$400,000 is available through the Work Study Program each year to enable faculty and staff at UBC's Okanagan campus to create outstanding student employment opportunities.
(May - Aug, 2018) & (Sept, 2018 - Apr, 2019)
Thank you, look for the 2019 Call for Proposals next year!
Working on campus is an excellent way for students to learn through doing, create strong connections within the UBC Community and develop professional skills required for life beyond their degree.
The Work Study Program provides a minimum wage subsidy to faculty and staff at UBC's Okanagan campus who are committed to providing outstanding on-campus employment opportunities for students. Funding is awarded to eligible employers via a competitive application and adjudication process.
2018 Info Sessions
To learn more about the Work Study program, including changes for 2018, please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org to attend an info session.
Mon Dec. 11
"Hiring a Student" workshop ADM 006
|Tue Dec. 12||9:00-10:00am||Work Study Info session ART 276|
|Wed Dec. 13||1:00-2:00pm||Work Study Info session EME 4218|
|Thu Dec. 14||9:30-10:30am||Work Study Info session UNC 334|
|Thu Dec. 14||11:00am-12:00||Work Study Info session SCI 253|
|Fri Dec. 15||10:00-11:00am||Work Study Info session CCS 322|
|Mon Jan. 8||10:00-11:00am||Work Study Info session ART 276|
|Tue Jan. 9||10:00-11:00am||Work Study Info session SCI 253|
|Thu Jan. 11||10:00- 11:00am||Work Study Info session EME 4218|
|Mon Jan. 15||1:00- 2:00pm||Work Study Info session UNC 208|
|Tue Jan. 16||1:00- 2:00pm||
Work Study Info session UNC 208
|Thu Jan. 18||1:00- 2:00pm||Work Study Info session UNC 208|
Coordinator, Work Study Program
Student Experience Office, UNC 329
Last reviewed 2/1/2018 9:21:23 AM
Jan 1-31, 2018
Applications are now closed.
New in 2017!
Improved scoring rubric
Provides further clarification on funding criteria
Max 2 applications per person
Max 680 summer hrs | 816 winter hrs per application
Proposals must indicate how they contribute to campus goals & priorities
Employers may be selected for a site visit mid-way through a session.
Site visits provide an opportunity for the Work Study office to meet with student(s) and supervisors to hear about experiences and review how learning outcomes are achieved.