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Community Service Federal Work-Study Jobs

Saint Louis University Community Service Federal Work-Study Program allows students to earn $12.50 per hour working at a local nonprofit agency. SLU students can gain valuable experience while making a difference.

Create Your Own Community Service FWS Experience

Students who already volunteer as youth tutors at a school or nonprofit organization in the St. Louis region can use their experience to earn FWS funds, if they have them. This can include students who are volunteering as part of a clinical, practicum, internship or other field experience, as long as it involves tutoring youth. If your site is open to enrolling in the program, and you are FWS-eligible, please complete this form to start the process.

Before completing the form, be sure to communicate with your site to explain the program, and have a screenshot of your 2023-2024 Award Overview from Banner listing your FWS award and amount.

Current Community Service FWS Positions   

Community Service Federal Work-Study (FWS) jobs available for the Summer 2024 term are listed below by site. Each site has a short description of its mission. 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 $12.50 per hour.

Students must be FWS-eligible. For summer enrollment and application, students should contact the Work Study Office at In addition to securing a job, students must enroll in the program by contacting Bobby Wassel at 314-977-2041 or

* Indicates that transportation is not required.

City Garden Montessori School

SLU-sponsored charter school serving youth in grades K-8.

  • Summer School Teaching Assistant

City of Webster Groves

Smart Kids, Inc.

After-school community program that assists under-served youth in grades K-8 with homework.