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My JobHawk

JobHawk is used by students to search for and apply to jobs that are posted by faculty and staff. Supervisors communicate directly through the site to set up interviews, submit hiring paperwork. Jobs are also posted for off-campus employers looking to hire our talented students.

There are currently several types of student employment available. Each type of employment has varying eligibility criteria, application types and funding sources. The following information will explain each type and who qualifies.

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For more information, visit the student employment site, which includes: forms, FAQs, International Students, and the Student Employee of the Year program.

 Federal Work Study/Student Employment


UMass Lowell students enrolled full-time in traditional undergraduate or graduate degrees, that file a FAFSA form, and meet specific need based criteria will receive notification of award with their financial aid package.

How to Apply:

  • Students must complete a FAFSA for the current academic year
  • Indicate on FAFSA (question 31) that you are interested in work 
  • Demonstrate financial need as determined by UMass Lowell and federal financial aid formulas
  • Students are awarded on a funds available basis as part of their financial aid packages
  • Students who receive a work award may log on to JobHawk to apply for jobs

 Job Location and Development


Any enrolled student. Positions are located at off-campus employers, not affiliated with UMass Lowell.

How to Apply:

  • Log into JobHawk
  • Search for jobs
  • Apply through JobHawk to receive contact information for individual company
  • Submit resume to them directly

 Departmental Employment


Any enrolled student

How to Apply: