Two types of employment
For resume and job search tips, call (480) 423-6539 to meet with an Academic & Career Advisor.
There are two types of on-campus employment opportunities for students:
- Federal Work Study jobs are available to students who have applied for and been awarded federal work-study money through the Financial Aid Office.
- Budgeted student jobs are sometimes available on campus for students currently enrolled in coursework. Limited availability varies from department to department.
It takes a lot of work and resources to find the right job. Here are three important steps to follow along with some resources:
Steps to Finding the Right Job
The Maricopa Community College District hosts a career resources website with a job board for local employers who want to hire current students and alumni. Visit Maricopa Career Link to register and view job postings.
- Follow-up letters and thank you notes: Follow up with a thank you note to show employers you are willing to go the extra mile.