Office Hours

Academic Year Hours

Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Phone: (413) 542-2296
Fax: (413) 542-2628

Welcome to student employment at Amherst College! Students have many opportunities to work  and gain valuable experience to compliment their studies.


Working on Campus

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Information for Student Employees

From finding a position to understanding payroll regulations, student employees have a number of responsibilities to consider before and after they begin working on campus.

Visit the Information for Students page to learn more.

Information for Employers

Campus employers can take a number of steps to ensure that students are aware of positions on campus and have the information they need to make informed decisions regarding employment opportunities.

Visit the Information for Employers page to learn more.

Information for International Students

F-1 Visa holders are eligible to work at any position on campus, but are NOT eligible to work at off-campus federal work-study sites. Consult the International Student Office about the possibility of working at one of the other Five Colleges.

Visit the Information for International Students page to learn more.