Admissions & Aid

Student Employment

 

Student Employment at SMC

Students interested in working at SMC as student workers can find information about applying for part-time student help or a federal work study job at Santa Monica College, as well as information on the skills and characteristics of a successful employee. Our pay rate is $15./hr.

To work as a student employee at SMC, you must have a valid Social Security Card with the correct spelling of your name. F-1 students will be given a form letter to request an SS card from the Social Security Office.

The Financial Aid Office will begin accepting employment applications every June. Authorization for employment will begin on the first day of the academic year: July 1.

Continuing student employees must complete a new Application Contract, Student Sick Leave and Mandated Reporter Status Forms and the FERPA training annually. 

Two Sources of Funding

Students

How to Apply

Career Services Center

For On-Campus Jobs, you need to fill out Student Employment Documents.

  • These jobs are only listed on this site and not available in the Financial Aid Office.
  • When you find an on-campus job, you will need to bring your employment paperwork to your supervisor to provide to the Financial Aid Office.

Faculty/Staff

How to Apply

SMC faculty, staff and administrators who are interested in hiring a student worker can find information on how to list a job, as well as the general procedures and requirements to employ a student worker at SMC.

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How it Works

Office Contact

  • Phone: 310-434-4343
  • Fax: 310-434-3650
  • Email: financialaid@smc.edu
  • Location: SSC 1st Floor (Campus closed, operating remotely

Office Hours

  • Monday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.