Through the SLU Community Service Federal Work Study Program, students can earn $10 per hour working at a local non-profit. You can gain valuable experience, all while making a difference.
Community Service Federal Work Study (FWS) jobs available for the 2019-2020 school year are listed below by site. Each site has a short description of their mission. Simply click on the job listing for a preview, then follow the links to log in and apply via Handshake, SLU's job database. All jobs listed pay $10 per hour.
Students must be FWS-eligible. In addition to securing a job, students must enroll in the program by contacting Bobby Wassel at 314-977-2041 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Indicates a job that is within walking distance of campus or a Metrolink Station.
Arts and Education Council
Non-profit organization that provides arts education in schools, and advocates for the arts' continued role in the education process.
Big Brothers Big Sisters
Non-profit organization near campus that matches mentors up with youth in need.
City Garden Montessori School
SLU-sponsored charter school serving mixed-income families with children grades K-8 in the Montessori tradition.
Earthdance Farm Organic School
Non-profit organization in North St. Louis that operates community gardens, working to get produce to families living in food deserts.
Fit and Food Connection
Non-profit organization that works to improve health behaviors of low-income families in North County, especially nutrition and exercise.
- Administrative Intern*
- Fitness and Nutrition Program Intern
- Food Assistance Intern
- Volunteer Coordination Intern*
Good Life Growing
Community organization that builds and maintains community gardens in various neighborhoods of North St. Louis
Hawthorn Leadership School for Girls
Charter school serving girls in grades 6-12 in North St. Louis with a focus on STEM education and leadership development.
LifeWise STL (formerly Kingdom House)
Community center located near downtown St. Louis that provides an array of social services to youth, families, and the elderly.
Mission St. Louis - Beyond School
Community and neighborhood focused organization that runs after-school programs at various locations throughout St. Louis.
- Beyond School Assistant - St. Louis Language Immersion School*
- Beyond School Assistant - Lafayette Preparatory Academy
Non-profit organization providing youth and community services to those living in the Ville neighborhood of North St. Louis.
Urban Harvest STL
Non-profit organization growing rooftop community gardens to educate people on the importance of healthy eating, as well as to provide fresh food to those living in food deserts.