Work-Study Basics: Program Calendar

Federal Work-Study Award Period

The Federal Work-Study program runs from July through June. Students may work and be paid through FWS only during the following dates:

 

Summer Employment# of Hours
 

July 1, 2019 - September 1, 2019

 40 per week
  
Academic Year Employment# of Hours
 September 2, 2019 - December 22, 201920 per week
 December 23, 2019 - January 19, 2020 (Winter Break)40 per week
 

January 20, 2020 - May 17, 2020

 

May 18, 2020-June 21, 2020

20 per week

 

40 per week

   

University Holidays

Students may work on University holidays. To learn more about University holidays, use the calendar tool available at the Columbia Human Resources website.