Loyola University Maryland

Office of Financial Aid

Federal Work-Study

The Federal Work Study (FWS) program is a need-based aid program, eligibility for which is determined via the results of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), offers full-time students valuable work experience and flexibility to work around their class schedule. Work study eligible students are able to find and apply for work study jobs via their Handshake account. Please check the list frequently as it is subject to change. Required employment and tax forms can be found on the Human Resources webpage. . 

You may begin your job search as soon as you are notified, via email, of the procedures required to obtain a position. If you experience difficulty in finding a position, contact Brianna Perry in the Human Resources Office at bperry1@loyola.edu or Diane Roche in the Financial Aid Office at droche@loyola.edu.

Student Wages

The current state mandated minimum wage is  $12.50 per hour and is the hourly rate of pay a student will earn.

Federal Work Study Handbook

The Federal Work-Study Handbook provides the policies and procedures associated with work-study student employment at Loyola. The information is helpful to both first-time and returning work-study students who are participating in the Federal Work Study program . 

Please refer to the information in the manual to answer any of the questions you might have about the Federal Work-Study Program.  The staff of both financial aid and human resources are available to assist you with further questions.

  • Office of Financial Aid, Humanities 211, 410-617-2061, Diane Roche
  • Human Resources Office, 5000 York Road, 410-617-1372, Brianna Perry
  • Payroll, 5000 York Road, 410-617-1349, Alicia Townes