WKU On-Campus Student Employment & Experiences

About WKU On-Campus Student Employment & Experiences

Welcome to the WKU On-Campus Student Employment & Experiences portal. If you are a WKU student looking for a part-time job, internship, or volunteer experience on WKU's campus, search and apply for opportunities here. Notice: To be hired for an on-campus job, you must have a current year FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) on file with the WKU Student Financial Assistance Office.

If you are looking for off-campus opportunities, search the jobs tab in Handshake or browse the homepage. If you are looking for employment at Western Kentucky University as a faculty or staff member visit

If you have questions, please contact the WKU Advising and Career Development Center at 270-745-3095 or by email at


WKU student worker

May 2019 - December 2019 Elizabethtown, KY
“I loved the flexibility of working around my schedule of classes. The staff and students were welcoming and fun to interact with and always kept me entertained. ”

Federal Workstudy

February 2019 Owensboro, KY
“I love the family like support that I receive from everyone on the WKU-O campus. I also love the flexibility for my internships and classes. Being a single mom this is so important, I am able to juggle classes, work, and my kiddos without worrying about having to work nights or weekends. ”
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