Your  Account:
Office of Human Resources(760) 750-4418hr@csusm.eduCraven Hall 1200 333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Road San Marcos, CA 92078

Student Employment

Students are eligible to work on campus during the academic year if they are enrolled in a minimum of 6 undergraduate units or 4 graduate units.

Student employees are appointed into a classification by their departments based on:

  • Enrollment Status
  • Citizenship Status
  • Financial Aid Status
  • Nature of Work
Classification Job Code Description
Student Assistant 1870 U.S. Citizen/Permanent Resident
Federal Work Study Student Assistant 1871 U.S. Citizen/Permanent Resident; Has a federal work study award - if you are unsure if you are FWS eligible, please contact the Financial Aid Office by emailing finaid@csusm.edu
Non-Resident Alien Student Assistant 1868 Non-U.S. Citizen (typically an F-1 Visa holder); Required to complete  online tax compliance assessment
Instructional Student Assistant 1150 Represented classification that performs academic-related work (grading,tutoring,etc.); See Office of Faculty Affairs
Work Study Instructional Student Assistant 1151 Represented classification that performs academic-related work; Has a federal work study award; See Office of Faculty Affairs
Summer Bridge Student Assistant 1874

U.S. Citizen/Permanent Resident; Not enrolled in summer session courses or enrolled in less than 6 undergraduate units or 4 graduate units. Able to work up to 40 hours per week, but is not eligible for overtime; Student must be enrolled at CSUSM in the prior Spring semester and enroll at least half-time at CSUSM in the following Fall semester.

Mandatory enrollment in the Part-Time, Seasonal, Temporary (PST) retirement program.

Student Resources

Hiring Department Resources:

Office of Human Resources(760) 750-4418hr@csusm.eduCraven Hall 1200 333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Road San Marcos, CA 92078