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Community Services Federal Work Study Jobs

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 2018-2019 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

Arts and Education Council

Non-profit organization that brings arts awareness and education to under-served communities throughout St. Louis.

Big Brothers Big Sisters

Non-profit organization that connects "Bigs" to "Littles" for a one-on-one youth mentoring relationship.

Campus Kitchen

This on-campus soup kitchen in Reinert Hall provides hundreds of meals each week to the elderly, disabled and low-income residents around campus.

City Garden Montessori School

SLU-sponsored charter school for children grades K-8, serving the neighborhoods of Forest Park Southeast and Tower Grove.

Collegiate School of Medicine and Bioscience

Earthdance Farms

This non-profit organization in North County maintains multiple community garden areas to provide produce and educational outreach to the local community.

Flance Early Learning Center

This pre-school serves low-income children ages 6 weeks to 6 years in North St. Louis.

Gateway Greening

Non-profit organization that educates and empowers people to strengthen their communities through gardening and urban agriculture.

Gateway to the Great Outdoors

This non-profit organization aims to bring outdoor environmental education and experiences to under-served youth in the city of St. Louis.

Gateway Elementary/Middle School

This SLPS school serves youth grades K-8 near campus.

Gene Slay Boys and Girls Club

Community organization that provides after-school educational and recreational activities for under-served youth.

Good Life Growing

Community organization that creates and helps sustain eco-friendly gardens in food desert areas throughout North St. Louis

Grand Center Arts Academy

Charter school north of campus for grades 6-12, with a focus on the fine and performing arts.

Mission STL

Mission St. Louis provides multiple social services to adults, youth, and families living in poverty in the City of St. Louis.

The Fit and Food Connection

Non-profit organization that provides education and programming around healthy eating and physical well-being.

St. Cecilia School

Parish school serving a predominantly Hispanic population in South City.

St. Louis College Prep

Middle and high school in south St. Louis serving youth and families.

Urban Harvest

This nonprofit operates rooftop community gardens to bring fresh produce to food deserts in north St. Louis.

Urban Strategies

Non-profit organization serving youth and parents living low-income housing developments throughout North St. Louis.

*Indicates a job that is within walking distance of campus or a Metrolink Station.