Student job program on campus

We know the main job of a student – is to be a student – so the Student Works employment program offers full-time students with financial need the convenience of an on-campus job that works around their schedule.

Fall & Winter Program (part-time employment)

  • Offers part-time, on-campus employment from late September to late March.
  • Students may work up to 12 hours per week.
  • Apply for Fall/Winter jobs in September.

Spring & Summer Program (full-time employment)

***to apply student must be returning to the Mount to study full-time in both Fall 2020 and Winter 2021

  • Offers full-time on-campus employment between May – August.
  • Students work 35 hours per week.
  • Apply for Spring/Summer jobs in March.

What are the wages?

Student Works wages are 100% subsidized by the Financial Aid Bursary budget at Mount Saint Vincent University. The hourly pay is always above minimum wage is currently $13.00/hour, plus 4% vacation pay. Effective April 1, 2020 the hourly rate will increase to $14/hr.

How do I Apply?

** Summer 2020 Student Works positions

Given the current COVID-19 circumstances, the university has regrettably made the difficult decision to cancel the Student Works Summer 2020 program.

Students impacted may be eligible for the Canada Emergency Student Benefit program and President’s Student Relief Fund. For more information, visit the Government of Canada’s Support for Students and Recent Graduates Impacted by COVID-19 and visit the University’s Response to COVID-19.