Study in their Financial Aid Package.
      • Level I positions start at $8.00/hr, with a $0.25/hr raise each year employed. Level II positions start at $9.00/hr and include the same annual increase.
      • Students are allowed to work up to 20 hours a week.
      • Students work with a local nonprofit or public agency off campus.
      • Students must provide their own transportation to and from the job site at their own expense.
      • Limited positions available.
      • Fullfills MEANINGFUL WORK Certificate requirement*

Hourly Positions

  • All Schreiner students are eligible for hourly student employment positions that are not part of the work-study program. These positions include Schreiner Ambassadors, Mountaineer Mentors, Research Asssistants, Resident Assistants, Lifeguards and others.
  • Students are allowed to work up to 20 hours a week.
  • Compensation may be in the form of scholarships, grants, financial aid, etc.
  • Minimum pay is $8.00, but some positions may start at a higher rate.
  • Fullfills MEANINGFUL WORK Certificate requirement*
  • NOTE: Campus jobs and paid internships are also available with Chartwells, our campus food services and catering provider.

 MOUNTAINEER Internships

  • Open to all Schreiner students
  • Paid on-campus internship in a department related to academic major (eligible for Work-Study)
  • Minimum of 10 weeks
  • Typically one semester, but the potential to extend into an additional semester
  • Limited positions on campus
  • Fullfills MEANINGFUL WORK Certificate requirement*
  • NOTE: Students may also use this program for academic credit (subject to requirements of major/degree plan).

For more information regarding student employment, internships, or any type of experiential learning, contact David Reast: dreast@schreiner.edu