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Student employees are an integral part of the daily operation of Smith College. The Student Employment Office offers employment opportunities that support educational and personal goals and help students achieve both professional and personal development.

Do You Work for Dining or Residence Life?

You’ve likely heard about the upcoming unionization vote impacting these two groups of student workers on campus. Learn the ins and outs of unions and what to expect during and after the election. 

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The Massachusetts minimum wage rate rose to $15.00 per hour as of January 1, 2023. Therefore, the base pay rate for students is now $15.00 for on campus jobs and $15.50 for off-campus work study and America Reads positions.

For Student Eligibility, Hiring & Advertising, Timesheets, Approval & Payment

Contact the Payroll Office or Student Employment Office
College Hall 103
413-585-4401 or 413-585-4607
Schedule a meeting with Payroll here.
Schedule a meeting with Student Employment here.

For Student Employment Budgets

Contact the Budget Office
College Hall 204

Contact Student Employment

College Hall 103

Smith College

Northampton, MA 01063