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, 2021 - September 5, 2021

 40 per week
  
Academic Year Employment# of Hours
 September 6, 2021 - December 25, 202120 per week
 December 26, 2021 - January 15, 2022 (Winter Break)40 per week
 

January 16, 2022 - May 14, 2022

 

May 15, 2022-June 19, 2022

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.