Work Study

Salem College students may be eligible to participate in a work-study program on campus. The work-study program is available to boarding students who demonstrate financial need after completing the FAFSA and after other financial aid resources have been assessed. 

If a student is eligible for work-study, it will appear on her financial aid award letter. While the award of work-study is an offer of employment, it is not a guarantee of earnings. Students must secure their own employment with one of the hiring departments. Students may earn up to $1600 in an academic year; therefore, students work approximately 7.5 hours each week during the fall and spring semesters. A student may not exceed $1600; however, a student may not earn the entire awarded amount if she does not work all of her hours. All work-study students are paid NC minimum wage which is $7.25/hour.

Please keep in mind that since work-study is not a guarantee of earnings, it will not be reflected on the billing statement from the Business Office. Students are responsible for paying the entire amount shown on the bill. If a student decides to participate in work-study, she will receive a paycheck each month for any hours actually completed.

Inclement Weather

Due to inclement weather, all classes have been canceled and all offices will be closed on Monday, February 15, 2016.

Scholarship Weekend events scheduled for Monday, February 15, will take place in the Single Sisters House.

Tue Feb 16 00:00:00 EST 2016