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Our Mission Statement

Our mission is to enhance student learning and meet departmental student employment needs by providing meaningful work experiences.



The Student Work Experience Center is located on the 5th floor of the new Student Success Center.

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  • JOB SCAM If you applied or contacted "Mary Kennedy" on our Summer Jobs board please do not give any information or send any money this is a Job Scam! The position has been removed from JMU's Summer Job board.
  • Summer Jobs are being posted! Please go to Summer Jobs at the left hand side of this page to view current summer job postings.
  • ATTENTION STUDENTS:  We have been notified of various emails being sent to new, incoming students regarding employment opportunities.  Please check our website first for employers/families who are registered with us to post for off campus jobs.  On- campus jobs are posted on Job link or through one of the affiliates on campus (E-Follett, JMU Post Office, Aramark).  Please  view here  for the job posting disclaimer and what you need to know to avoid potential job scams. 
  • Click here to view the 2015-2016 Student Employee Handbook



  • The Electronic I9 is now available! Departments will need to help new student employees complete Section 1 of the Electronic I9 only. The paper I9 form and the On-board form will no longer be accepted. Instructional Video
  • Note: The Checklist for Supervisors of Transferring or Separating Employees needs to be completed for any transfering or separating student employee. All departments MUST complete the Checklist if a student employee is leaving your department or going on break over the summer.
  • Reminder- If you have student employees whose contract has ended, or will end and will no longer be working for you or your department, please remember to remove their access from any Peoplesoft System (HRMS, SA, Finance, etc.). Please complete the IS Access Request Form to remove access.
  • Click here to view the 2015-2016 Supervisor Handbook for Student Employees

Local Employers


  • Please read guidelines to post positions with our office here before completing posting form. 
  • To post a part-time job on our website for free, please fill out this form.
  • To remove a part-time job posted on our website, please fill out this form.
Please note:  The Student Work Experience Center will follow-up with anyone desiring to post any childcare, babysitting, or personal assistant or related position before a decision is made whether or not to post the position on our job posting site.

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