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, 2020 - September 6, 2020

 40 per week
  
Academic Year Employment# of Hours
 September 7, 2020 - December 27, 202020 per week
 December 28, 2020 - January 10, 2021 (Winter Break)40 per week
 

January 11, 2021 - April 25, 2021

 

April 26, 2021-June 20, 2021

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.