Student Employment: SMUworks

FAA Title Pictures - EmploymentApplications for SMUworks Academic 2017-2018 positions are now closed.

SMUworks is a bursary-based student employment program that benefits faculty, staff and students alike. Working a part-time job while you study can help fund your education and provide you with valuable training and experience that will help you obtain employment when your graduate.

Students must:

  1. Demonstrate financial need;
  2. Have a GPA of 1.7 or higher;
  3. Be registered full-time for the academic year (academic session) and full-time for the next academic year (summer session);
  4. Be completing a degree or diploma program at Saint Mary’s University (TSL, Upgrading and Visiting students are not eligible);

Faculty and staff who receive a SMUworks grant will have their position posted on HireSMU from September 8 to September 22 at 4:00pm. Each position has different criteria, look at all of the positions and see which positions fit your interest and future goals! Students can apply for as many positions as they would like, but can only be employed in one SMUworks position during each session. Just like in the real world, each position on HireSMU requires an individual application package.

SMUworks Academic 2017-2018 Application Requirements:

  1. Mandatory attendance at a workshop held by Career Services
  2. Submission of the SMUworks Student Application Form (submitted electronically)
  3. Upload your Cover Letter & Resume and apply on HireSMU.

Positions will posted on HireSMU on September 8. Deadline to apply is September 22 at 4:00pm


Financial Aid & Awards

Contact regarding SMUworks program


Phone: 902-496-8726

Student Employment Centre

Contact regarding HireSMU



Career Services

Contact regarding workshops