Both University and community employers utilize HireaHawk to post student employment opportunities.

The student employment portion of the database will list the following types of jobs:

  • University part-time hourly
  • Work-Study (to search for work-study jobs, students must be awarded work-study)
  • Local community part-time hourly

To search for student jobs, view the Student HireaHawk Instructions (PDF) or follow the steps below:

  • Log into (If you have difficulty logging into HireaHawk, contact the Pomerantz Career Center at or 319-335-1023.)
  • Under the Jobs & Internships tab, select HireaHawk Jobs & Interviews
  • Use the Advanced Search to indicate Student Employment in Position Type
  • If you have been awarded Work-Study, indicate Yes in Federal Work-Study
    • If you do not know if you have been awarded Work-Study, view your Award Notification in MyUI.
    • Be prepared to verify the dollar amount of your Work-Study award with potential employers
  • Indicate the semester for which you are looking for work under Semester Student Employment Job is Available

For questions regarding HireaHawk or further career development and assistance options, visit the Pomerantz Career Center or UI STEP (Student to Employed Professional) websites.

Contact Information:

Student Employment
213 Calvin Hall

Pomerantz Career Center
C310 Pomerantz Center