First-Year Students and Transfer Students

First-Year and Transfer Student Resources


This page provides information and guidance regarding required actions for student employment at this time. Be sure to click through and read all of the content. More student employment information will be sent to your St. Olaf email address and updated on this page as fall approaches.

Hours Needed to Fulfill Work Award


Student Work Award Amount

$1,000 $1,200 $1,500 $1,800 $2,000 $2,300 $2,700
$9.90 3.2 hrs 3.8 hrs 4.7 hrs 5.7 hrs 6.3 hrs 7.3 hrs 8.5 hrs
$10.15* 3.1 hrs 3.7 hrs 4.6 hrs 5.5 hrs 6.2 hrs 7.1 hrs 8.3 hrs

* Special skills/supervisor/Community-Based Student Employment wage

Hours per week are based on the work award limit and 32 weeks per academic year.