Student Employment

Supervisor Resources

If you will be hiring student workers for Spring 2017 (or if you need additional summer help) now is the time to post those positions on Handshake!

2017-2018 SMU Work Study program dates

  • August 19, 2017 – May 11, 2018

On average we have 1,400 student jobs on campus each year, and each student position requires several steps from Job Posting to Payroll. Please make sure you are advertising your open student positions on Handshake, completing your New Hire student paperwork, and contacting HR and Payroll with any questions about policies and procedures!

Helpful Contacts

Student Employment Information

SMU Payroll
Help Desk: 214-768-2073,

SMU Human Resources
Front Desk: 214-768-3311
Hiring Students
Hiring Temporary Staff

International Student Services
Front Desk: 214-768-4475,