Federal Work-Study


Western University of Health Sciences Federal Work-Study Program


The Federal Work-Study (FWS) Program provides on-campus jobs for our graduate professional students who meet the requirements as listed below.   The program provides employment opportunities for eligible students and encourages them to work in community service jobs or work in positions related to their course of study.  The hiring departments begin to post available positions in August of each academic year.    


In order for a student to be eligible for a FWS position the student must:

Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident

Have completed a current FAFSA 

Have remaining unmet need

Be in good academic standing

Be enrolled at least half-time


Please click on the link below to view the PowerPoint Video Presentation of the program in summary:


FWS at Western University of Health Sciences