By: Robin Guevara, Student Employment It might seem a bit early to think about spring — much less summer — but right when students return after winter break for the spring semester, they will have the opportunity to apply for either summer financial aid, or summer work study. The ONLY way for students to be

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By: Robin Guevara Gonzaga’s Student Employment office is a place where your student will always find an open door and helpful, resourceful staff who will go to great lengths to find the best answer to your student’s questions. We are part of the Student Financial Services Division and work closely with Financial Aid, giving us

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By: Robin Guevara Securing a job in the fall can be easier for your student if you are both aware of the following information: Federal Work Study Know if your student is eligible for Federal Work Study (FWS).  This is part of your student’s financial aid award and can be accessed through Zagweb. FWS jobs

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By: Robin Guevara, Student Employment Manager Students who will be in Spokane over summer, whether taking classes or not, can apply for Summer Federal (on-campus) or State (off-campus) work study.  The process is very quick but is separate from the academic year.  Students can apply at https://zagweb.gonzaga.edu/summeraidapp.  It is possible to be eligible for work

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By: Robin Guevara, Student Employment Manager There is much you can do to help your student be ready to join the workforce after graduation.  While families may be already encouraging their student to get a job in order to help pay for school, there is an even bigger pay-off for students than their paycheck.  Employers

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By: Robin Guevara, Student Employment Manager Students still looking for a job should go directly to Student Employment to inquire.   Students who have FWS eligibility have a list of jobs still to choose from, which can be picked up from our office in College Hall 126.  Those without work study eligibility should be looking for

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Robin Guevara, Student Employment Manager There are still plenty of FWS jobs to be filled. Students should come to College Hall 126 to pick up the current list. Institutional Jobs are pretty much gone with the exception of Sodexo. Students should apply directly to the Sodexo Office or at the BARC. The SWS program is

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By: Catrina Rambo In early August, students who have been awarded off-campus work study for the upcoming academic year will be reminded of this opportunity to work for a local employer and earn money while attending college.  Now is a great time for students to begin thinking about whether this is a good fit and

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By: Robin Guevara Will your student be looking to get a job in the fall?  Students who work 10-15 hours on campus are actually better students, it turns out, so don’t be wondering if your student will have time or not.  Students have several ways to work while going to Gonzaga. An email has already been

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In a matter of days, Hope Keaney will walk across the commencement stage, leaving behind her college life. Friends, roommates, campus activities — the Gonzaga senior will miss them all. “It is bittersweet,” said Keaney, a history major. “However, I do feel ready to take on a new challenge and begin my next project as

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