Student Employment

Student employment programs help students pay for their living expenses while they are enrolled in an academic program. Additionally, work programs may contribute more than financial assistance to your Harvard Chan School education. In an increasingly competitive job market, employers may more strongly consider applicants with both work and academic experience. Also, the Harvard Chan School and the community benefit from the unique talents and experiences you bring to the workplace.

Some student employment options to consider:


  • Domestic & International Students
  • Academic Departments make decisions

Federal Work-Study

  • Domestic Students Only
  • OFA makes award decisions

On-Campus & Off-Campus Employment

  • Domestic & International Students
  • Students apply directly with the on-campus or off-campus employer