Work Study Employment

The Campus Activities Office employs a number of students through the Federal Work Study system.  Staff members will be selected based on completion of the below requirements, and a brief interview if necessary.


1.   Must be a full time McKendree Student with either Federal or Institutional work study

2.   Must be able to work weekend and/or evening shifts

3.   Shall have a minimum of 5 hours of Federal Work Study allotted per week

4.   Completed general work study application with the Office of Financial Aid (application can be found at  

5.   Completed Financial Aid Checklist and required signatures

6.   Completed online application for Campus Activities Work Study


Salary, Benefits, and Outcomes

1.   Minimum wage
2.   (2) Free staff shirts (Lair positions)to be worn during shifts (additional shirts available for purchase)
3.   Exposure to a fun and active environment on campus!

4.   Demonstrate effective written and verbal communication skills

5.   Enhance time management, problem solving, and teamwork skills

6.   Understand and apply professional and ethical responsibility

7.   Gain practical work experience as related to one's major (certain positions)


Current Staff Positions(click links to apply)

1.  Campus Activities Board - Executive Board Positions (Traditions only)

2.  Lair Equipment Desk/Concessions Worker (Currently Filled)

3.  Lair Manager  (Currently Filled)

4.  Graphic Artist

5.  Van Driver

6.  Office Assistant (Currently Filled)