Timesheets & Getting Paid


In order to receive your paycheck, you must submit a timesheet for each period worked.  To do so, complete the following steps:

  1. Follow the listing of pay periods on the Work-Study pay schedule.
  2. Go to the My Timesheets section of the FWS system.
  3. Create an online timesheet for the corresponding period.
  4. Submit timesheet to supervisor/departmental administrator for approval by the due date on the FWS Pay Schedule.



Direct Deposit of Paychecks

Columbia University offers the convenience of having paychecks directly deposited into an employee's bank account. You can sign up for direct deposit safely and securely through the myColumbia site.

For further instructions on how to set up your direct deposit log in with your UNI and password to see a complete video by going to Direct Deposit  HR Online Instructions.