The usual expectation is that a student will be able to earn about $2,200 from work during the 2016-2017 academic year. This represents about six to eight hours of work each week. Job opportunities include work on campus in the College's food service, physical plant, libraries, laboratories, art gallery and studios, and academic and administrative offices. The range of hourly wages for student employment on campus in 2016-2017 is from $11.00 to $12.00 (as of January 2017, Massachusetts minimum wage increased to $11.00 per hour).
There are two kinds of student employment: