Work Study

Southeast Technical College students with financial need may be eligible for on-campus employment though the Federal Work-Study (FWS) program. Financial need is defined by the Department of Education and students must file the Free Application for Student Aid (FAFSA) to determine eligibility. The FAFSA is available online at after Oct. 1 each year. 

To check the status of your work-study eligibility, please stop by the Financial Aid office or contact us at 605-367-7867 or 

Please do not apply for work-study jobs unless you have checked your work-study eligibility first. When students are interested in a work-study job, it is the student's responsibility to contact the supervisor of the work-study position, after they have checked their eligibility with financial aid. If hired, students must complete all necessary paperwork before beginning work. Students will need their Drivers’ License, Social Security card, & a voided check. Pay is $12.00 per hour. Background check is required. 
Please contact the Financial Aid Office at 605-367-7867 for more information or if you have any questions.

Current Work-Study Positions 

Department:  Student Success Center/Library
Supervisor:  Erica Strouth
Phone number:  605-367-5869
Building:  Mickelson Building, Room #252

Needs workstudy assistance for:
Spring 2022 -- 10 hours per week

Duties and Responsibilities:

A variety of duties including customer service, data entry, scanning/photocopying, and other tasks as assigned. Individual will direct Student Success Center visitors and provide assistance for Student Success staff.                         

Skills / Requirements:

Individual should have a good working knowledge of computers, clerical skills, and the communication skills necessary to provide excellent customer service.  Applicants must be able to work with limited supervision. Also requires attention to detail and the ability to work appropriately with confidential information.

Contact Financial Aid for eligibility information:
Financial Aid Office
Mickelson Building