Employers of UI Students

The Office of Student Financial Aid is available to assist employers with information on the Federal Work-Study program. Employers can contact staff by calling 319-335-1460 or emailing finaid-workstudy@uiowa.edu

The Pomerantz Career Center (PCC) staff are available to assist employers who wish to post jobs on the Handshake system.  PCC staff also offer developmental training for employers, such as the Supervising Today's Students series through UI Learning and Development. Employers can contact PCC staff by calliing 319-335-1023 or emailing careercenter@uiowa.edu

Community Service

Community service jobs involve services which improve the quality of life for community residents. Both on-campus and off-campus community service employers offer a variety of jobs that meet the Federal definition of community service. If the position qualifies for community service support, the employer pays 40% of the student's wage up to $10.25/hour and 100% of the wage above $10.25/hour. The Work-Study program pays the remaining 60% up to the amount of the Work-Study award.