Student Employment Opportunities

The Department of Architecture employs students for a range of positions within the school. Positions range from teaching and research assistants for various professors and faculty to running exhibits and lecturesPreference for employment in the Department of Architecture is given to students who are Work-Study eligible. 

In a Work-Study program, the employer pays 40 percent of the student's wages; the rest is subsidized by federal or state funds. International students are ineligible for Work-Study. To qualify for Work-Study jobs you must demonstrate financial need and have a Work-Study award as part of your overall financial aid award.

More information can be found at the UW Financial Aid Office.

Available Work-Study positions at the UW are posted on the UW Office of Student Financial Aid website. Please keep in mind that Work Study is only one type of job on campus. There are non-work study positions on-campus and other part-time employment jobs off-campus too.

Students eligible for Work-Study and interested in finding a Work-Study position in the department should email a cover letter and résumé to Shanna Sukol,


If you are Work-Study eligible and have been offered a Work-Study position and have never worked for the UW: 

Please visit the Work-Study Office in 520 Schmitz Hall for a Work Study Job Referral Form.

Bring the Work Study Job Referral Form, a completed  Federal I-9 Form, and original ID according to the instructions on page 9 of the I-9 Form (please read carefully as only certain combinations of ID are accepted) to:

Shanna Sukol
Program Manager
Gould Hall 208G