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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Student Part-Time Employment

Minnesota State Mankato provides student employment through state and federal work-study and regular student employment. Our institution depends on the work of our student employees and they are an important part of the Minnesota State Mankato team. On-campus employment can allow students to gain work experience, earn money in a convenient setting, and develop skills relevant to employment after graduation.

Hiring Students

Our Career Development Center recommends that departments hire all regular student help through This service is free, and provides a fair process to find and hire the best student candidates.

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For more information on hiring students through mavjobs, go to and click on “Employers".

What you need to know...

  • Student employees must meet one of the following student payroll requirements:
    • Student Help Program
    • Federal Work-study Program
  • When hiring students under regular student employment (Student Help Program), be sure to follow payroll requirements from Business Services. (See web site)